Ruth George

MP, High Peak

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High Peak Labour

Ruth George’s voting in Parliament

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Last updated: 8 May 2018

Recent appearances

  • Oral Answers to Questions — Treasury: Topical Questions 22 May 2018

    With child poverty set to increase by another 1.5 million by 2022, according to the Economic Council for Equality, what will the Treasury be doing to help the very poorest households?
  • Leaving the Eu: Customs 16 May 2018

    This Parliament, this country, businesses and the rest of the world are looking on in horror as our Government fight like cats in a sack over two unworkable proposals. No one can believe that a democratic country could put itself in this situation, doing so much damage to our businesses, our jobs and our future prospects. The Government are refusing to release information on the advice they...

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Labour MP for High Peak

Entered the House of Commons on 9 June 2017 — General election

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Topics of interest

  • Department for Work and Pensions
  • Home Office
  • Department of Health and Social Care
  • Department for Education
  • Department for Transport
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome
  • Aerials: High Peak
  • Universal Credit
  • Guardianship
  • Railway Stations: Repairs and Maintenance

Currently held offices

  • Member, Work and Pensions Committee (since 11 Sep 2017)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)


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  • Has spoken in 75 debates since joining Parliament — well above average amongst MPs. See all Ruth George’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 75 written questions since joining Parliament — above average amongst MPs.
  • Has voted in 85.44% 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 17–18 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
  • 104 people are tracking this MP — email me updates on Ruth George’s activity
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 48 times in debates — well below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 14 May 2018.

1. Employment and earnings
22 June 2017, received £4,004 from Union of Shop, Distributive and Allied Workers, 188 Wilmslow Road, Manchester M14 6LJ, for work in my previous role as Parliamentary Officer. Hours: no hours since the election. (Registered 06 July 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: Union of Shop, Distributive and Allied Workers
Address of donor: 188 Wilmslow Road, Manchester M14 6LJ

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: postage costs with a value of £2,718

Donor status: trade union

(Registered 06 July 2017)
Name of donor: Union of Shop, Distributive and Allied Workers
Address of donor: 188 Wilmslow Road, Manchester M14 6LJ

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

Donor status: trade union

(Registered 06 July 2017)

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