Rebecca Long-Bailey

Shadow Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy

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Salford and Eccles Labour

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.

Last updated: 12 Sep 2018

Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy: Natural Gas 19 Nov 2018

    To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, pursuant to answers provided to questions 106 and 117 at the Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy Committee Oral evidence session on gas storage on 31 October 2018, HC 1666, whether his Department is conducting a review of the UK's gas security.
  • Nuclear Power: Toshiba 12 Nov 2018

    Toshiba’s decision to withdraw from Moorside is a blow to the UK’s energy security, its decarbonisation goals, and the economy of Cumbria. But let us be clear where the real responsibility lies. The Cumbrian chamber of commerce, and the GMB and Prospect trade unions, among others, have all laid the blame with this Government for their lack of clarity over funding and their...

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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

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

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)

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Numerology

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  • Has spoken in 25 debates in the last year — below average amongst MPs. See all Rebecca Long-Bailey’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 83 written questions in the last year — above average amongst MPs.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a low number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2015, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 74.32% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — below average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 0 annotations on this MP’s speeches — below average amongst MPs.
  • This MP’s speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 19–20 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
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  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 111 times in debates — below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 29 Oct 2018.

3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK sources
Name of donor: Unite the Union
Address of donor: 128 Theobald's Road, London WC1X 8TN

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: Three nights’ hotel accommodation at Labour Party conference including breakfast, total value £1,035

Date received: 24 – 26 September 2017

Date accepted: 24 September 2017

Donor status: trade union

(Registered 23 October 2017)

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