Karen Lee

Shadow Minister (Home Office) (Fire)

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Lincoln Labour

Karen Lee’s voting in Parliament

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Last updated: 23 May 2018

Recent appearances

  • Oral Answers to Questions — Transport: Digital Railway Strategy 24 May 2018

    Following the collapse of the east coast main line franchise, will the Secretary of State make a firm commitment to Virgin’s previous pledge to deliver additional train services between Lincoln and London in 2019? They are essential for our local businesses.
  • Written Answers — Department for Transport: East Coast Railway Line 24 May 2018

    To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, whether the east coast main line change in ownership will affect the new train services to Lincoln scheduled to begin in 2019.
  • Royal Assent: NHS Outsourcing and Privatisation 23 May 2018

    After eight years of the Government’s austerity agenda, the NHS is on its knees. People in Lincoln commonly wait hours for an ambulance, including those having a heart attack. If a Health Minister happens to be in Lincoln any time soon, they might want to ask about that, because call-to-balloon times for PCI have increased. I am not scaremongering—that is the truth. I am sorry,...

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Labour MP for Lincoln

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

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Topics of interest

  • Department of Health and Social Care
  • Home Office
  • Department for Work and Pensions
  • Department for Business
  • Energy and Industrial Strategy
  • Department for Education
  • Breast Cancer: Screening
  • Domestic Appliances: Fires
  • Cancer
  • East Midlands Ambulance Service NHS Trust
  • Drugs

Currently held offices

  • Shadow Minister (Home Office) (Fire) (since 12 Jan 2018)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)


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  • Has spoken in 47 debates since joining Parliament — average amongst MPs. See all Karen Lee’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 25 written questions since joining Parliament — average amongst MPs.
  • Has voted in 84.15% 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 15–16 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
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  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 21 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
Until 8 September 2017, Councillor, City of Lincoln Council, City Hall, Beaumont Fee, Lincoln LN1 1DD. I received £280 a month. Hours: 20 hrs per week. Any additional payments are listed below. (Registered 07 July 2017; updated 15 September 2017)
15 June 2017, received £553.14 as a Councillor and Committee Chair. Hours: 40 hrs (20 per week). I have resigned as Committee Chair. (Registered 07 July 2017)
Payments received for work as a nurse for United Lincolnshire Healthcare Trust, Lincoln County Hospital, Greetwell Road, Lincoln LN2 5QY:
27 June 2017, received £1,315.74 (later reduced to £178.06, after repayment). Hours: none since my election. (Registered 7 July 2017; updated 29 September 2017)
27 September 2017, received £128 for a shift in March 2017. Hours: none since my election. (Registered 29 September 2017)
27 September 2017, received £125.68 for a shift on 15 August 2017. Hours: 12 hrs. (Registered 29 September 2017)
10 November 2017, received £211.25 for a shift on 8 November 2017. Hours: 12 hrs. (Registered 13 November 2017)
19 January 2018, received £182.51. Hours: 12 hrs on 6 January 2018, plus 1 hr mandatory training on 1 December 2017. (Registered 22 January 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: UNISON East Midlands
Address of donor: Vivian Avenue, Nottingham NG5 1AF

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

Donor status: trade union

(Registered 07 July 2017)

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