Alan Duncan

Rutland and Melton Conservative

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How Alan Duncan voted since 2001
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  • Voted moderately against removing hereditary peers from the House of LordsDetails
  • Voted very strongly against raising welfare benefits at least in line with pricesDetails
  • Voted strongly for increasing the rate of VATDetails
  • Voted moderately for reducing housing benefit for social tenants deemed to have excess bedrooms (which Labour describe as the "bedroom tax")Details
  • Voted moderately against more EU integrationDetails
  • Voted moderately against university tuition feesDetails

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Alan Duncan hardly ever rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — International Development: Caribbean 10 Apr 2014

    The UK is strongly committed to supporting development in the Caribbean. Helping the region tackle the risks posed by natural disasters is one of our top priorities, alongside supporting sustainable economic growth and addressing governance and security. The UK Government has increased its bilateral support to the Independent Caribbean by 50% (around 75 million in 2011 to 2015). We also...
  • Oral Answers to Questions — International Development: Palestinian Authority 9 Apr 2014

    The UK is providing effective support for the Palestinian Authority in very challenging circumstances. The Palestinian Authority has developed institutions to the point where the international community has recognised it as technically ready for statehood, and it has made impressive progress in delivering improved outcomes in health and education.
  • Oral Answers to Questions — International Development: Palestinian Authority 9 Apr 2014

    I am grateful to my hon. Friend for his appreciation of DFID’s work in the occupied Palestinian territories and glad that he and the Committee had such a useful visit. Israeli restrictions do tremendous damage to the economy and to the living standards of ordinary Palestinians. The simple truth is that they are not allowed to develop their banking or information and communications...

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Conservative MP for Rutland and Melton

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Topics of interest

  • Trade and Industry
  • Justice
  • Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs
  • Transport
  • Business
  • Enterprise and Regulatory Reform
  • Departmental Procurement
  • Nuclear Power Stations
  • Railways
  • Departmental Orders and Regulations
  • QinetiQ

Other offices held in the past

  • Shadow Minister (Prisons), Justice (8 Sep 2009 to 11 May 2010)
  • Shadow Minister, Justice (8 Sep 2009 to 8 Sep 2009)
  • Shadow Leader of the House of Commons, Parliament (19 Jan 2009 to 8 Sep 2009)
  • Shadow Secretary of State for Business, Enterprise and Regulatory Reform, Business, Enterprise and Regulatory Reform (6 Jan 2009 to 19 Jan 2009)
  • Shadow Secretary of State for Business, Enterprise and Regulatory Reform, Business, Enterprise and Regulatory Reform (6 Jan 2009 to 6 Jan 2009)
  • Shadow Secretary of State for Business, Enterprise and Regulatory Reform, Business, Enterprise and Regulatory Reform (6 Jul 2007 to 6 Jan 2009)
  • Shadow Secretary of State for Trade & Industry, Trade & Industry (16 Dec 2005 to 6 Jul 2007)
  • Shadow Secretary of State for Transport, Transport (20 May 2005 to 16 Dec 2005)
  • Shadow Secretary of State for International Development, Foreign Affairs (17 Mar 2005 to 20 May 2005)
  • Shadow Secretary of State for International Development, International Affairs (9 Sep 2004 to 17 Mar 2005)
  • Shadow Secretary of State for Constitutional Affairs, Home Affairs (6 Jul 2004 to 9 Sep 2004)
  • Shadow Secretary of State for Constitutional Affairs, Home, Constitutional & Legal Affairs (10 May 2004 to 6 Jul 2004)

Previous MPs in this constituency

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  • Has spoken in 16 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 high number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2008, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 61.72% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — well below average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 9 annotations on this MP’s speeches — 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") 565 times in debates — above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 7 Apr 2014.

8. Land and Property
Rental income from residential property in London.

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