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.
Kate Hoey almost always voted against allowing ministers to intervene in inquests, while most Labour MPs almost always voted for.
Kate Hoey almost always voted against introducing foundation hospitals, while most Labour MPs generally voted for.
Kate Hoey generally voted against introducing ID cards, while most Labour MPs almost always voted for.
Kate Hoey almost always voted against the Iraq war, while most Labour MPs generally voted for.
Kate Hoey generally voted against Labour's anti-terrorism laws, while most Labour MPs generally voted for.
Kate Hoey generally voted against requiring the mass retention of information about communications, while most Labour MPs generally voted for.
Kate Hoey generally voted for a transparent Parliament, while most Labour MPs generally voted against.
Kate Hoey generally voted against replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons system, while most Labour MPs generally voted for.
Kate Hoey generally voted against more EU integration, while most Labour MPs generally voted for.
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Kate Hoey has sometimes rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.
Many of us who voted against the war, particularly those on the Government side, remember the day vividly. We remember the arm-twisting and the letters trying to tell us to go and see the Prime Minister or the Foreign Secretary. There was almost hysteria about getting the vote through. One lesson for Parliament and for Members of Parliament on both sides is that, sometimes, your country comes...
Will the Prime Minister explain to the millions of people who voted to leave why, in the next few months while we await a new Prime Minister, this country, using all the professionalism of Her Majesty’s Government, cannot start talking and negotiating—informally perhaps—with Canada, Australia, Malaysia and all those other countries that will be desperately keen to sign up...
I commend the Prime Minister for the way in which he handled Friday and for the very diplomatic and kind speech he has made today. I ask him to continue to show that leadership over the next month or two, to ensure that some of the hysteria about what is going to happen to our country is kept under control. Will he also condemn very clearly those people who are almost implying that decent...
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Labour MP for Vauxhall
Entered the House of Commons on 15 June 1989 — unknown
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Topics of interest
- Culture Media and Sport
- Home Department
- Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs
- Work and Pensions
- European Constitution
- Departmental Staff
- Playing Fields
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)
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- Has spoken in 29 debates in the last year — average amongst MPs. See all Kate Hoey’s speeches
- Has received answers to 48 written questions in the last year — above 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 47.66% 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 — 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.
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- Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 540 times in debates — above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)
Register of Members’ Interests
Last updated: 11 Jul 2016.
2. (b) Any other support not included in Category 2
Name of donor: Fire Brigades Union
Address of donor: Bradley House, 68 Coombe Rd, Kingston upon Thames KT2 7AE
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £15,120 in paying Union Services (Parliamentary Consultancy) for the administration and coordination of the FBU Parliamentary Group, of which I am the Chair, between 21 March 2015
and 20 March 2016
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: (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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