Margaret Greenwood

Shadow Minister (Work and Pensions)

Wirral West Labour

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

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Last updated: 13 Dec 2017

Recent appearances

  • Pension Equality for Women: Hormone Pregnancy Tests 14 Dec 2017

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  • Pension Equality for Women: Hormone Pregnancy Tests 14 Dec 2017

    I thank the right hon. Gentleman for giving way. Is he aware that The BMJ reported that most of the scientific evidence considered by the working group was from the 1960s, ’70s and early ’80s. One expert in the field, Dr Neil Vargesson of Aberdeen University, told The BMJ that there were not that many scientific studies available. Does he agree that the Government should fund new...
  • King’S College Hospital Foundation Trust 12 Dec 2017

    It is abundantly clear that the Government are accelerating the privatisation of our national health service by reducing supply in the NHS to create demand for private health insurance. We do not want a US-style health insurance here. Will the Minister please give the NHS the money it needs?

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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 of Health
  • Department for Environment
  • Food and Rural Affairs
  • Department for Communities and Local Government
  • Department for Business
  • Energy and Industrial Strategy
  • Universal Credit
  • Department for Work and Pensions: Telephone Services
  • Universal Credit: Telephone Services
  • Personal Independence Payment: Mental Illness
  • Jobcentre Plus: Training

Currently held offices

  • Shadow Minister (Work and Pensions) (since 9 Oct 2016)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Environmental Audit Committee (20 Jul 2015 to 19 Dec 2016)

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  • Has spoken in 57 debates in the last year — well above average amongst MPs. See all Margaret Greenwood’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 45 written questions in the last year — above average amongst MPs.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a low number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2015, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 84.93% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — below average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 0 annotations on this MP’s speeches — below average amongst MPs.
  • This MP’s speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 18–19 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
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  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 79 times in debates — below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 11 Dec 2017.

2. (a) Support linked to an MP but received by a local party organisation or indirectly via a central party organisation
Name of donor: Unite
Address of donor: 128 Theobald's Road, Holborn, London WC1X 8TN

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £4,000

Donor status: trade union

(Registered 07 July 2017)
Name of donor: CWU North West
Address of donor: 302a Barlow Moor Road, Manchester M21 8AY

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £3,000

Donor status: trade union

(Registered 07 July 2017)
Name of donor: Unite the Union Vauxhall Motors
Address of donor: GM Manufacturing UK, North Road Industrial Estate, Ellesmere Port CH65 1AL

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,000

Donor status: trade union

(Registered 07 July 2017)
3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK sources
Name of donor: Barbara Gleave
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: Accommodation during the general election campaign, value £700

Date received: 20 April - 8 June 2017

Date accepted: 20 April 2017

Donor status: individual

(Registered 07 July 2017)

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