Ann McKechin

Former MP, Glasgow North

Glasgow North Labour

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  • Voted moderately against encouraging occupational pensions Details
  • Voted strongly for paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disability Details
  • Voted very strongly against an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituency Details
  • 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 removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords Details
  • Voted strongly against a reduction in spending on welfare benefits Details

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Ann McKechin hardly ever rebelled against their party in this parliament

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Former Labour MP for Glasgow North

Entered House of Commons on 7 June 2001 — General election

Left Parliament on 30 March 2015 — General election

Also represented Glasgow Maryhill

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Topics of interest

  • Scotland
  • Business
  • Innovation and Skills
  • Treasury
  • Work and Pensions
  • International Development
  • Conditions of Employment
  • Publications
  • UK Export Finance
  • Housing Benefit
  • Mortgages: Government Assistance

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Business, Innovation and Skills Committee (24 Oct 2011 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Member, Committees on Arms Export Controls (formerly Quadripartite Committee) (24 Oct 2011 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Shadow Secretary of State for Scotland (8 Oct 2010 to 7 Oct 2011)
  • Member, International Development Committee (12 Jul 2010 to 2 Nov 2010)
  • Shadow Minister (Scotland) (12 May 2010 to 8 Oct 2010)
  • The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Scotland (16 Sep 2008 to 6 May 2010)
  • Member, International Development Committee (12 Jul 2005 to 19 Jan 2009)
  • Member, Information Committee (28 May 2004 to 11 Apr 2005)
  • Member, Standing Orders Committee (24 Oct 2001 to 5 May 2005)
  • Member, Scottish Affairs Committee (16 Jul 2001 to 12 Jul 2005)

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

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  • Has spoken in 37 debates in the last year — above average amongst MPs.
  • Has received answers to 69 written questions in the last year — above average amongst MPs.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a very high number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2008, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 73.69% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 11 annotations on this MP’s speeches — above average amongst MPs.
  • This MP's speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 19–20 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
  • 93 people are tracking this MP
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 248 times in debates — average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 30 Mar 2015.

8. Land and Property
Flat in Glasgow, from which rental income is received. (Registered 28 October 2014; updated 19 January 2015)
11. Miscellaneous
Solicitor (non-practising).

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