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Margaret Hodge’s voting in Parliament

Margaret Hodge is a Labour MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Labour MPs.

However, Margaret Hodge sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:

  • Margaret Hodge generally voted for a stricter asylum system, while most Labour MPs generally voted against. Show votes
  • Margaret Hodge generally voted for a transparent Parliament, while most Labour MPs generally voted against. Show votes

We have lots more plain English analysis of Margaret Hodge’s voting record on issues like health, welfare, taxation and more. Visit Margaret Hodge’s full vote analysis page for more.

Margaret Hodge has never rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

Recent appearances

  • Windrush Compensation Scheme 23 Jun 2020

    My constituent, Sarah O’Connor, one of the Windrush generation, came to Britain when she was six. At 56, having always worked, she was made redundant and told she had no right to live here. She lost the right to work and had no income. She sold her car, was issued with a notice to quit and even had to stop the precious swimming lessons that meant so much to the granddaughter she cared for....
  • Economic Outlook and Furlough Scheme Changes 16 Jun 2020

    I add my voice to those who are remembering Jo Cox today and continuing to celebrate her contribution. I chair one of Britain’s precious theatres, the Theatre Royal Stratford East. Like theatres up and down the country, we are only surviving because of the furlough scheme. For as long as any social distancing measures are in place, theatres simply cannot put on performances. Even with a...
  • Written Answers — Department of Health and Social Care: Coronavirus: Hospitals 16 Jun 2020

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, how many patients have been admitted to each of the temporary Nightingale hospitals during the covid-19 outbreak.

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Labour MP for Barking

Entered the House of Commons on 19 June 1994 — unknown

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Topics of interest

Margaret Hodge campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC

  • HM Treasury
  • Foreign and Commonwealth Office
  • Department of Health
  • Department for Business
  • Energy and Industrial Strategy
  • Department for Work and Pensions
  • Companies: Ownership
  • British Overseas Territories: Companies
  • Child Tax Credit: Barking and Dagenham
  • Genetics: Screening
  • Social Rented Housing: Barking and Dagenham

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Commons Reference Group on Representation and Inclusion Committee (15 Nov 2016 to 6 Nov 2019)
  • Member, Liaison Committee (Commons) (19 Jul 2010 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Member, Public Accounts Commission (12 Jul 2010 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Chair, Public Accounts Committee (10 Jun 2010 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Chair, Public Accounts Committee (10 Jun 2010 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Shadow Minister (Culture and Tourism) (12 May 2010 to 10 Jun 2010)
  • Minister of State (Department for Culture, Media and Sport) (Culture and Tourism) (22 Sep 2009 to 6 May 2010)
  • Minister of State (Department for Culture, Media and Sport) (Culture, Creative Industries and Tourism) (29 Jun 2007 to 5 Oct 2008)
  • Minister of State (Industry and the Regions) (5 May 2006 to 28 Jun 2007)
  • Minister of State (Department for Work and Pensions) (Work) (10 May 2005 to 5 May 2006)
  • Minister of State (Education and Skills) (Children) (13 Jun 2003 to 10 May 2005)
  • Minister of State (Education and Skills) (Lifelong Learning, Further and Higher Education) (11 Jun 2001 to 13 Jun 2003)
  • Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department for Education and Employment) (Employment and Equal Opportunities) (28 Jul 1998 to 10 Jun 2001)
  • Chair, Education Sub-committee (23 Jul 1997 to 9 Nov 1998)
  • Member, Employment Sub-committee (23 Jul 1997 to 9 Nov 1998)
  • Member, Liaison Committee (Commons) (14 Jul 1997 to 16 Nov 1998)
  • Chair, Education & Employment Committee (21 Mar 1997 to 9 Nov 1998)
  • Member, Deregulation Committee (26 Feb 1996 to 21 Mar 1997)
  • Member, Education & Employment Committee (15 Nov 1995 to 21 Mar 1997)
  • Member, Education Sub-committee (15 Nov 1995 to 23 Jul 1997)

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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 22 Jun 2020.

1. Employment and earnings
From 21 November 2018 until 20 November 2021, Chair of Royal Holloway's College Council, University of London, Egham TW20 0EX, for which I will receive £20,000 per annum. Hours: 3 hrs per week for 38-40 weeks a year. (Registered 21 November 2018)
21 January 2020, received payment of £1,000 from Informa UK Limited, Sheepen Place Colchester CO3 3LP, for speaking at the International Tax Dispute Resolution and Litigation Summit on 16 October 2019. Hours: 8 hrs including preparation and travel. (Registered 05 February 2020)
2. (b) Any other support not included in Category 2(a)
Name of donor: The Joffe Charitable Trust
Address of donor: 4th Floor, Invicta House, 108-114 Golden Lane, London EC1Y 0TL

Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: secretariat, research and communications services provided for the Cross-Party Group on Responsible Tax, of which I am the Chair. These services are provided by King’s College London at a value of £30,000 between 10 July 2019 and 9 July 2020.

Date received: 10 July 2019 to 9 July 2020

Date accepted: 10 July 2019

Donor status: company, registration CE015509

(Registered 04 June 2020)
Name of donor: Chartered Institute of Public Finance and Accountancy
Address of donor: 77 Mansell Street, London, E1 8AN

Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: secretariat, research and communications services provided for the Cross Party Group on Responsible Tax, of which I am the Chair. These services are provided by King’s College London at a value of £10,000 between 10 July 2019 and 9 July 2020.

Date received: 10 July 2019 to 9 July 2020

Date accepted: 10 July 2019

Donor status: charity and industry body

(Registered 11 June 2020)
8. Miscellaneous
Unremunerated member of the Advisory Board of GovernUp, a project to improve the effectiveness of government. (Registered 03 April 2014)
From June 2015, unremunerated Visiting Professor at King’s College London. (Registered 13 September 2016)
From August 2015, unremunerated member of the Westminster Foundation for Democracy's Board of Governors. (Registered 21 March 2017)
From October 2015, unremunerated member of the Editorial Board of Political Quarterly. (Registered 21 March 2017)
From November 2015, unremunerated Chair of the Board of Directors of the Theatre Royal Stratford East. (Registered 21 March 2017)
From February 2016, unremunerated Co-chair of the Fawcett Society’s Local Government Commission. (Registered 21 March 2017)
From May 2018, unremunerated member of the Board of the Social Market Foundation. (Registered 22 June 2018)

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