Hardly ever rebels against their party in this parliament
How Fiona Mactaggart voted on key issues since 2001
- Voted strongly against increasing the rate of VATDetails
- Voted very strongly for a wholly elected House of LordsDetails
- Voted moderately against greater autonomy for schoolsDetails
- Voted moderately for allowing ministers to intervene in inquestsDetails
- Voted very strongly for Labour's anti-terrorism lawsDetails
- Voted moderately for laws to stop climate changeDetails
- Voted moderately for the hunting banDetails
- Voted strongly for paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disabilityDetails
- Voted moderately against a referendum on the UK's membership of the EUDetails
- Voted strongly against a reduction in spending on welfare benefitsDetails
- Voted moderately for a transparent ParliamentDetails
- Voted strongly against reducing housing benefit for social tenants deemed to have excess bedrooms (which Labour describe as the "bedroom tax")Details
- Voted very strongly for introducing foundation hospitalsDetails
- Voted very strongly against reducing central government funding of local governmentDetails
- Voted moderately for encouraging occupational pensionsDetails
- Voted against raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per yearDetails
- Voted moderately for more EU integrationDetails
- Voted strongly for a stricter asylum systemDetails
- Voted a mixture of for and against a more proportional system for electing MPsDetails
- Voted strongly for equal gay rightsDetails
- Voted very strongly against reforming the NHS so GPs buy services on behalf of their patientsDetails
- Voted very strongly against an investigation into the Iraq warDetails
- Voted moderately for a smoking banDetails
- Voted very strongly for introducing ID cardsDetails
- Voted very strongly against fewer MPs in the House of CommonsDetails
- Voted very strongly against an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituencyDetails
- Voted very strongly for raising welfare benefits at least in line with pricesDetails
- Voted very strongly for restricting the provision of services to private patients by the NHSDetails
- Voted for replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons systemDetails
More on well-known issues (from the Guardian) & their full record
One of the things that my constituents say to me is that because they cannot get legal aid and proper support for tribunals, they are less likely to take such cases to a tribunal. A policy that triggers action against a company only after a successful tribunal claim has been made is likely to be less effective in future than it would have been in the past.
Will the Minister give way?
It is the issue I was going to raise, and I am grateful to the Minister for her offer to write to me. However, I wish I could get a reply to the question that I have asked every Department. I just want the number of appointments that are paid to be in the public domain. We do not currently know, and that information ought to be published. If the Minister could make that happen, I would be...
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Labour MP for Slough
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Topics of interest
- Home Department
- Work and Pensions
- Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs
- Public Appointments
- Human Trafficking
- Departmental Public Appointments
- Action for Employment
- Domestic Violence
Other offices held in the past
- Shadow Minister (Equalities) (26 Apr 2011 to 7 Oct 2011)
- Shadow Minister (Equalities Office) (8 Oct 2010 to 26 Apr 2011)
- Member, Health Committee (12 Jul 2010 to 2 Nov 2010)
- Member, Human Rights (Joint Committee) (8 Dec 2009 to 11 May 2010)
- Member, Draft Constitutional Renewal Bill (Joint Committee) (7 May 2008 to 27 Nov 2008)
- Member, Children, Schools and Families Committee (7 Nov 2007 to 11 May 2010)
- Member, Education & Skills Committee (18 Jul 2006 to 7 Nov 2007)
- Parliamentary Under-Secretary, Home Office (17 Jun 2005 to 8 May 2006)
- Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Race Equality, Community Policy and Civil Renewal), Home Office (13 Jun 2003 to 17 Jun 2005)
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- Has spoken in 60 debates in the last year — well above average amongst MPs.
- Has received answers to 121 written questions in the last year — well above average amongst MPs.
- Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a medium number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2008, according to constituents.
- Has voted in 73.99% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
- People have made 16 annotations on this MP’s speeches — above average amongst MPs.
- This MP's speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 17–18 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
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- Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 525 times in debates — above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)
Register of Members’ Interests
Last updated: 24 Feb 2014.
8. Land and Property
Office premises in Glasgow (held on my behalf by trustees), from which rental income is received.
9. Registrable shareholdings
(b) Mactaggart Heritable Holdings Ltd.; property investment and management.
I have made an interest-free loan of £17,000 to Slough Labour Memorial Hall, a registered friendly society, from whom I rent my constituency office. The loan is to pay for refurbishing other parts of the premises and replacing a boiler. £12,000 has been repaid. (Registered 26 January 2012; updated 19 March 2013, 5 June 2013, 23 August 2013 and 23 December 2013)
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