Ann McKechin

MP, Glasgow North

Glasgow North Labour

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How Ann McKechin voted since 2001
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  • Voted moderately against encouraging occupational pensions Source
  • Voted very strongly against an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituency Source
  • Voted very strongly against greater restrictions on campaigning by third parties, such as charities, during elections Source
  • Voted strongly for paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disability Source
  • Voted very strongly against raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per year Source
  • Voted very strongly for a wholly elected House of Lords Source
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Ann McKechin hardly ever rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — Department for Work and Pensions: Jobseeker's Allowance: Glasgow 25 Feb 2015

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, how many jobseeker's allowance applications processed by (a) Maryhill Job Centre and (b) Partick Job Centre were subject to monetary sanctions in (i) 2011, (ii) 2012, (iii) 2013 and (iv) 2014; and what the average length of such sanctions was in each such year.
  • Opposition Day — [17th Allotted Day]: Tax Avoidance 11 Feb 2015

    The Minister will be aware that in November 2012, a senior HMRC official who was being questioned by the Public Accounts Committee said that 12 prosecutions relating to HSBC cases were in line to be proceeded with. None of those prosecutions has been brought. Has the Minister received any explanation from HMRC as to why? Why did the Minister not, in turn, advise the House and the Public...

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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
  • UK Export Finance
  • Housing Benefit
  • Mortgages: Government Assistance

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)
  • The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Scotland (16 Sep 2008 to 6 May 2010)
  • Member, International Development Committee (14 Jul 2005 to 20 Jan 2009)
  • Member, International Development Committee (12 Jul 2005 to 19 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)
  • Member, Standing Orders (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 40 debates in the last year — above average amongst MPs.
  • Has received answers to 71 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 74.16% 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.
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  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 247 times in debates — average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 9 Feb 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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