Margaret Curran

Former Labour MP for Glasgow East

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Margaret Curran is a former MP for Glasgow East.

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Profile

Former Labour MP for Glasgow East

Entered the House of Commons on 6 May 2010 — General election

Left the House of Commons on 30 March 2015 — General election

Expenses

Topics of interest

  • Work and Pensions
  • Scotland
  • Treasury
  • Cabinet Office
  • Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs
  • Scotland
  • Disability Living Allowance
  • Devolution
  • Income Tax: Scotland
  • Property

Other offices held in the past

  • Shadow Secretary of State for Scotland ( 7 Oct 2011 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Shadow Minister (Work and Pensions) ( 8 Oct 2010 to 7 Oct 2011)
  • Member, Work and Pensions Committee (12 Jul 2010 to 2 Nov 2010)

Previous MPs in this constituency

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Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

Recent appearances

  • Oral Answers to Questions — Scotland: Living Wage 25 Feb 2015

    This Government are constantly making claims about new jobs that have been created in Scotland since the last election. Of those new jobs, what proportion have been in low-paying industries?
  • Oral Answers to Questions — Scotland: Living Wage 25 Feb 2015

    What I do remember is that the Labour Government implemented the minimum wage in the face of opposition from the Conservative party. According to new research from the House of Commons Library, 82% of these new jobs are in the low-paying sectors. That news comes days after the TUC revealed that one in five workers in Scotland is paid below the minimum wage. Just this morning, the Office for...
  • Written Answers — HM Treasury: Health Services: Scotland 25 Feb 2015

    To ask Mr Chancellor of the Exchequer, what discussions he has had with Scottish Ministers on the sharing of Scottish NHS data with HM Revenue and Customs.

More of Margaret Curran’s recent appearances

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