Rebecca Long-Bailey

Shadow Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy

Labour MP for Salford and Eccles


Rebecca Long-Bailey’s voting in Parliament

Rebecca Long-Bailey is a Labour MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Labour MPs.

However, Rebecca Long-Bailey sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:

  • Rebecca Long-Bailey voted against replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons system, while most Labour MPs generally voted for. Show votes

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Rebecca Long-Bailey has never rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

Recent appearances

  • Prime Minister’S Statement: European Union (Withdrawal) Acts 19 Oct 2019

    I thank all Members of this House for their passionate contributions. I thank the Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster for sharing his mints with the shadow Front-Bench team earlier. However, that is where my joviality ends. Today is a historic day. It is a day on which the fewer than 650 people sat here now will agonise over whether they are about to make the right choice for their...
  • Prime Minister’S Statement: European Union (Withdrawal) Acts 19 Oct 2019

    Please forgive me for not giving way; we are extremely pushed for time. What does this deal mean for business? I will put it simply; for business, for our industries and for our manufacturing, it reduces access to the market of our biggest trading partner, threatening jobs up and down our country at a time when more investment is needed, not less. There is no economic impact assessment and no...
  • Prime Minister’S Statement: European Union (Withdrawal) Acts 19 Oct 2019

    Greener UK has raised huge concerns, saying that “environmental safeguards are absent from the new withdrawal agreement” and that the Government’s toothless Environment Bill “provides neither an enforcement body with independence… nor a commitment to non-regression in domestic law.” All this is coming at a time when we face a climate crisis across the world, and it is simply...

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Labour MP for Salford and Eccles

Entered the House of Commons on 8 May 2015 — General election

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Topics of interest

Rebecca Long-Bailey campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC

  • Department for Business
  • Energy and Industrial Strategy
  • HM Treasury
  • Department of Health
  • Department for Work and Pensions
  • Department for Communities and Local Government
  • Department for Business
  • Energy and Industrial Strategy: Public Expenditure
  • Welfare Tax Credits
  • Wholesale Trade: Alcoholic Drinks
  • Business: Pay
  • Blood: Contamination

Currently held offices

  • Shadow Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (since 9 Feb 2017)
  • Member, Labour Party National Executive Committee (since 27 Sep 2015)

Other offices held in the past

  • Shadow Chief Secretary to the Treasury (27 Jun 2016 to 9 Feb 2017)
  • Shadow Minister (Treasury) (18 Sep 2015 to 27 Jun 2016)

Previous MPs in this constituency

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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 30 Sep 2019.


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