Rosena Allin-Khan

Shadow Minister (Digital, Culture, Media and Sport) (Sport)

Labour MP for Tooting


Spending on Welfare Benefits

There have been votes in Parliament on the level of spending on welfare benefits. Specific matters voted on include a cap on the overall amount the state spends on welfare each year, the rate of increase of various benefits, and the operation of specific benefits.

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Rosena Allin-Khan consistently voted against a reduction in spending on welfare benefits

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All votes about a reduction in spending on welfare benefits:

  • On 16 Nov 2016: Rosena Allin-Khan voted against reductions to the work allowance element of universal credit and reductions to employment and support allowance and in favour of analysing how changes impact those in different incomes. Show vote
  • On 20 Jul 2016: Rosena Allin-Khan voted not to cut housing benefit for recipients in supported housing. Show vote
  • On 20 Jul 2016: Rosena Allin-Khan voted against reducing public borrowing and against capping welfare spending. Show vote

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