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Labour MP for Hampstead and Kilburn
- Also represented Hampstead and Highgate
- Entered Parliament on 9 April 1992 — General election
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- Voting record
- Topics of interest
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- Register of Members’ Interests
Voting record (from PublicWhip)
How Glenda Jackson voted on key issues since 2001:
- Voted moderately against allowing ministers to intervene in inquests. votes
- Voted very strongly against the Iraq war. votes
- Voted moderately for an investigation into the Iraq war. votes
- Voted very strongly against greater autonomy for schools. votes
- Voted strongly for removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords. votes
- Voted strongly for a wholly elected House of Lords. votes
- Voted very strongly for equal gay rights. votes
- Voted strongly against introducing foundation hospitals. votes
- Voted strongly against increasing the rate of VAT. votes
- Voted a mixture of for and against a more proportional system for electing MPs. votes
- Voted very strongly for the hunting ban. votes
- Voted moderately for a smoking ban. votes
- Voted a mixture of for and against laws to stop climate change. votes
- Voted moderately against a stricter asylum system. votes
- Voted moderately for a transparent Parliament. votes
- Voted moderately against replacing Trident. votes
- Voted a mixture of for and against more EU integration. votes
- Voted moderately against introducing ID cards. votes
- Voted a mixture of for and against Labour's anti-terrorism laws. votes
- Voted moderately against university tuition fees. votes
- Voted against raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per year. votes
- Voted moderately for automatic enrolment in occupational pensions. votes
- Voted a mixture of for and against encouraging occupational pensions. votes
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- Occasionally rebels against their party in this parliament.
Topics of interest
Asks most questions about
- Departments: Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, Prime Minister, Defence, Education, Work and Pensions
- Subjects (based on headings added by Hansard): Iraq, Asylum Seekers, Housing Benefit, Patient and Public Involvement Forums, Children: Day Care
(based on written questions asked by Glenda Jackson and answered by departments)
Public Bill Committees (sittings attended)
- Commissioner for Older People (Wales) Bill Committee (2 out of 2)
- Municipal Waste Recycling Bill Committee (1 out of 1)
- Office of Communications Bill Committee (7 out of 8)
- Oral Answers to Questions — Work and Pensions: Under-occupancy Penalty (Wales) (20 May 2013)
“Government changes already require the British taxpayer to find nearly £2 billion more to rehouse vulnerable families. How many families does the Minister think will need to be rehoused as a result of this punitive bedroom tax?”
- Tributes to Baroness Thatcher (10 Apr 2013)
“It is hardly a surprise that Baroness Thatcher was careless over the soup being poured over Lord Howe, given that she was perfectly prepared to send him out to the wicket with a broken bat. When I made my maiden speech in this Chamber, a little over two decades ago, Margaret Thatcher had been elevated to the other place but Thatcherism was still wreaking, and had wrought for the previous...”
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- Has spoken in 9 debates in the last year — well below average amongst MPs.
- Has received answers to 5 written questions in the last year — below 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 50.64% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — well below average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
- People have made 4 annotations on this MP’s speeches — average amongst MPs.
- This MP's speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 20–21 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") 520 times in debates — above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)
Register of Members’ Interests
Register last updated: 7 May 2013. More about the Register
Figures in brackets are ranks.Data from parliament.uk (source). Read 2004/05 – 2008/09 and 1st quarter 2009/10 receipts.
|Type||2008/09 (ranking out of 647)||2007/08 (ranking out of 645)||2006/07 (ranking out of 645)||2005/06||2004/05 (ranking out of 659)||2003/04 (ranking out of 658)||2002/03 (ranking out of 657)||2001/02 (ranking out of 657)|
|Staying away from main home||£0||£0||£0||£0||£0||£0||£0||£0|
|London costs||£2,916 (joint 1st with 49 others)||£2,812 (joint 1st with 47 others)||£2,712 (joint 1st with 46 others)||£2,613||£1,618 (joint 1st with 118 others)||£1,574 (joint 1st with 101 others)||£1,527 (joint 1st with 101 others)||£1,227 (joint 1st with 81 others)|
|Office running costs||£13,763 (483rd)||£12,054 (538th)||£2,958 (643rd)||£10,403||£12,813 (559th)||£18,799 (joint 13th with 178 others)||£12,234 (597th)||£12,789 (431st)|
|Staffing costs||£108,471 (26th)||£99,554 (22nd)||£104,758 (2nd)||£93,678||£83,959 (22nd)||£74,985 (joint 8th with 27 others)||£72,310 (joint 1st with 23 others)||£58,051 (31st)|
|Communications Allowance||£4,611 (487th)||£5,021 (461st)||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A|
|Members' Staff Travel||£0||£0||£0||£0||£0||£0||£0||£0|
|Members' Spouse Travel||£0||£0||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A|
|Members' Family Travel||£0||£0||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A|
|Centrally Purchased Stationery||£6,854 (65th)||£970 (joint 236th with 1 other)||£1,570 (147th)||£845||£460 (joint 529th with 1 other)||£808 (352nd)||£661 (488th)||£851 (390th)|
|Stationery: Associated Postage Costs||£2,590 (282nd)||£4,437 (168th)||£1,701||£1,389 (510th)||£1,550 (485th)||N/A||N/A|
|Centrally Provided Computer Equipment||£1,052 (537th)||£910 (joint 553rd with 1 other)||£180||£1,645 (527th)||£1,645 (518th)||£1,645 (488th)||£1,645 (409th)|
|Other Costs||£5,324 (37th)||£12,740 (7th)||£11,766 (6th)||£0||£18,139 (2nd)||£0||£0||£0|
|Total||£141,939 (427th)||£136,793 (454th)||£129,111 (468th)||£109,420||£120,023 (398th)||£99,361 (599th)||£88,377 (620th)||£74,563 (553rd)|