Baroness Janke

Liberal Democrat Peer

Recent appearances

  • Upcoming Business – Lords: Main Chamber 27 Jun 2019

    Impact of recent benefit changes on vulnerable people – Baroness Janke. Debate
  • Upcoming Business – Lords: Main Chamber 19 Jun 2019

    Findings of the report of the UNs Special Rapporteur on extreme poverty and human rights – Baroness Janke. Oral questions
  • Children Living in Poverty - Question 17 Jun 2019

    My Lords, the Social Metrics Commission found that in 2018 almost a third of children were in poverty. The Joseph Rowntree Foundation found that child poverty has been rising almost entirely in working families. What action will the Government take to ensure that children are not disadvantaged? Will they consider in the comprehensive spending review ending the benefits freeze and the...

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Liberal Democrat Peer

Entered the House of Lords on 10 November 2014

Currently held offices

  • Member, Food, Poverty, Health and Environment Committee (since 13 Jun 2019)
  • Member, EU Home Affairs Sub-Committee (since 12 Jun 2015)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Political Polling and Digital Media Committee (29 Jun 2017 to 20 Mar 2018)


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  • Has spoken in 24 debates in the last year — above average amongst Lords. See all Baroness Janke’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 0 written questions in the last year — average amongst Lords.
  • Has voted in 64.55% of votes in this House with this affiliation up to the 2015 general election — above average amongst Lords. (From Public Whip)
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  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 54 times in debates — average amongst Lords. (Why is this here?)

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