Wera Hobhouse’s voting in Parliament
Wera Hobhouse is a Liberal Democrat MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Liberal Democrat MPs.
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Wera Hobhouse voted against reducing central government funding of local government, while most Liberal Democrat MPs generally voted for. Show votes
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Last updated: 13 Jun 2018
All of us here, and me in particular, recognise that it is important to get something on the statute book, and I am grateful that the Government have acted so quickly. At the same time, that should not be the overwhelming reason we cannot now consider amendments seriously and see whether we can create very good law. As has been said by my hon. Friend the Member for Dwyfor Meirionnydd, we...
Thank you, Ms Buck. On the campaigner’s evidence, it became quite clear when I questioned her that she had not considered how other victims would feel, apart from what she had experienced.
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Liberal Democrat MP for Bath
Entered the House of Commons on 9 June 2017 — General election
Topics of interest
- Ministry of Housing
- Communities and Local Government
- Department for Transport
- Department of Health and Social Care
- Department for Business
- Energy and Industrial Strategy
- Department for Communities and Local Government
- Sexual Harassment
- Unitary Councils
- Great Western Railway Line: Electrification
- Housing: Finance
- Schools: Voyeurism
Currently held offices
- Member, Committee on Exiting the European Union (since 11 Sep 2017)
- Liberal Democrat Spokesperson (Housing, Communities and Local Government) (since 16 Jun 2017)
Previous MPs in this constituency
Public bill committees (Sittings attended)
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Register of Members’ Interests
Last updated: 2 Jul 2018.
1. Employment and earnings
20 June 2017
, received final payment of £689.54 as Company Secretary of Compotex Ltd, Ensor Mill, Queensway, Rochdale OL11 2NU. Hours: none since my election. Employment ceased on 9 June 2017. (Registered 05 July 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: Joe Zammit-Lucia
Address of donor: private
Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000
Donor status: individual
(Registered 06 July 2017)
6. Land and property portfolio: (i) value over £100,000 and/or (ii) giving rental income of over £10,000 a year
Two separate houses in Rochdale Metropolitan Borough, owned jointly with my husband: (i) and (ii). (Registered 05 July 2017)
7. (i) Shareholdings: over 15% of issued share capital
Compotex GmbH; technical textile finishing. (Registered 05 July 2017)
Trustee, Norden Community Trust. (Registered 05 July 2017)
Patron, Bath Festivals. (Registered 05 July 2017)
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