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Margaret Hodge was the Labour Party candidate in the constituency of Barking in the 2017 General Election. Our volunteers have been adding information on Margaret Hodge - here's everything we know so far!

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Dame Margaret Eve Hodge, Lady Hodge, (née Oppenheimer; born 8 September 1944) is a British Labour Party politician. She has served as Member of Parliament for Barking since a 1994 by-election and was a Councillor for the London Borough of Islington from 1973 to 1994, and Council Leader from 1982 to 1992.

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Born: 1944-09-08, Cairo
School: Oxford High School
Undergraduate degree: Political Science, London School of Economics
Previous job: Councillor

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  • 2017: The 2017 General Election, as the Labour Party candidate for the Barking
  • 2015: The 2015 General Election, as the Labour Party candidate for the Member of Parliament for Barking
  • 2010: The 2010 General Election, as the Labour Party candidate for the Member of Parliament for Barking

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