Geraint Davies

MP, Swansea West

Swansea West Labour/Co-operative

Geraint Davies’s voting in Parliament

Geraint Davies is a Labour/Co-operative MP, and so on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Labour/Co-operative MPs.

However, Geraint Davies sometimes differs from their party collegues, such as:

  • Geraint Davies consistently voted against automatic enrolment in occupational pensions, while most Labour/Co-operative MPs generally voted for. Show votes
  • Geraint Davies generally voted for university tuition fees, while most Labour/Co-operative MPs generally voted against. Show votes

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Geraint Davies never rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • Oral Answers to Questions — Treasury: Export Target 21 Jul 2015

    What assessment he has made of the likelihood of the Government meeting its 2020 export target.
  • Oral Answers to Questions — Treasury: Export Target 21 Jul 2015

    Britain needs export growth, not just cuts, to clear the deficit, but the Chancellor is set to miss his export target by a massive 350 billion and to deliver the worst peacetime trade deficit since 1830. What action are the Government taking to combine the creative industries with our manufacturing base to target emerging middle classes in BRIC countries—in particular, China and...
  • Welfare Reform and Work Bill 20 Jul 2015

    The Secretary of State knows that the number of those earning over 25,000 now is 800,000 fewer than it was in 2010. The real crisis in Britain today is not the number of people not in work, but in-work poverty. Given that child and family tax credits basically subsidise and incentivise work, will he look at this again and accept that the real crisis is not the number of people without...

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Labour/Co-operative MP for Swansea West

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

Party was Labour until 30 Mar 2015

Also represented Croydon Central

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Topics of interest

  • Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs
  • Treasury
  • Transport
  • Local Government and the Regions
  • Deputy Prime Minister
  • Health
  • Departmental Policies
  • Voluntary Work: Young People
  • Feroz Abbasi
  • Trade Agreements
  • Mental Health Services

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, European Scrutiny Committee (5 Jul 2013 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (Substitute Member) (10 Nov 2010 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Member, Welsh Affairs Committee (12 Jul 2010 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • PPS (Team PPS), Department for Constitutional Affairs (13 May 2004 to 11 Apr 2005)
  • Member, Public Accounts Committee (25 Jul 1997 to 10 Sep 2003)

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Numerology

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More about this

  • Has spoken in 40 debates in the last year — above average amongst MPs.
  • Has received answers to 4 written questions in the last year — below average amongst MPs.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a high number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2005, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 67.92% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — below average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 7 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.
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  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 399 times in debates — above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 13 Jul 2015.

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