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Matt Western

Opposition Whip (Commons)

Labour MP for Warwick and Leamington


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Matt Western’s voting in Parliament

Matt Western is a Labour MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Labour MPs.

This is a selection of Matt Western’s votes.

Last updated: 25 Feb 2020. Please share these votes responsibly.

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Matt Western has never rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

Recent appearances

  • Finance Bill: Taxation of coronavirus support payments 2 Jul 2020

    It is a pleasure to follow the hon. Member for Arundel and South Downs (Andrew Griffith). I spoke in the debate on the Budget delivered on 11 March, which for all of us seems like a lifetime ago, such has been the impact of covid-19 on us socially and on our health but also on our communities and, profoundly, on our economy. That is one reason why I wanted to speak, although perhaps some of...
  • Education Settings: Autumn Opening 2 Jul 2020

    I add my voice to those who have congratulated my hon. Friend the Member for Stretford and Urmston (Kate Green) and welcomed her to her new position. I just want to pick up on a point that she raised, which is the issue of laptops. We are well aware that the most disadvantaged children in our schools are at such a disadvantage in the educational setting. We know, though, that all children...
  • Finance Bill: Review of impact of Act on the environment 1 Jul 2020

    My hon. Friend is making a powerful speech. One of the most important things that could propel us out of this crisis and the economic challenges that we will face is to reduce our energy costs significantly. The best way of doing that would be to allow and encourage more onshore wind. One of the factors against manufacturing industry in the UK is very high energy costs compared with those of...

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Labour MP for Warwick and Leamington

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

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Topics of interest

  • Department for Business
  • Energy and Industrial Strategy
  • Ministry of Housing
  • Communities and Local Government
  • Department of Health and Social Care
  • Department for Work and Pensions
  • Department for Education
  • Energy: Housing
  • *No heading*
  • Social Rented Housing: Construction
  • Personal Independence Payment
  • Equality and Human Rights Commission

Currently held offices

  • Member, International Trade Committee (since 2 Mar 2020)
  • Opposition Whip (Commons) (since 12 Feb 2020)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Housing, Communities and Local Government Committee (5 Feb 2018 to 6 Nov 2019)
  • Member, International Trade Committee (11 Sep 2017 to 6 Nov 2019)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)


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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 22 Jun 2020.

2. (a) Support linked to an MP but received by a local party organisation or indirectly via a central party organisation
Name of donor: Mr Maurice Millward
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £15,000

Donor status: individual

(Registered 10 January 2020)
Name of donor: Unite the Union
Address of donor: 6 Holt Court North, Heneage St West, Birmingham B7 4AX

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £4,000

Donor status: trade union

(Registered 10 January 2020)
6. Land and property portfolio: (i) value over £100,000 and/or (ii) giving rental income of over £10,000 a year
House in Dorset, owned jointly with a family member: (i) and (ii). (Registered 05 July 2017)
7. (ii) Other shareholdings, valued at more than £70,000
Apple; technology company. (Registered 05 July 2017)

View the history of this MP’s entries in the Register

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