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Labour MP for Garston and Halewood
- Also represented Liverpool, Garston
- Entered Parliament on 1 May 1997 — General election
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- Voting record
- Topics of interest
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- Register of Members’ Interests
Voting record (from PublicWhip)
How Maria Eagle voted on key issues since 2001:
- Voted very strongly for equal gay rights. votes
- Voted moderately for replacing Trident. votes
- Voted moderately for automatic enrolment in occupational pensions. votes
- Voted a mixture of for and against encouraging occupational pensions. votes
- Voted very strongly for introducing ID cards. votes
- Voted moderately for removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords. votes
- Voted very strongly for a wholly elected House of Lords. votes
- Voted moderately for a smoking ban. votes
- Voted very strongly for Labour's anti-terrorism laws. votes
- Voted very strongly for introducing foundation hospitals. votes
- Voted a mixture of for and against a more proportional system for electing MPs. votes
- Voted strongly for more EU integration. votes
- Voted moderately for laws to stop climate change. votes
- Voted very strongly for allowing ministers to intervene in inquests. votes
- Voted moderately for university tuition fees. votes
- Voted against raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per year. votes
- Voted moderately against greater autonomy for schools. votes
- Voted very strongly for the Iraq war. votes
- Voted very strongly against an investigation into the Iraq war. votes
- Voted moderately for the hunting ban. votes
- Voted very strongly for a stricter asylum system. votes
- Voted moderately against a transparent Parliament. votes
- Voted strongly against increasing the rate of VAT. votes
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- Hardly ever rebels against their party in this parliament.
Topics of interest
Asks most questions about
- Departments: Transport, Work and Pensions, Home Department, Treasury, Communities and Local Government
- Subjects (based on headings added by Hansard): Departmental Travel, West Coast Railway Line: Franchises, Departmental Public Transport, Departmental Ministerial Policy Advisers, High Speed 2 Railway Line
(based on written questions asked by Maria Eagle and answered by departments)
Public Bill Committees (sittings attended)
- Coroners and Justice Bill Committee (16 out of 16)
- Equality Bill Committee (2 out of 20)
- Criminal Justice and Immigration Bill Committee (8 out of 8)
- Serious Crime Bill Committee (5 out of 9)
- Criminal Justice and Immigration Bill Committee (8 out of 8)
- Children and Adoption Bill Committee (4 out of 6)
- Childcare Bill Committee (9 out of 9)
- Gender Recognition Bill Committee (6 out of 6)
- State Pension Credit Bill Committee (7 out of 8)
- Tobacco Advertising and Promotion Bill Committee (5 out of 7)
- Human Fertilisation and Embryology (Deceased Fathers) Bill Committee (1 out of 1)
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- Has spoken in 17 debates in the last year — below average amongst MPs.
- Has received answers to 296 written questions in the last year — well above average amongst MPs.
- Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a high number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2008, according to constituents.
- Has voted in 70.33% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — below average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
- People have made 22 annotations on this MP’s speeches — well above 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") 549 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||£14,368 (443rd)||£17,124 (459th)||£18,991 (422nd)||£11,264||£8,926 (580th)||£15,038 (471st)||£16,157 (491st)||£15,789 (joint 218th with 4 others)|
|London costs||£0||£0||£0||£0||£1,618 (joint 1st with 118 others)||£1,574 (joint 1st with 101 others)||£1,527 (joint 1st with 101 others)||£1,130 (joint 83rd with 26 others)|
|Office running costs||£13,982 (471st)||£12,047 (539th)||£14,937 (556th)||£17,100||£15,554 (470th)||£18,090 (454th)||£18,130 (324th)||£17,129 (261st)|
|Staffing costs||£108,219 (28th)||£99,797 (20th)||£94,071 (29th)||£84,410||£69,704 (392nd)||£64,273 (joint 458th with 31 others)||£61,829 (452nd)||£40,069 (513th)|
|Communications Allowance||£8,957 (313th)||£9,905 (169th)||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A|
|Members' Travel||£10,352 (188th)1||£8,207 (288th)2||£7,326 (331st)||£7,839||£12,122 (266th)||£8,714 (375th)||£10,124 (320th)||£7,278 (356th)|
|Members' Staff Travel||£259 (259th)||£2,330 (16th)||£1,056 (joint 114th with 1 other)||£1,062||£1,768 (97th)||£518 (262nd)||£1,531 (91st)||£1,988 (37th)|
|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||£2,297 (joint 475th with 1 other)||£982 (joint 230th with 1 other)||£722 (408th)||£225||£1,733 (138th)||£649 (432nd)||£549 (549th)||£1,447 (joint 184th with 1 other)|
|Stationery: Associated Postage Costs||£1,870 (397th)||£688 (607th)||£1,155||£5,051 (138th)||£1,182 (531st)||N/A||N/A|
|Centrally Provided Computer Equipment||£1,480 (27th)||£1,276 (joint 51st with 2 others)||£0||£1,984 (joint 97th with 4 others)||£1,984 (joint 91st with 4 others)||£1,984 (joint 90th with 4 others)||£1,984 (joint 88th with 4 others)|
|Total||£158,434 (219th)||£153,742 (206th)||£139,067 (301st)||£123,055||£118,460 (433rd)||£112,022 (483rd)||£111,831 (360th)||£86,814 (366th)|