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Baroness Hughes of Stretford
- Also represented Stretford and Urmston
- Entered the House of Lords on 26 July 2010
- Previously MP for Stretford and Urmston until 12 April 2010 — did not stand for re-election
- Entered Parliament on 1 May 1997 — General election
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Voting record (from PublicWhip)
How Baroness Hughes of Stretford voted on key issues since 2001:
- Voted very strongly for the hunting ban. votes
- Voted moderately for a smoking ban. votes
- Has never voted on a more proportional system for electing MPs. votes
- Voted strongly for Labour's anti-terrorism laws. votes
- Voted moderately for allowing ministers to intervene in inquests. votes
- Has never voted on automatic enrolment in occupational pensions. votes
- Has never voted on encouraging occupational pensions. votes
- Voted moderately against a transparent Parliament. votes
- Voted very strongly for replacing Trident. votes
- Voted very strongly for university tuition fees. votes
- Voted a mixture of for and against greater autonomy for schools. votes
- Voted very strongly for more EU integration. votes
- Voted against increasing the rate of VAT. votes
- Voted very strongly for introducing foundation hospitals. votes
- Voted moderately for removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords. votes
- Has never voted on a wholly elected House of Lords. votes
- Voted very strongly for the Iraq war. votes
- Voted very strongly against an investigation into the Iraq war. votes
- Voted very strongly for a stricter asylum system. votes
- Voted a mixture of for and against laws to stop climate change. votes
- Voted very strongly for equal gay rights. votes
- Voted strongly for introducing ID cards. votes
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- Never rebels against their party.
- Children: Care — Question (13 Mar 2013)
“My Lords, the Government's proposals will allow childminders, for example, to look after six babies at any one time: two aged six months and another four aged 12 months. Does the Minister think that it is possible for one childminder singlehandedly to provide safe, good-quality care for such a group of babies? If so, what evidence have the Government examined to support this, and to form...”
- Written Answers — House of Lords: Education: Schools Forums (28 Feb 2013)
“To ask Her Majesty's Government what additional powers or responsibilities will be given to Schools Forums as a result of (1) local authorities funding provision for people aged 16-24 with special educational needs, or (2) measures proposed in the Children and Families Bill.”
- Written Answers — House of Lords: Education: Schools Forums (26 Feb 2013)
“To ask Her Majesty’s Government whether 14-19 Partnerships, as defined by the Schools Forums (England) Regulations 2012, are in existence in every area represented by a schools forum.”
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- Has spoken in 12 debates in the last year — above average amongst Lords.
- Has received answers to 5 written questions in the last year — above average amongst Lords.
- Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a medium number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2008, according to constituents.
- Has voted in 65.40% of votes in this House with this affiliation — above average amongst Lords. (From Public Whip)
- People have made 25 annotations on this Lord’s speeches — well above average amongst Lords.
- This MP's speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 18–19 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") 38 times in debates — average amongst Lords. (Why is this here?)
Register of Members’ Interests
Register last updated: 12 Apr 2010. 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||£21,980 (200th)||£23,083 (joint 1st with 142 others)||£22,110 (joint 1st with 183 others)||£21,634||£20,902 (joint 1st with 187 others)||£20,333 (joint 3rd with 149 others)||£19,722 (joint 1st with 230 others)||£16,084 (163rd)|
|London costs||£0||£0||£0||£0||£4 (124th)||£1,574 (joint 1st with 101 others)||£1,527 (joint 1st with 101 others)||£1,227 (joint 1st with 81 others)|
|Office running costs||£17,868 (320th)||£21,546 (127th)||£20,379 (323rd)||£21,056||£19,325 (joint 11th with 77 others)||£18,799 (joint 13th with 178 others)||£18,234 (joint 1st with 183 others)||£28,910 (35th)|
|Staffing costs||£102,362 (97th)||£90,229 (217th)||£86,395 (232nd)||£82,505||£64,766 (551st)||£64,217 (502nd)||£61,980 (joint 397th with 36 others)||£35,618 (585th)|
|Communications Allowance||£12,262 (84th)||£8,169 (321st)||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A|
|Members' Travel||£12,566 (120th)1||£12,391 (134th)2||£11,256 (159th)||£11,070||£12,860 (234th)||£15,443 (130th)||£10,912 (289th)||£15,880 (57th)|
|Members' Staff Travel||£644 (120th)||£371 (246th)||£1,720 (51st)||£4,022||£2,622 (32nd)||£1,642 (joint 84th with 1 other)||£1,876 (joint 55th with 1 other)||£762 (joint 170th with 2 others)|
|Members' Spouse Travel||£211 (joint 278th with 1 other)||£576 (200th)||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||£6,404 (94th)||£1,745 (58th)||£1,833 (117th)||£1,518||£1,672 (143rd)||£1,112 (joint 218th with 1 other)||£1,840 (105th)||£1,171 (269th)|
|Stationery: Associated Postage Costs||£4,600 (92nd)||£6,228 (98th)||£4,881||£5,601 (120th)||£2,930 (274th)||N/A||N/A|
|Centrally Provided Computer Equipment||£1,345 (joint 129th with 3 others)||£1,209 (joint 97th with 16 others)||£0||£1,950 (joint 195th with 2 others)||£1,950 (joint 190th with 2 others)||£1,950 (joint 188th with 2 others)||£1,950 (joint 179th with 2 others)|
|Total||£174,297 (42nd)||£164,055 (57th)||£151,130 (78th)||£146,686||£129,702 (200th)||£128,000 (152nd)||£118,041 (210th)||£101,602 (70th)|