Baroness Benjamin

Liberal Democrat

A selection of Baroness Benjamin's votes

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  • Consistently voted for university tuition fees Show votes
  • Consistently voted for raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per year Show votes
  • Consistently voted for fewer MPs in the House of Commons Show votes
  • Generally voted against more EU integration Show votes
  • Almost always voted for an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituency Show votes

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Recent appearances

  • Brexit: Creative Industries - Motion to Take Note 19 Jan 2017

    My Lords I too congratulate my noble friend on securing this timely debate. I declare an interest as per the register. I want to concentrate on the potential impact of Brexit on our talented children’s and animation production sector, and why this sector should be at the heart of the Government’s negotiations and post-Brexit planning. As we have heard, the creative industries...
  • Schools: Volunteer Reading Helpers - Question 11 Jan 2017

    To ask Her Majesty’s Government whether they have any plans to recruit, train and support volunteer reading helpers to go into primary schools and work with children who are struggling with their literacy.
  • Schools: Volunteer Reading Helpers - Question 11 Jan 2017

    My Lords, staff best qualified to deliver intervention to pupils with special needs are having their time dominated by children with behavioural problems, but the charity Beanstalk has an answer. It recruits, CRB checks and trains volunteer reading helpers to work with schoolchildren struggling with their literacy—importantly, working with the same children for a minimum of a year. This...

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Liberal Democrat Peer

Entered the House of Lords on 28 June 2010

Currently held offices

  • Member, Communications Committee (since 8 Jun 2015)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, EU Sub Committee F - Home Affairs, Health and Education (21 May 2013 to 30 Mar 2015)


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