Margaret Curran

Glasgow East Labour

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How Margaret Curran voted
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  • Voted strongly against fewer MPs in the House of CommonsDetails
  • Voted strongly against reducing housing benefit for social tenants deemed to have excess bedrooms (which Labour describe as the "bedroom tax")Details
  • Voted a mixture of for and against a more proportional system for electing MPsDetails
  • Voted moderately against a referendum on the UK's membership of the EUDetails
  • Voted strongly against a reduction in spending on welfare benefitsDetails
  • Voted moderately against increasing the rate of VATDetails

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Margaret Curran hardly ever rebelled against their party in this parliament

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Labour MP for Glasgow East

Topics of interest

  • Work and Pensions
  • Scotland
  • Treasury
  • Cabinet Office
  • Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs
  • Scotland
  • Disability Living Allowance
  • Devolution
  • Property
  • Sovereignty: Scotland

Other offices held in the past

  • Shadow Minister (Work and Pensions) (8 Oct 2010 to 7 Oct 2011)
  • Member, Work and Pensions Committee (12 Jul 2010 to 2 Nov 2010)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

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  • Has spoken in 10 debates in the last year — well below average amongst MPs.
  • Has received answers to 153 written questions in the last year — well above average amongst MPs.
  • Has voted in 67.77% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — below average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 0 annotations on this MP’s speeches — well below average amongst MPs.
  • This MP's speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 17–18 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") 55 times in debates — well below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 7 Apr 2014.

2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc
Payments from ComRes, 4 Millbank, London, SW1P 3JA, for completing opinion surveys:
£75 received on 16 March 2013. Hours: 15 mins. Payment donated to local organisation. (Registered 13 June 2013)
£75 received on 21 March 2013. Hours: 15 mins. Payment donated to local organisation. (Registered 13 June 2013)
11. Miscellaneous
27 June 2013, I received one ticket for the Royal Box at Wimbledon, value £1,700, plus lunch and afternoon tea, as the guest of another MP. (Registered 16 July 2013)

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