Kate Hoey’s voting in Parliament

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

However, Kate Hoey sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:

  • Kate Hoey consistently voted against the hunting ban, while most Labour MPs almost always voted for. Show votes
  • Kate Hoey almost always voted against allowing ministers to intervene in inquests, while most Labour MPs almost always voted for. Show votes
  • Kate Hoey almost always voted against introducing foundation hospitals, while most Labour MPs generally voted for. Show votes
  • Kate Hoey generally voted against introducing ID cards, while most Labour MPs almost always voted for. Show votes
  • Kate Hoey almost always voted against new high speed rail infrastructure, while most Labour MPs generally voted for. Show votes
  • Kate Hoey almost always voted against the Iraq war, while most Labour MPs generally voted for. Show votes
  • Kate Hoey generally voted against Labour's anti-terrorism laws, while most Labour MPs generally voted for. Show votes
  • Kate Hoey generally voted against requiring the mass retention of information about communications, while most Labour MPs generally voted for. Show votes
  • Kate Hoey generally voted against a wholly elected House of Lords, while most Labour MPs generally voted for. Show votes
  • Kate Hoey generally voted against UK membership of the EU, while most Labour MPs generally voted for. Show votes
  • Kate Hoey generally voted for a transparent Parliament, while most Labour MPs generally voted against. Show votes
  • Kate Hoey generally voted against more EU integration, while most Labour MPs generally voted for. Show votes
  • Kate Hoey generally voted against replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons system, while most Labour MPs generally voted for. Show votes

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Kate Hoey has quite often rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

Recent appearances

  • European Union (Withdrawal) 3 Sep 2019

    I will not support this motion, just as I did not support the motion the last time Parliament tried to change the way we work constitutionally. We were told then that it was a one-off, but we are now in our second or third one-off. If this goes through tonight, we will be debating a Bill tomorrow. If we look at it in detail—I know we will have that debate tomorrow—we will see that it...
  • G7 Summit 3 Sep 2019

    When there is a conflict between what the people of this country voted for after being asked a question by this Parliament and the many Members in this Parliament who seem to want to stop the people’s decision being implemented, whose side is he on?
  • Oral Answers to Questions — Foreign and Commonwealth Office: Zimbabwe 3 Sep 2019

    Does the Minister agree that any semblance of the rule of law has now broken down in Zimbabwe? We saw that just last week when a peaceful protest was banned at the very last minute by Mnangagwa. What more are Her Majesty’s Government doing to get the Southern African Development Community and the African Union on board to make their views known about the appalling way that Mnangagwa is...

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Profile

Labour MP for Vauxhall

Entered the House of Commons on 15 June 1989 — unknown

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Topics of interest

Kate Hoey campaigned to leave the European Union Source: BBC

  • Culture Media and Sport
  • Home Department
  • Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs
  • Health
  • Work and Pensions
  • Zimbabwe
  • European Constitution
  • Departmental Staff
  • Correspondence
  • Playing Fields

Currently held offices

  • Member, European Scrutiny Committee (since 30 Oct 2017)
  • Member, Northern Ireland Affairs Committee (since 11 Sep 2017)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, European Scrutiny Committee (15 Jul 2015 to 3 May 2017)
  • Member, Northern Ireland Affairs Committee (6 Jul 2015 to 3 May 2017)
  • Member, Public Administration and Constitutional Affairs Committee (6 Jul 2015 to 3 May 2017)
  • Member, Northern Ireland Affairs Committee (9 Nov 2007 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Member, Science and Technology Committee (Commons) (1 Mar 2004 to 17 Jul 2005)
  • Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department of National Heritage) (Sport) (29 Jul 1999 to 7 Jun 2001)
  • Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Home Office) (28 Jul 1998 to 29 Jul 1999)
  • Member, Social Security Committee (27 Jun 1994 to 21 Mar 1997)
  • Shadow Spokesperson (Women) (1 Jun 1992 to 1 Jun 1993)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

Numerology

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  • Has spoken in 50 debates in the last year — average amongst MPs. See all Kate Hoey’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 34 written questions in the last year — average amongst MPs.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a low number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2015, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 51.79% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — well below average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • 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") 603 times in debates — well above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 30 Sep 2019.

1. Employment and earnings
20 November 2018, received £500 from Associated Newspapers, 2 Derry Street, London W8 5TT, for an article. Hours: 3 hrs. (Registered 18 December 2018)
Payments from the Telegraph Media Group, 111 Buckingham Palace Road, London SW1W 0DT:
1 February 2019, received £250 for an article written on 10 January 2019. Hours: 3 hrs. (Registered 06 February 2019)
1 February 2019, received £250 for an article written on 15 January 2019. Hours: 2 hrs. (Registered 06 February 2019)
15 July 2019, received £1,000 from Fund Finance Association, 224 Fifth Avenue, Suite 1225, New York, NY 10001, USA, for being a keynote speakers at the 5th Annual European Fund Finance Symposium on 20 June 2019. Hours: 4 hrs. (Registered 26 July 2019)
2. (b) Any other support not included in Category 2(a)
Name of donor: Fire Brigades Union (FBU)
Address of donor: Bradley House, 68 Coombe Road, Kingston-upon-Thames KT2 7AE

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: the administration and coordination of the FBU Parliamentary Group, of which I am the Chair, provided by Solidarity Consulting Ltd (previously Union Services Parliamentary Consultancy), between 1 April 2018 and 31 March 2019, value £16,957

Date received: 1 April 2018

Date accepted: 1 April 2018

Donor status: trade union

(Registered 10 April 2018; updated 05 February 2019)
3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK sources
Name of donor: Royal and Ancient Golf Club of St Andrews
Address of donor: Fife KY169JD

Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: Attendance as a guest at the British Open Golf Championship in Portrush, value £500

Date received: 21 July 2019

Date accepted: 21 July 2019

Donor status: company, registration SC247047

(Registered 26 July 2019)

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