Rebecca Long-Bailey

MP, Salford and Eccles

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 generally voted for higher taxes on banks, while most Labour MPs generally voted against. Show votes
  • Rebecca Long-Bailey generally 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 hardly ever rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

Last updated: 22 Feb 2017

Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — Department for Communities and Local Government: Non-domestic Rates: Schools 23 Mar 2017

    To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government, what the Government's policy is on exempting (a) state, (b) free and (c) private schools from the planned increase in business rates due in April 2017.
  • Intellectual Property (Unjustified Threats) Bill [Lords]: Fuel Poverty 21 Mar 2017

    I am delighted to be debating such an important issue with the Minister in this, our first debate together in this Chamber. I welcome the comments he has made thus far. As Members are aware, this debate is a statutory requirement. As such, it is a prime opportunity to examine the efficacy of the Government’s actions to date in tackling fuel poverty. As the Minister has said, it is an...
  • Intellectual Property (Unjustified Threats) Bill [Lords]: Fuel Poverty 21 Mar 2017

    The hon. Gentleman makes a very interesting point. There is scope for communities to regain control of their energy supplies in the longer term. That is certainly something the Government should look at. There are a number of other important points that I would like the Minister to address today, so I will continue with my submission. The health impacts of fuel poverty are worst for those who...

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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 of Health
  • Department for Communities and Local Government
  • Department for Work and Pensions
  • Foreign and Commonwealth Office
  • Welfare Tax Credits
  • Wholesale Trade: Alcoholic Drinks
  • Blood: Contamination
  • Inheritance Tax: Tax Allowances
  • Social Services: Finance

Currently held offices

  • Shadow Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (since 9 Feb 2017)

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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  • Has spoken in 32 debates in the last year — average amongst MPs. See all Rebecca Long-Bailey’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 219 written questions in the last year — well 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 72.97% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — 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 18–19 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") 62 times in debates — well below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 20 Mar 2017.

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