Mike Amesbury

Shadow Minister (Work and Pensions) (Employment)

Labour MP for Weaver Vale


Mike Amesbury’s voting in Parliament

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Last updated: 9 Apr 2019

Recent appearances

  • Serious Violence 15 May 2019

    I speak as a former Connexions manager. The Government have cut £880 million from youth support services. Those cuts have consequences. They come on top of the several hundred million pounds cut from public health—the Secretary of State spoke about a public health approach—and the loss of 21,000 police officers, 7,000 police community support officers and 15,000 police staff. Does my...
  • Shared Prosperity Fund — [Sir David Crausby in the Chair] 14 May 2019

    The Employment Related Services Association has highlighted the very point that my hon. Friend makes—that these initiatives and organisations support people furthest away from the labour market. I used to be a Connexions manager and would draw down some of that funding to help young people who were not in education, employment or training. Does my hon. Friend agree that 2020 is just around...
  • Oral Answers to Questions — Work and Pensions: Universal Credit 13 May 2019

    It is welcome that the Secretary of State has finally responded to pressure and abolished three-year sanctions, but failure to scrap this punishing regime entirely means, as we have heard across the House today, that many people including children will still suffer. Six months is a long time to go without money, so will she go the extra mile and abolish punitive sanctions altogether?

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Labour MP for Weaver Vale

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

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Topics of interest

  • Department for Work and Pensions
  • Department of Health and Social Care
  • Department for Business
  • Energy and Industrial Strategy
  • Department for Transport
  • Ministry of Housing
  • Communities and Local Government
  • Non-domestic Rates: Liverpool City Region
  • Fracking
  • Universal Credit: Telephone Services
  • Large Goods Vehicles: Weight Limits
  • UK Shared Prosperity Fund

Currently held offices

  • Shadow Minister (Work and Pensions) (Employment) (since 10 Jul 2018)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Housing, Communities and Local Government Committee (11 Sep 2017 to 23 Jul 2018)

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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 7 May 2019.

6. Land and property portfolio: (i) value over £100,000 and/or (ii) giving rental income of over £10,000 a year
Two bedroom terraced house in Manchester: (i). (Registered 30 June 2017)

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