Thangam Debbonaire

Former MP, Bristol West

Bristol West Labour

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Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — Home Office: Deportation: Iraq 27 Apr 2017

    To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, what arrangements are in place between the Government and the Government of Iraq for removing, by charter flight to Iraq, people who have been refused asylum in the UK.
  • Digital Economy Bill: Universal service broadband obligations 26 Apr 2017

    I thank the hon. Lady for giving way a second time. I want to put on record a further concern that I raised by tabling a probing amendment in Committee, but that remains unresolved. Regardless of the appearance of the acts, I am concerned about the welfare and safety of people who may have been coerced, forced or violently pushed into appearing in pornography. We may not be able to tell...
  • Digital Economy Bill: Universal service broadband obligations 26 Apr 2017

    It was a great privilege to work with the hon. Lady on the Committee. Does she share my concern that we do not yet have enough information or clear, research-based evidence about the long-term impact of viewing or appearing in all sorts of different types of pornography?

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Former Labour MP for Bristol West

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

Left the House of Commons on 3 May 2017 — Dissolved for election

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Topics of interest

Thangam Debbonaire campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC

  • Home Office
  • Department for Communities and Local Government
  • Department of Health
  • Department for Culture
  • Media and Sport
  • Department for Education
  • Refugees: Loans
  • Asylum: Children
  • Asylum: EU Law
  • Refugees: Children
  • Homelessness

Other offices held in the past

  • Opposition Whip (Commons) (18 Oct 2016 to 3 May 2017)
  • Shadow Minister (Culture, Media and Sport) (14 Jan 2016 to 18 Oct 2016)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)


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  • Has spoken in 48 debates in the last year — above average amongst MPs. See all Thangam Debbonaire’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 170 written questions in the last year — well above average amongst MPs.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a medium number of messages sent via during 2015, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 27.62% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — well 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 17–18 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
  • 153 people are tracking this MP
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 35 times in debates — well below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

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Last updated: 2 May 2017.


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