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Ben Lake’s voting in Parliament
Ben Lake is a Plaid Cymru MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Plaid Cymru MPs.
This is a selection of Ben Lake’s votes.
Consistently voted against reducing central government funding of local government Show votes
0 votes for, 2 votes against, between 2018–2019
Voted for fewer MPs in the House of Commons Show votes
1 vote for, 0 votes against, in 2020
Voted for a more proportional system for electing MPs Show votes
1 vote for, 0 votes against, in 2020
Voted against an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituency Show votes
0 votes for, 1 vote against, in 2020
Almost always voted for more EU integration Show votes
46 votes for, 4 votes against, 10 absences, between 2017–2020
Last updated: 29 Sep 2020.
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To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Affairs, what discussions he has had with his Israeli counterpart on the protection of West Bank Palestinians during the olive harvest season.
As Wales enters a firebreak lockdown tomorrow evening, there are concerns that there will be a week-long gap in support between the end of the furlough scheme and the introduction of the new wage support scheme. It would be good if the Chancellor could consider giving Welsh businesses early access to that scheme. May I ask him to clarify the eligibility criteria, in particular whether...
The Minister mentioned earlier that he will meet the Finance Ministers of Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland later this afternoon. Is he in a position to tell the House whether he expects further support packages for Wales to be announced at that meeting ahead of the two-week firebreak that will come in on Friday?
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Plaid Cymru MP for Ceredigion
Entered the House of Commons on 9 June 2017 — General election
Topics of interest
- Home Office
- Department for Digital
- Media and Sport
- Department for Environment
- Food and Rural Affairs
- Department for Transport
- EU Grants and Loans
- S4C: Reviews
- Forensic Science
- Capital Investment: Northern Ireland
Currently held offices
- Shadow PC Spokesperson (Treasury) (since 21 Jul 2020)
- Shadow PC Spokesperson (Environment, Food and Rural Affairs) (since 21 Jul 2020)
- Shadow PC Spokesperson (Education) (since 21 Jul 2020)
- Shadow PC Spokesperson (Digital, Culture, Media & Sport) (since 21 Jul 2020)
- Shadow PC Spokesperson (Health and Social Care) (since 21 Jul 2020)
- Shadow PC Spokesperson (Housing, Communities & Local Government) (since 21 Jul 2020)
- Shadow PC Spokesperson (The Constitution and Welsh Affairs) (since 21 Jul 2020)
- Member, Welsh Affairs Committee (since 2 Mar 2020)
Other offices held in the past
- Member, Welsh Affairs Committee (11 Sep 2017 to 6 Nov 2019)
Previous MPs in this constituency
Public bill committees (Sittings attended)
Register of Members’ Interests
Last updated: 12 Oct 2020.
3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK
Name of donor: S4C
Address of donor: Canolfan S4C Yr Egin, Carmarthen SA31 3EQ
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: Two tickets with hospitality to watch the Wales v Italy, Six Nations Championship rugby match, total value £400
Date received: 1 February 2020
Date accepted: 1 February 2020
Donor status: company, registration 03418710
(Registered 11 February 2020)
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