Kate Hoey

MP, Vauxhall

Vauxhall Labour

Kate Hoey campaigned to leave the European Union

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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 consistently voted against new high speed rail infrastructure, while most Labour MPs generally 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 the Iraq war, 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 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 for a transparent Parliament, while most Labour MPs generally voted against. Show votes
  • Kate Hoey generally voted against replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons system, while most Labour MPs generally voted for. Show votes
  • Kate Hoey generally voted against more EU integration, while most Labour MPs generally voted for. Show votes

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Recent appearances

  • Chagos Islands 17 Nov 2016

    I know the Minister quite well, and I detect a bit of embarrassment about his statement today, perhaps partly because of the way this whole thing has been handled, with a statement being rushed out yesterday, having been leaked to the papers. This is a very sad day for our country and it reflects so badly on our attitude to human rights across the world. Is there anything he would listen to...
  • Oral Answers to Questions — Home Department: Topical Questions 31 Oct 2016

    Just recently, two very brilliant human rights campaigners in Zimbabwe were refused visas to come to this country to speak not just in this House but elsewhere, despite the support of our ambassador in Harare. Will the Minister for Immigration please look into what is going on there? Quite honestly, we are letting in people who have done dreadful things, yet two decent, law-abiding,...
  • British Indian Ocean Territory and the Chagos Islands — [Mr Clive Betts in the Chair] 25 Oct 2016

    I am sorry for being a couple of minutes late to the debate. After the debate last year, I received a letter from one of my constituents who had watched, having previously known nothing about the situation. He said to me, “What is behind this? After all these years, what would make Her Majesty’s Government decide not to allow resettlement?” Can the hon. Gentleman tell us,...

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Profile

Labour MP for Vauxhall

Entered the House of Commons on 15 June 1989 — unknown

Expenses

Topics of interest

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

Currently held offices

  • Member, European Scrutiny Committee (since 15 Jul 2015)
  • Member, Northern Ireland Affairs Committee (since 6 Jul 2015)
  • Member, Public Administration and Constitutional Affairs Committee (since 6 Jul 2015)

Other offices held in the past

  • 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)

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  • Has spoken in 27 debates in the last year — below average amongst MPs. See all Kate Hoey’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 37 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 45.14% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — well below average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 15 annotations on this MP’s speeches — well above average amongst MPs.
  • This MP’s speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 18–19 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
  • 260 people are tracking this MP — email me updates on Kate Hoey’s activity
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 545 times in debates — above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 21 Nov 2016.

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 Rd, 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 Union Services (Parliamentary Consultancy) between 21 March 2015 and 20 March 2016, value £15,120.

Date received: 21 March 2015 to 20 March 2016

Date accepted: 21 March 2015

Donor status: trade union

(Registered 14 December 2015)
Name of donor: Fire Brigades Union (FBU)
Address of donor: Bradley House, 68 Coombe Rd, 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 Union Services (Parliamentary Consultancy) between 21 March 2016 and 20 March 2017, value £15,960.

Date received: 21 March 2016 to 20 March 2017

Date accepted: 21 March 2016

Donor status: trade union

(Registered 07 October 2016)
4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: (1) Arron Banks (2) Goddard Gunster
Address of donor: (1) private (2) 701 8th Street NW, Suite 400, Washington, DC20001

Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): (1) flights and accommodation with a value of £5,000 (2) invitation to the White House Correspondents’ Dinner, value £207

Destination of visit: Washington

Date of visit: 29 April – 2 May 2016

Purpose of visit: to attend the White House Correspondents’ Dinner and meet Democrat and Republican politicians regarding the European Union.

(Registered 02 June 2016)

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