Sharon Hodgson

MP, Washington and Sunderland West

Washington and Sunderland West Labour

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How Sharon Hodgson voted
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  • Voted strongly against a reduction in spending on welfare benefitsDetails
  • Voted moderately for more EU integrationDetails
  • Voted very strongly for replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons systemDetails
  • Voted moderately against encouraging occupational pensionsDetails
  • Voted strongly against greater restrictions on campaigning by third parties, such as charities, during electionsDetails
  • Voted very strongly against reducing central government funding of local governmentDetails

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Sharon Hodgson hardly ever rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — Business, Innovation and Skills: Tickets: Internet 21 Jul 2014

    To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills (1) what representations he has received from secondary ticketing websites about amendments tabled to the Consumer Rights Bill; (2) what discussions he, Ministers or officials in his Department have had with secondary ticketing websites about guidance to or implementation of the Consumer Contracts (Information, Cancellation...
  • Oral Answers to Questions — Health: Healthy Child Programme 15 Jul 2014

    What assessment he has made of the adherence by NHS trusts and clinical commissioning groups to the healthy child programme (a) in general and (b) in respect of the provision of perinatal mental health services.
  • Oral Answers to Questions — Health: Healthy Child Programme 15 Jul 2014

    The National Childbirth Trust found that just 3% of clinical commissioning groups have strategies to provide these services and 60% have no plans to put them in place at all. The Minister might be aware that the all-party group on conception to age two, superbly chaired by the hon. Member for East Worthing and Shoreham (Tim Loughton), has recently announced an inquiry into factors affecting...

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Labour MP for Washington and Sunderland West

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Topics of interest

  • Education
  • Health
  • Work and Pensions
  • Culture Media and Sport
  • Communities and Local Government
  • Staff
  • Discrimination
  • Career Development
  • Equal Opportunities
  • Special Educational Needs

Other offices held in the past

  • Shadow Minister (Education) (8 Oct 2010 to 7 Oct 2013)
  • Opposition Whip (Commons) (10 May 2010 to 8 Oct 2010)
  • Assistant Whip (funded by HM Treasury) (10 Jun 2009 to 11 May 2010)
  • Member, North East Regional Select Committee (4 Mar 2009 to 11 May 2010)
  • PPS (Rt Hon Dawn Primarolo, Minister of State), Department of Health (27 Nov 2008 to unknown)
  • PPS (Rt Hon Bob Ainsworth, Minister of State), Ministry of Defence (4 Aug 2008 to 27 Nov 2008)
  • Member, Children, Schools and Families Committee (27 Nov 2007 to 11 May 2010)
  • PPS (Mr Liam Byrne, Minister of State), Home Office (8 May 2006 to 28 Jun 2007)
  • Member, European Scrutiny Committee (13 Dec 2005 to 18 Jul 2006)
  • Member, Regulatory Reform Committee (14 Jul 2005 to 11 May 2010)

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

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  • Has spoken in 43 debates in the last year — above average amongst MPs.
  • Has received answers to 497 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 73.83% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 7 annotations on this MP’s speeches — average amongst MPs.
  • This MP's speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 18–19 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
  • 126 people are tracking this MP — email me updates on Sharon Hodgson’s activity
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 222 times in debates — average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

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