Margaret Hodge, nee Oppenheimer, is Jewish and has been linked to a child abuse scandal. (MYSTERIOUS DEATHS OF CHILDREN)
On 10 June 2010 Margaret Hodge was elected head of the powerful UK spending watchdog, the Public Accounts Committee, overseeing the UK Government’s drive to cut Britain’s budget deficit.
In 1982 Margaret Hodge became leader of Islington council in london.
She became a close friend of Tony Blair, who lived in Islington, a few doors away from Hodge.
In February 1990 Liz Davies and David Cofie, senior social workers, discovered evidence of sex abuse of children and reported it to a residents’ meeting attended by Mrs Hodge.
In May 1990 Mr Cofie and Ms Davies were told by Lyn Cusack, assistant director of social services, to stop interviewing children about the abuse claims.
On 1 May 1997 Tony Blair moved from Islington to Downing Street.
In June 2003 Mrs Hodge was made minister for Children. (Another minister under fire: call for Hodge to quit over child …)
Hodge’s family is reported to be worth several hundred million pounds.
Jason Swift; Islington children’s home.
MYSTERIOUS DEATHS OF CHILDREN
JASON OWEN; A CHILD ABUSE RING