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 for a wholly elected House of Lords Show votes
  • Consistently voted against greater restrictions on campaigning by third parties, such as charities, during elections Show votes
  • Voted a mixture of for and against a referendum on the UK's membership of the EU Show votes
  • Consistently voted against raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per year Show votes
  • Consistently voted against encouraging occupational pensions Show votes
  • Almost always voted against a reduction in spending on welfare benefits 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.

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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
  • Justice
  • Treasury
  • Health
  • Personal Independence Payment
  • Children: Maintenance
  • Access to Work Programme
  • Housing Benefit
  • Mesothelioma: Compensation

Currently held offices

  • 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 26 debates in the last year — below average amongst MPs. See all Kate Green’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 95 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 73.45% 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.
  • 132 people are tracking this MP — email me updates on Kate Green’s activity
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 395 times in debates — above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 17 Oct 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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