Margaret Greenwood

Shadow Secretary of State for Work and Pensions

Labour MP for Wirral West

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Margaret Greenwood’s voting in Parliament

Margaret Greenwood is a Labour MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Labour MPs.

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  • Margaret Greenwood voted against replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons system, while most Labour MPs generally voted for. Show votes

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Recent appearances

  • Oral Answers to Questions — Work and Pensions: Universal Credit: First Payments 7 Oct 2019

    Without giving this House a debate or a vote, as they had promised, the Government have pushed through regulations for the pilot of universal credit managed migration and payments to severely disabled people who lost out in being forced to transfer to universal credit. Will the Government explain why those payments still do not fully reflect the financial loss those disabled people have suffered?
  • Oral Answers to Questions — Work and Pensions: Child Poverty 7 Oct 2019

    An article in The BMJ shows that researchers have highlighted a possible link between an increase in the number of babies who die before their first birthday and child poverty. They estimate that there were an additional 570 excess deaths between 2014 and 2017, with 172 attributable to an increase in child poverty, so will the Minister scrap the two-child limit and the benefit cap, which are...
  • Oral Answers to Questions — Work and Pensions: Universal Credit: First Payments 7 Oct 2019

    Without giving this House a debate or a vote, as they had promised, the Government have pushed through regulations for the pilot of universal credit managed migration and payments to severely disabled people who lost out in being forced to transfer to universal credit. Will the Government explain why those payments still do not fully reflect the financial loss those disabled people have suffered?

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Labour MP for Wirral West

Entered the House of Commons on 8 May 2015 — General election

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Topics of interest

Margaret Greenwood campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC

  • Department for Work and Pensions
  • Department for Environment
  • Food and Rural Affairs
  • Department of Health
  • Department for Communities and Local Government
  • Department for Transport
  • Universal Credit
  • Department for Work and Pensions: Arms Length Bodies
  • Mortgages: Government Assistance
  • Support for Mortgage Interest
  • Universal Credit: Self-employed

Currently held offices

  • Shadow Secretary of State for Work and Pensions (since 11 Mar 2018)

Other offices held in the past

  • Shadow Minister (Work and Pensions) (9 Oct 2016 to 11 Mar 2018)
  • Member, Environmental Audit Committee (20 Jul 2015 to 19 Dec 2016)

Previous MPs in this constituency

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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 30 Sep 2019.

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