Edward Davey

Former MP, Kingston and Surbiton

Kingston and Surbiton Liberal Democrat

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  • Voted moderately against a more proportional system for electing MPs Details
  • Voted moderately against replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons system Details
  • Voted moderately for encouraging occupational pensions Details
  • Voted very strongly against raising welfare benefits at least in line with prices Details
  • Voted moderately against university tuition fees Details
  • Voted strongly for an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituency Details

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Edward Davey hardly ever rebelled against their party in their last parliament

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Former Liberal Democrat MP for Kingston and Surbiton

Entered the House of Commons on 1 May 1997 — General election

Left the House of Commons on 30 March 2015 — General election

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Topics of interest

  • Deputy Prime Minister
  • Education and Skills
  • Health
  • Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs
  • Environment Food and Rural Affairs
  • Council Tax
  • Social Housing
  • Iraq: Asylum
  • Housing
  • Teachers

Other offices held in the past

  • The Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change (3 Feb 2012 to 8 May 2015)
  • The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills (17 May 2010 to 3 Feb 2012)
  • Shadow Secretary of State (Foreign Affairs) (18 Dec 2007 to 6 May 2010)
  • Without portfolio (5 Dec 2006 to 18 Dec 2007)
  • Shadow Secretary of State (Trade and Industry) (5 Mar 2006 to 10 Dec 2006)
  • Shadow Secretary of State for Education (10 May 2005 to 5 Mar 2006)
  • Shadow Spokesperson (Office of the Deputy Prime Minister) (1 Jun 2002 to 10 May 2005)
  • Shadow Chief Secretary to the Treasury (1 Jun 2001 to 1 Jun 2002)
  • Shadow Minister (Olympics and London) (1 Jun 2000 to 1 Jun 2003)
  • Member, Treasury Committee (22 Nov 1999 to 11 May 2001)
  • Member, Treasury Sub-committee (22 Nov 1999 to 11 May 2001)
  • Member, Procedure Committee (7 Nov 1997 to 14 Feb 2000)
  • Opposition Whip (Commons) (1 Jun 1997 to 1 Jun 2000)
  • Shadow Spokesperson (Treasury) (1 Jun 1997 to 1 Jun 2001)

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  • Has spoken in 12 debates in the last year — below average amongst MPs.
  • Has received answers to 0 written questions in the last year — Ministers do not ask written questions.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a medium number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2008, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 68.68% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — below average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 17 annotations on this MP’s speeches — 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.
  • 149 people are tracking this MP
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 1554 times in debates — well above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 30 Mar 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: Haroon R Sheikh
(a) Address of donor: private
(a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000
(a) Donor status: individual
(a) (Registered 10 June 2014)
(a) Name of donor: Caffeine Partnership
(a) Address of donor: 2 Townsend House, 22 Dean Street, London W1D 3RY
(a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,000
(a) Donor status: company, registration 05988061
(a) (Registered 15 October 2014)
(a) Name of donor: R J Carroll
(a) Address of donor: private
(a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,000
(a) Donor status: individual
(a) (Registered 15 October 2014)
(a) Name of donor: Ian Montrose
(a) Address of donor: private
(a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,500
(a) Donor status: individual
(a) (Registered 15 October 2014)
(a) Name of donor: Neil Sherlock
(a) Address of donor: private
(a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,500
(a) Donor status: individual
(a) (Registered 15 October 2014)
(a) Name of donor: Duncan Greenland
(a) Address of donor: private
(a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £10,000
(a) Donor status: individual
(a) (Registered 15 October 2014)
(a) Name of donor: Christopher Nicholson
(a) Address of donor: private
(a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000
(a) Donor status: individual
(a) (Registered 14 January 2015)
(a) Name of donor: Christopher Nicholson
(a) Address of donor: private
(a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000
(a) Donor status: individual
(a) (Registered 11 February 2015)
(a) Name of donor: Mrs Sameena Bajwa
(a) Address of donor: private
(a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £4,000
(a) Donor status: individual
(a) (Registered 25 February 2015)
(a) Name of donor: James Henry Davey
(a) Address of donor: private
(a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,500
(a) Donor status: individual
(a) (Registered 25 February 2015)
(a) Name of donor: DCD Properties Ltd
(a) Address of donor: 90 Long Acre, London WC2E 9RA
(a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000
(a) Donor status: company, registration 03092306
(a) (Registered 25 February 2015)
(a) Name of donor: Mr Yakub Patel
(a) Address of donor: private
(a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,500
(a) Donor status: individual
(a) (Registered 25 February 2015)
(a) Name of donor: Brompton Capital Ltd
(a) Address of donor: 35 South Street, London W1K 2XE
(a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000
(a) Donor status: company, registration 03275808
(a) (Registered 9 March 2015)
8. Land and Property
House in Dorset.

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