Ann McKechin

MP, Glasgow North

Glasgow North Labour

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How Ann McKechin voted since 2001
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  • Voted strongly against increasing the rate of VAT Source
  • Voted a mixture of for and against university tuition fees Source
  • Voted moderately against reducing housing benefit for social tenants deemed to have excess bedrooms (which Labour describe as the "bedroom tax") Source
  • Voted very strongly for raising welfare benefits at least in line with prices Source
  • Voted moderately against a referendum on the UK's membership of the EU Source
  • Voted strongly against a reduction in spending on welfare benefits Source
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Ann McKechin hardly ever rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — Treasury: Revenue and Customs 3 Sep 2014

    To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer what criteria were used to determine the location of new posts within the HM Revenue and Customs Debt Management Directorate.
  • Written Answers — Treasury: Revenue and Customs 3 Sep 2014

    To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer whether the work of the HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) Debt Management Directorate can be carried out at any (a) HMRC office and (b) HMRC office currently used for the work of the Personal Tax Operations Directorate.
  • Written Answers — Treasury: Revenue and Customs: Glasgow 3 Sep 2014

    To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer if he will confirm why HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) staff currently employed in the Personal Tax Operations Directorate office in Glasgow and who wish to be transferred to HMRC Debt Management Directorate are not allowed to continue to work in HMRC Glasgow offices.

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Labour MP for Glasgow North

Entered House of Commons on 7 June 2001 — 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
  • Housing Benefit
  • Mortgages: Government Assistance
  • Sovereignty

Currently held offices

  • Member, Business, Innovation and Skills Committee
  • Member, Committees on Arms Export Controls (formerly Quadripartite Committee)

Other offices held in the past

  • 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)
  • Parliamentary Under-Secretary, Scotland Office (14 Nov 2008 to 11 May 2010)
  • Minister of State, Scotland Office (17 Sep 2008 to 14 Nov 2008)
  • Member, International Development Committee (14 Jul 2005 to 20 Jan 2009)
  • Member, Standing Orders Committee (to 11 Apr 2005)
  • Member, Scottish Affairs Committee (to 11 Apr 2005)
  • Member, Information Committee (to 11 Apr 2005)

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

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  • Has spoken in 42 debates in the last year — above average amongst MPs.
  • Has received answers to 87 written questions in the last year — well 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 73.35% 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.
  • 83 people are tracking this MP — email me updates on Ann McKechin’s activity
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 238 times in debates — average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 2 Jun 2014.

11. Miscellaneous
Solicitor (non-practising).

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