Tracy Brabin

Shadow Minister (Digital, Culture, Media and Sport)

Labour/Co-operative MP for Batley and Spen


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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Tracy Brabin voted against a reduction in spending on welfare benefits

TheyWorkForYou has automatically calculated this MP’s stance based on all of their votes on the topic. You can browse the source data on

All votes about a reduction in spending on welfare benefits:

  • On 16 Nov 2016: Tracy Brabin 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

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