Hardly ever rebels against their party in their last parliament
How Peter Ainsworth voted on key issues since 2001
- Voted strongly against introducing ID cardsDetails
- Voted very strongly against a more proportional system for electing MPsDetails
- Voted strongly against more EU integrationDetails
- Voted strongly against introducing foundation hospitalsDetails
- Voted a mixture of for and against encouraging occupational pensionsDetails
- Voted a mixture of for and against a smoking banDetails
- Has never voted on a transparent ParliamentDetails
- Voted moderately for a stricter asylum systemDetails
- Voted moderately for a referendum on the UK's membership of the EUDetails
- Voted very strongly for an investigation into the Iraq warDetails
- Voted very strongly for replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons systemDetails
- Voted very strongly against allowing ministers to intervene in inquestsDetails
- Voted a mixture of for and against a wholly elected House of LordsDetails
- Voted for increasing the rate of VATDetails
- Voted moderately against Labour's anti-terrorism lawsDetails
- Voted very strongly against the hunting banDetails
- Voted strongly for laws to stop climate changeDetails
- Voted moderately for equal gay rightsDetails
- Voted very strongly for greater autonomy for schoolsDetails
More on well-known issues (from the Guardian) & their full record
To ask the Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change what procedures his Department has put in place to evaluate the effectiveness of the Act on Carbon Dioxide advertising campaign; and if he will make a statement.
To ask the Secretary of State for Children, Schools and Families (1) what steps his Department takes to ensure that its funding for county Youth Parliaments represents value for money; and if he will make a statement; (2) how much funding his Department has provided to the Surrey Youth Parliament in each of the last three years.
To ask the Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport (1) whether he has made an estimate of the (a) total financial contribution made by foreign national visitors to national museums and galleries in each year since 1997 and (b) proportion of the turnover of those museums attributable to such contributions in each of those years; and if he will make a statement; (2) what estimate...
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Former Conservative MP for East Surrey
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Topics of interest
- Environment Food and Rural Affairs
- Culture Media and Sport
- Trade and Industry
- Foot and Mouth
- Environmental Appraisals
- Departmental Computers
- Departmental Buildings
Other offices held in the past
- Member, Culture, Media & Sport Committee (10 Aug 2009 to 11 May 2010)
- Shadow Secretary of State for Environment, Food & Rural Affairs, Environment, Food & Rural Affairs (6 Jan 2009 to 19 Jan 2009)
- Shadow Secretary of State for Environment Food & Rural Affairs, Environment, Food & Rural Affairs (16 Dec 2005 to 6 Jan 2009)
- Member, Advisory Committee on Works of Art (1 Nov 2005 to 11 May 2010)
- Member, Liaison Committee (1 Nov 2005 to 3 Aug 2006)
- Chairman, Environmental Audit Committee (1 Nov 2005 to 3 Aug 2006)
- Member, Environmental Audit Committee (14 Jul 2005 to 1 Nov 2005)
- Member, Advisory Committee on Works of Art (10 Jan 2005 to 11 Apr 2005)
- Member, Advisory Committee of Works of Art (to 10 Jan 2005)
- Member, Liaison Committee (to 11 Apr 2005)
- Chairman, Environmental Audit Committee (to 11 Apr 2005)
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- Has spoken in 11 debates in the last year — below average amongst MPs.
- Has received answers to 36 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 2008, according to constituents.
- Has voted in 64.13% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — below average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
- People have made 1 annotation on this MP’s speeches — well 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.
- 63 people are tracking this MP
- Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 300 times in debates — average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)