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Kate Green’s voting in Parliament
Kate Green is a Labour MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Labour MPs.
This is a selection of Kate Green’s votes.
Almost always voted against a reduction in spending on welfare benefits Show votes
Consistently voted for removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords Show votes
Voted a mixture of for and against a referendum on the UK's membership of the EU Show votes
Consistently voted for raising welfare benefits at least in line with prices Show votes
Consistently voted against reducing central government funding of local government Show votes
Consistently voted against fewer MPs in the House of Commons Show votes
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Kate Green has hardly ever rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.
The EU is in the process of concluding international trade deals with, for example, Japan and Canada, which the UK Government have warmly supported, believing they will be good for the UK economy; I understand that the UK Government estimate that the Japanese deal could be worth £5 billion annually to the British economy. How quickly can those deals be replaced when we leave the EU, and...
Pressure on local authority budgets is leading local authorities to encourage the building of high-cost homes to boost the council tax take. That completely misses the point regarding the local need for starter homes and affordable family homes. What can be done to encourage and, indeed, perhaps to incentivise local authorities to ensure that housing need is matched by housing provision?
To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, pursuant to the Answer of 2 December 2016 to Question 54678, when details of the review of the Scrap Metal Dealers Act 2013 and consultation documents will be published on her Department's website; what deadline is in place to ensure stakeholders have adequate time to respond to the consultation; and what steps she is taking to ensure...
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Labour MP for Stretford and Urmston
Entered the House of Commons on 6 May 2010 — General election
Topics of interest
- Work and Pensions
- Department for Work and Pensions
- Personal Independence Payment
- Children: Maintenance
- Access to Work Programme
- Housing Benefit
- Mesothelioma: Compensation
Currently held offices
- Member, Justice Committee (since 31 Oct 2016)
- Member, European Scrutiny Committee (since 18 Jul 2016)
Other offices held in the past
- Shadow Minister (Equalities Office) (Women and Equalities) (14 Sep 2015 to 27 Jun 2016)
- Shadow Minister (Work and Pensions) (7 Oct 2013 to 14 Sep 2015)
- Shadow Minister (Equalities) (7 Oct 2011 to 7 Oct 2013)
- Member, Work and Pensions Committee (12 Jul 2010 to 25 Oct 2011)
Previous MPs in this constituency
Public bill committees (Sittings attended)
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- Has spoken in 57 debates in the last year — above average amongst MPs. See all Kate Green’s speeches
- Has received answers to 86 written questions in the last year — well above average amongst MPs.
- Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a high number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2015, according to constituents.
- Has voted in 72.73% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
- People have made 9 annotations on this MP’s speeches — above average amongst MPs.
- This MP’s speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 19–20 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
- 131 people are tracking this MP — email me updates on Kate Green’s activity
- Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 413 times in debates — above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)
Register of Members’ Interests
Last updated: 9 Jan 2017.
Name of donor: First Focus
Address of donor: 1110 Vermont Avenue NW
, Washington DC
Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): flights and accommodation with a total value of £2,395
Destination of visit: Washington DC
Date of visit: 14-17 March 2016
Purpose of visit: meeting advocacy groups, members of Senate and House of Representatives to discuss child poverty strategies and UK and US experience.
(Registered 21 March 2016)
Name of donor: Remembering Srebrenica
(a project of Ummah Help)
Address of donor: Newland House, 137-139 Hagley Road, Birmingham B16 8UA
Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): accommodation, flights, subsistence and transport within Bosnia, with a total value of £489
Destination of visit: Bosnia
Dates of visit: 2-5 October 2016
Purpose of visit: to visit scenes of genocide in Bosnia and meet survivors and campaigners.
(Registered 11 October 2016)
Trustee of the Webb Memorial Trust, which works for social and economic justice. (Registered 17 April 2014
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