Andrew George

MP, St Ives

St Ives Liberal Democrat

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How Andrew George voted since 2001
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  • Voted moderately for removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords Source
  • Voted moderately against a referendum on the UK's membership of the EU Source
  • Voted a mixture of for and against greater restrictions on campaigning by third parties, such as charities, during elections Source
  • Voted a mixture of for and against a reduction in spending on welfare benefits Source
  • Voted a mixture of for and against paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disability Source
  • Voted moderately against reducing housing benefit for social tenants deemed to have excess bedrooms (which Labour describe as the "bedroom tax") Source
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Andrew George quite often rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • Royal Assent: Five Year Forward View 23 Oct 2014

    The theme of integration is re-emphasised in this plan, but how can commissioners ensure that they achieve that integration if they are forced against their will to outsource many services and also fear that their commissioning decisions will be challenged for being anti-competitive?
  • Public Bill Committee: Affordable Homes bill 22 Oct 2014

    On a point of order, Sir Roger. I beg to move that the Question be now put.
  • Public Bill Committee: Affordable Homes bill 22 Oct 2014

    I beg to move, That the Affordable Homes Bill Committee do meet on Wednesday 29 October at 9.25 am and 2.00 pm, and thereafter on Tuesdays and Wednesdays at 9.25 am and 2.00 pm when the House is sitting. It is a pleasure to serve under your chairmanship, Sir Roger. This is a procedural matter. I hope that by formally agreeing the sittings motion on 5 September the Commons clearly expressed...

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Liberal Democrat MP for St Ives

Entered House of Commons on 1 May 1997 — General election

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Topics of interest

  • Environment Food and Rural Affairs
  • Health
  • International Development
  • Treasury
  • Communities and Local Government
  • GM Crops
  • Bovine TB
  • Bovine Tuberculosis
  • Fisheries
  • Iraq

Currently held offices

  • Member, Health Committee

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Communities and Local Government Committee (20 Nov 2007 to 11 May 2010)
  • Shadow Secretary of State for International Development, International Development (1 Jun 2005 to 21 Mar 2006)
  • Shadow Secretary of State for Rural Affairs & Food, Environment, Food & Rural Affairs (26 Jan 2004 to 1 Jun 2005)

Previous MPs in this constituency

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  • Has spoken in 61 debates in the last year — well above average amongst MPs.
  • Has received answers to 25 written questions in the last year — average amongst MPs.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a very high number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2008, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 75.52% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 4 annotations on this MP’s speeches — average amongst MPs.
  • This MP's speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 18–19 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") 652 times in debates — well above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 13 Oct 2014.

2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc
ComRes, 4 Millbank, London SW1P 3JA:
13 January 2014, £75 donation to local charity or voluntary organisation. Hours: 60 mins. (Registered 21 January 2014)
17 January 2014, £75 donation to local charity or voluntary organisation. Hours: 45 mins. (Registered 23 January 2014)
June 2014, £75 donation to local charity or voluntary organisation. Hours: 45 mins. (Registered 17 June 2014)
June 2014, £75 donation to local charity or voluntary organisation. Hours: 45 mins. (Registered 17 June 2014)
30 April 2014, £75 donation to local charity or voluntary organisation. Hours: 45 mins. (Registered 8 August 2014)
29 July 2014, £75 donation to local charity or voluntary organisation. Hours: 55 mins. (Registered 8 August 2014)
Populus, Northburgh House, 10 Northburgh Street, London EC1V 0AT:
6 August 2014, £75 donation to local charity or voluntary organisation. Hours: 35 mins. (Registered 10 September 2014)

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