Vicky Foxcroft

Opposition Whip (Commons)

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Lewisham, Deptford Labour

Vicky Foxcroft’s voting in Parliament

Vicky Foxcroft is a Labour MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Labour MPs.

However, Vicky Foxcroft sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:

  • Vicky Foxcroft generally voted for higher taxes on banks, while most Labour MPs generally voted against. Show votes
  • Vicky Foxcroft generally voted against replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons system, while most Labour MPs generally voted for. Show votes

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Vicky Foxcroft has never rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

Last updated: 29 Jun 2017

Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — Department for Education: Arts: Education 21 Sep 2017

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, what assessment the Government has made of the effect of changes in the number of people studying arts subjects in schools on the effectiveness of UK creative industries.
  • Business of the House 14 Sep 2017

    Is it true, as quoted on Twitter by Paul Waugh and briefed elsewhere, that Government MPs are no longer expected to vote in the—very, very rare—Opposition day debates? I think the last one was in January. I know that the Leader of the House has been asked this several times, so she might want to consider answering with a yes or a no.
  • Digital, Culture, Media and Sport: Sport: Discrimination 14 Sep 2017

    What steps her Department is taking to tackle discrimination in sport.

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Profile

Labour MP for Lewisham, Deptford

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

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Topics of interest

Vicky Foxcroft campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC

  • Home Office
  • Department for Communities and Local Government
  • Department of Health
  • Ministry of Justice
  • Department for Work and Pensions
  • Crimes of Violence: Young People
  • Housing Benefit: Young People
  • Overseas Aid
  • Entry Clearances
  • Electronic Tagging

Currently held offices

  • Opposition Whip (Commons) (since 18 Sep 2015)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Statutory Instruments (Joint Committee) (22 Feb 2016 to 3 May 2017)
  • Member, Statutory Instruments (Select Committee) (22 Feb 2016 to 3 May 2017)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

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  • Has spoken in 27 debates in the last year — average amongst MPs. See all Vicky Foxcroft’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 44 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 94.44% 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 14–15 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") 19 times in debates — well below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 11 Sep 2017.

2. (a) Support linked to an MP but received by a local party organisation or indirectly via a central party organisation
Name of donor: Unite the Union
Address of donor: 128 Theobalds Road, Holborn, London WC1X 8TN

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,000

Donor status: trade union

(Registered 07 July 2017)

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