Lord Healey

Former Labour Peer

A selection of Lord Healey's votes

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  • Has never voted on fewer MPs in the House of Commons
  • Has never voted on more EU integration
  • Has never voted on university tuition fees
  • Has never voted on raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per year
  • Has never voted on an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituency

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Former Labour Peer

Entered the House of Lords in 1992

Left the House of Lords on 3 October 2015 — Died

Other offices held in the past

  • Shadow Secretary of State (10 Dec 1980 to 10 Jul 1987)
  • Deputy Leader of the Labour Party (4 Nov 1980 to 11 Jun 1983)
  • Shadow Chancellor of the Exchequer (5 May 1979 to 10 Dec 1980)
  • The Chancellor of the Exchequer (25 Mar 1974 to 5 May 1979)
  • Shadow Chancellor of the Exchequer (10 Apr 1972 to 28 Feb 1974)
  • Member, Labour Party National Executive Committee (1 Jul 1970 to 1 Jul 1975)
  • Shadow Secretary of State (20 Jun 1970 to 19 Apr 1972)
  • The Secretary of State for Defence (16 Oct 1964 to 19 Jun 1970)
  • Shadow Secretary of State (2 Nov 1961 to 15 Oct 1964)
  • Shadow Secretary of State (10 Oct 1959 to 12 Dec 1961)


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  • Has spoken in 0 debates in the last year — well below average amongst Lords. See all Lord Healey’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 0 written questions in the last year — average amongst Lords.
  • Has voted in 1.83% of votes in this House with this affiliation up to the 2015 general election — well below average amongst Lords. (From Public Whip)
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  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 0 times in debates — well below average amongst Lords. (Why is this here?)

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