Rachael Maskell

Shadow Minister (Transport)

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York Central Labour/Co-operative

Rachael Maskell’s voting in Parliament

Rachael Maskell is a Labour/Co-operative MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Labour/Co-operative MPs.

However, Rachael Maskell sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:

  • Rachael Maskell voted against replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons system, while most Labour/Co-operative MPs generally voted for. Show votes

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Rachael Maskell has hardly ever rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

Last updated: 23 May 2018

Recent appearances

  • Business Rates — [James Gray in the Chair] 13 Jun 2018

    My constituents will be very disappointed by the Minister’s response, because he did not respond to the specific questions I raised. We have a broken business rates system. The fact that the system takes only £30 billion but requires £9 billion of relief is in itself evidence that it is broken and in need of urgent repair. In the light of the many cases that hon. Members have...
  • Business Rates — [James Gray in the Chair] 13 Jun 2018

    I beg to move, That this House has considered a review of the business rates system. Thank you, Mr Gray, for being in the Chair for this important and timely debate. Almost every day, we learn of a chain of retail stores or local businesses closing their doors, resulting in job losses, people’s lives being thrown into turmoil and empty premises along our high streets. The Centre for...
  • Business Rates — [James Gray in the Chair] 13 Jun 2018

    My hon. Friend makes an excellent point, because it is the small retailers that are really struggling to survive, and it is an issue of survival in the current age. Of course, it is business rates that are at the heart of the decision by businesses as to whether to remain open or close. Other organisations have been brought to my attention that are even worse affected than those with the 600%...

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Labour/Co-operative MP for York Central

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

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Topics of interest

Rachael Maskell campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC

  • Department for Environment
  • Food and Rural Affairs
  • Ministry of Defence
  • Department of Health
  • Department for Education
  • Home Office
  • Flood Control
  • Military Bases: York
  • Gamecock Barracks
  • Academies
  • Air Pollution

Currently held offices

  • Member, Ecclesiastical Committee (Joint Committee) (since 31 Oct 2017)
  • Shadow Minister (Transport) (since 3 Jul 2017)

Other offices held in the past

  • Shadow Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (27 Jun 2016 to 1 Feb 2017)
  • Member, Ecclesiastical Committee (Joint Committee) (28 Oct 2015 to 3 May 2017)
  • Shadow Minister (Defence) (18 Sep 2015 to 27 Jun 2016)
  • Member, Health and Social Care Committee (8 Jul 2015 to 26 Oct 2015)

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Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

Numerology

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  • Has spoken in 166 debates in the last year — well above average amongst MPs. See all Rachael Maskell’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 183 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 WriteToThem.com during 2015, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 86.10% 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 16–17 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
  • 118 people are tracking this MP — email me updates on Rachael Maskell’s activity
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 195 times in debates — average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 4 Jun 2018.

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, London WC1X 8TU

Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: £10,000

Donor status: trade union

(Registered 07 July 2017)
Name of donor: GMB Yorkshire and North Derbyshire Region
Address of donor: Grove Hall, 60 College Grove Road, Wakefield WF1 3RN

Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: £3,000

Donor status: trade union

(Registered 07 July 2017)
Name of donor: Fire Brigades Union
Address of donor: Bradley House, 68 Coombe Rd, Kingston-upon-Thames, Surrey KT2 7AE

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

Donor status: trade union

(Registered 07 July 2017)
Name of donor: Richard Hewison
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000

Donor status: individual

(Registered 07 July 2017)
6. Land and property portfolio: (i) value over £100,000 and/or (ii) giving rental income of over £10,000 a year
Shared ownership with family in a flat in the London Borough of Lewisham. I have a minority share: (i). (Registered 05 June 2015)

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