A selection of Glenda Jackson's votes
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Almost always voted for paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disability Show votes
6 votes for, 0 votes against, 1 absence, between 2011–2012
Generally voted against reducing housing benefit for social tenants deemed to have excess bedrooms (which Labour describe as the "bedroom tax") Show votes
0 votes for, 11 votes against, 6 absences, between 2012–2014
Generally voted against a referendum on the UK's membership of the EU Show votes
0 votes for, 2 votes against, 7 absences, between 2011–2014
Generally voted against a reduction in spending on welfare benefits Show votes
1 vote for, 21 votes against, 9 absences, between 2013–2015
Generally voted against an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituency Show votes
0 votes for, 7 votes against, 3 absences, between 2010–2013
Voted a mixture of for and against a more proportional system for electing MPs Show votes
2 votes for, 1 vote against, 1 absence, in 2010
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I thank the right hon. Lady for her statement, affording the House the opportunity to say thank you and to pay tribute to all those who have played their part in tackling this appalling disease, not least the staff of the isolation unit in the Royal Free hospital in my constituency and everyone in that hospital. I was delighted to hear that the Secretary of State is prioritising the next...
To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, what meetings Ministers of his Department had with (a) disability representative groups and (b) private sector organisations between July 2013 and February 2015.
Why did the Prime Minister deem it appropriate to outsource his response to one of my concerned constituents to a political correspondence manager housed in No. 10 Downing street, on paper bearing a Conservative party logo and with contents that referred to a Conservative manifesto and a Conservative Government’s legislation? It concluded in the hope that they—the Conservative...
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Former Labour MP for Hampstead and Kilburn
Entered the House of Commons on 9 April 1992 — General election
Left the House of Commons on 30 March 2015 — General election
Also represented Hampstead and Highgate
Topics of interest
- Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs
- Prime Minister
- Work and Pensions
- Asylum Seekers
- Housing Benefit
- Patient and Public Involvement Forums
- Children: Day Care
Other offices held in the past
- Member, Work and Pensions Committee (2 Nov 2010 to 30 Mar 2015)
- Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department of Environment) (6 May 1997 to 29 Jul 1999)
- Shadow Spokesperson (Transport) (1 Jan 1996 to 17 Mar 1997)
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Public bill committees (Sittings attended)
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- Has spoken in 16 debates in the last year — below average amongst MPs. See all Glenda Jackson’s speeches
- Has received answers to 7 written questions in the last year — below average amongst MPs.
- Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a high number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2014, according to constituents.
- Has voted in 55.04% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — well below average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
- People have made 5 annotations on this MP’s speeches — average amongst MPs.
- This MP’s speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 20–21 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
- 224 people are tracking this MP
- Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 540 times in debates — above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)
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