Hardly ever rebels against their party in this parliament
How Michael Fabricant voted on key issues since 2001
- Voted moderately against a transparent ParliamentDetails
- 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 a referendum on the UK's membership of the EUDetails
- Voted for raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per yearDetails
- Voted strongly for a reduction in spending on welfare benefitsDetails
- Voted very strongly against allowing ministers to intervene in inquestsDetails
- Voted moderately for encouraging occupational pensionsDetails
- Voted moderately for a smoking banDetails
- Voted very strongly for reforming the NHS so GPs buy services on behalf of their patientsDetails
- Voted moderately for laws to stop climate changeDetails
- Voted moderately for a stricter asylum systemDetails
- Voted strongly against the hunting banDetails
- Voted very strongly for greater autonomy for schoolsDetails
- Voted very strongly for increasing the rate of VATDetails
- Voted very strongly against raising welfare benefits at least in line with pricesDetails
- Voted very strongly for fewer MPs in the House of CommonsDetails
- Voted strongly against a more proportional system for electing MPsDetails
- Voted very strongly against paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disabilityDetails
- Voted moderately for reducing central government funding of local governmentDetails
- Voted strongly for equal gay rightsDetails
- Voted strongly for an investigation into the Iraq warDetails
- Voted very strongly for replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons systemDetails
- Voted a mixture of for and against more EU integrationDetails
- Voted very strongly for an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituencyDetails
- Voted strongly against introducing ID cardsDetails
- Voted strongly against introducing foundation hospitalsDetails
- Voted very strongly against restricting the provision of services to private patients by the NHSDetails
- Voted moderately against Labour's anti-terrorism lawsDetails
- Voted moderately for a wholly elected House of LordsDetails
More on well-known issues (from the Guardian) & their full record
What guidance he has issued to local authorities on prioritising (a) members of the armed forces and (b) local residents for social housing; and if he will make a statement.
That guidance seems to show remarkable common sense, but what further steps can my hon. Friend take to ensure that housing associations and local councils that allocate housing publish precisely the criteria on which they do so, because they should be answerable to the electorate?
My right hon. Friend will be aware that next week is the beginning of national apprenticeship week. What steps is he taking to promote that in Northern Ireland to encourage the employment of young people?
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Conservative MP for Lichfield
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Topics of interest
- Trade and Industry
- Home Department
- Departmental Procurement
- Invoice Payments
- Civil Service Relocation
Other offices held in the past
- Member, Selection Committee (21 Jun 2010 to 9 May 2013)
- The Lord Commissioner of Her Majesty's Treasury (12 May 2010 to 6 Sep 2012)
- Member, Administration Committee (4 Mar 2009 to 11 May 2010)
- Whip, Whips (20 May 2005 to 11 May 2010)
- Member, Culture, Media & Sport Committee (to 11 Apr 2005)
- Shadow Minister, Economic Affairs (10 May 2004 to 20 May 2005)
Previous MPs in this constituency
Public bill committees (Sittings attended)
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- Has spoken in 35 debates in the last year — average amongst MPs.
- Has received answers to 38 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 87.70% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — well above average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
- People have made 11 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") 835 times in debates — well above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)
Register of Members’ Interests
Last updated: 24 Feb 2014.
2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc
Payment of £1,500 received on 17 May 2013 from Hat Trick Productions Ltd, 33 Oval Road, London NW1 7EA, for appearance as a panellist on BBC1
‘Have I Got News For You
’, recorded on 9 May 2013. Hours: 2 hrs. (Registered 10 June 2013)
Payments from BBC Talent & Rights Negotiation, Room B.07, Broadcasting House, 27-29 Whiteladies Road, Bristol BS8 2LR,:
Payment of £150 received on 28 May 2013
for appearance as a panellist on BBC Radio
4 ‘Any Questions
’ on 17 May 2013. Hours: 1 hr plus travel. (Registered 10 June 2013; updated 17 June 2013)
Payment of £150 received on 29 January 2014 for appearance as a panellist on BBC Radio 4 ‘Any Questions’ on 24 January 2014. Hours: 1 hr plus travel. (Registered 3 February 2014)
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