Norman Baker

MP, Lewes

Lewes Liberal Democrat

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How Norman Baker voted since 2001
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  • Voted moderately for reducing central government funding of local government Source
  • Voted moderately for encouraging occupational pensions Source
  • Voted moderately for more EU integration Source
  • Voted very strongly for raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per year Source
  • Voted a mixture of for and against university tuition fees Source
  • Voted very strongly for greater restrictions on campaigning by third parties, such as charities, during elections Source
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Norman Baker hardly ever rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • Upcoming Business – Commons: Main Chamber 6 Mar 2015

    Women’s Refuges (Provision and Eligibility) Bill - Second reading – Norman Baker. Legislation
  • Business of the House: Backbench Business — Iraq Inquiry 29 Jan 2015

    Does the hon. Lady not accept that the inquiry could have begun and taken evidence while troops were still committed but not published until after the troops had come home?
  • Business of the House: Backbench Business — Iraq Inquiry 29 Jan 2015

    I thank the Backbench Business Committee for facilitating this debate in my name and those of my right hon. Friend the Member for Haltemprice and Howden (Mr Davis) and my hon. Friend the Member for Leeds North West (Greg Mulholland), who for personal reasons is not here today. I regret that we are debating the non-publication of the report rather than the report itself—a report that,...

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Liberal Democrat MP for Lewes

Entered House of Commons on 1 May 1997 — General election

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Topics of interest

  • Environment Food and Rural Affairs
  • Transport
  • Defence
  • Home Department
  • Trade and Industry
  • Parliamentary Questions
  • Ministerial Travel
  • Departmental Travel
  • Departments: Internet
  • Departmental Rail Travel

Other offices held in the past

  • The Minister of State, Home Department (7 Oct 2013 to 4 Nov 2014)
  • The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Transport (14 May 2010 to 7 Oct 2013)
  • Shadow Secretary of State for Transport (8 Jan 2009 to 11 May 2010)
  • Shadow Secretary of State for Transport, Transport (20 Dec 2007 to 8 Jan 2009)
  • Cabinet Office (5 Jul 2007 to 20 Dec 2007)
  • Shadow Secretary of State for the Environment, Environment, Food & Rural Affairs (26 Jan 2004 to 21 Mar 2006)

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  • Has spoken in 24 debates in the last year — average amongst MPs.
  • Has received answers to 18 written questions in the last year — average amongst MPs.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a high number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2008, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 72.13% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 27 annotations on this MP’s speeches — well above average amongst MPs.
  • This MP's speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 17–18 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") 1022 times in debates — well above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 6 Jan 2015.

2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc
Ongoing income from royalties for publication of book entitled ‘The Strange Death of David Kelly’. Payments from Methuen Publishing Ltd, now of 35 Hospital Fields Rd, York YO5 4DZ:
Received £263.74 on 19 March 2014. Hours: no additional hours. (Registered 19 March 2014)
Received £600 from ITV, Talent Payments Department, Trafford Wharf Road, Trafford M17 1FZ, for an appearance on the BBC’sUniversity Challenge’. Hours: 1 hr excluding travel. (Registered 6 January 2015)
4. Sponsorships
(a) Donations to my constituency party or association, which have been or will be reported by my party to the Electoral Commission:
(a) Name of donor: Brian Souter
(a) Address of donor: private
(a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £3,500
(a) Donor status: individual
(a) (Registered 22 December 2014)
11. Miscellaneous
I advanced a sum of money to help finance the release of an album by The Reform Club, a band of which I am a member. (Registered 23 August 2013)

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