How Meg Hillier voted
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- Voted moderately against increasing the rate of VATDetails
- Voted very strongly against greater restrictions on campaigning by third parties, such as charities, during electionsDetails
- Voted strongly against a reduction in spending on welfare benefitsDetails
- Voted strongly for paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disabilityDetails
- Voted very strongly for removing hereditary peers from the House of LordsDetails
- Voted moderately against reducing central government funding of local governmentDetails
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Meg Hillier hardly ever rebelled against their party in this parliament
It is a pleasure to speak in this debate and to follow a number of other hon. Members who have spoken about housing, which is one of the issues that I want to raise. However, unlike the Members for the valleys—the hon. Members for Ribble Valley (Mr Evans) and for Colne Valley (Jason McCartney)—who are against houses being built in their areas, and especially in greenfield areas, I...
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Labour MP for Hackney South and Shoreditch
Entered House of Commons on 5 May 2005 — General election
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Topics of interest
- Home Department
- Energy and Climate Change
- Innovation and Skills
- Work and Pensions
- Identity Cards
- Organised Crime: Departmental Co-ordination
- Housing Benefit
- Gang Injunctions
- Green Deal Scheme
Other offices held in the past
- Shadow Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change (8 Oct 2010 to 7 Oct 2011)
- Shadow Minister (Home Office) (12 May 2010 to 8 Oct 2010)
- Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Identity), Home Office (23 Mar 2010 to 11 May 2010)
- Parliamentary Under-Secretary, Home Office (12 Nov 2009 to 23 Mar 2010)
- Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Identity), Home Office (19 Oct 2007 to 10 Aug 2009)
- Parliamentary Under-Secretary, Home Office (28 Jun 2007 to 19 Oct 2007)
- PPS (Rt Hon Ruth Kelly, Secretary of State), Department for Communities and Local Government (8 May 2006 to 28 Jun 2007)
- Member, Northern Ireland Affairs Committee (14 Jul 2005 to 17 Oct 2006)
Previous MPs in this constituency
Public bill committees (Sittings attended)
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- Has spoken in 74 debates in the last year — well above average amongst MPs.
- Has received answers to 13 written questions in the last year — 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 67.89% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — below average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
- People have made 25 annotations on this MP’s speeches — well above average amongst MPs.
- This MP's speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 16–17 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
- 268 people are tracking this MP — email me updates on Meg Hillier’s activity
- Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 363 times in debates — above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)
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