Kate Green

MP, Stretford and Urmston

Stretford and Urmston Labour

Kate Green campaigned to remain in the European Union

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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.

  • Consistently voted against greater restrictions on campaigning by third parties, such as charities, during elections Show votes
  • Almost always voted against reducing housing benefit for social tenants deemed to have excess bedrooms (which Labour describe as the "bedroom tax") Show votes
  • Voted a mixture of for and against a more proportional system for electing MPs Show votes
  • Consistently voted against raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per year Show votes
  • Almost always voted against a reduction in spending on welfare benefits Show votes
  • Almost always voted against fewer MPs in the House of Commons Show votes

We have lots more plain English analysis of Kate Green’s voting record on issues like health, welfare, taxation and more. Visit Kate Green’s full vote analysis page for more.

Kate Green has hardly ever rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

Recent appearances

  • Un International Day: Violence Against Women 8 Dec 2016

    Does my hon. Friend agree that part of the problem is that the offence of online abuse, and also physical abuse, sometimes crosses international borders, and many of the websites are hosted outside the UK? Will she join me in asking the Minister to offer us in her response to the debate assurances that, as we leave the European Union, the security arrangements that we have in place through...
  • Written Answers — Ministry of Justice: Written Questions: Government Responses 8 Dec 2016

    To ask the Secretary of State for Justice, for what reasons she has not yet answered Question 54358, tabled on 22 November 2016 by the hon. Member for Stretford and Urmston; and when she plans to answer that Question.

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Profile

Labour MP for Stretford and Urmston

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

Expenses

Topics of interest

  • Work and Pensions
  • Department for Work and Pensions
  • Justice
  • Treasury
  • Health
  • 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 48 debates in the last year — above average amongst MPs. See all Kate Green’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 85 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 73.12% 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.
  • 134 people are tracking this MP — email me updates on Kate Green’s activity
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 410 times in debates — above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 5 Dec 2016.

4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: First Focus
Address of donor: 1110 Vermont Avenue NW, Washington DC 20005, USA

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)
8. Miscellaneous
Trustee of the Webb Memorial Trust, which works for social and economic justice. (Registered 17 April 2014)

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