James Gray

MP, North Wiltshire

North Wiltshire Conservative

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How James Gray voted since 2001
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  • Voted strongly for fewer MPs in the House of Commons Source
  • Voted moderately for a referendum on the UK's membership of the EU Source
  • Voted moderately against a wholly elected House of Lords Source
  • Voted moderately against more EU integration Source
  • Voted very strongly for greater restrictions on campaigning by third parties, such as charities, during elections Source
  • Voted a mixture of for and against university tuition fees Source
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James Gray sometimes rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • International Development (Official Development Assistance Target) Bill 12 Sep 2014

    Will the right hon. Gentleman give way?
  • International Development (Official Development Assistance Target) Bill 12 Sep 2014

    We are, as the right hon. Gentleman correctly says, spending 0.7% now and not achieving the various things that he has listed. We all support international aid—of course we do; there is no question about that at all. The question is simply whether there is any advantage in writing the figure of 0.7% into the law of the land. If so, why should we do that for children around the world...
  • International Development (Official Development Assistance Target) Bill 12 Sep 2014

    I have been listening carefully to my hon. Friend’s speech. I am concerned that he is conflating those who are opposed to the Bill, as I am, because they think it is bad from a constitutional standpoint with the people who are genuinely opposed to aid. I am strongly in favour of the 0.7% target, but I just do not believe the Bill is the right way to achieve it. I am concerned that he is...

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Conservative MP for North Wiltshire

Entered House of Commons on 1 May 1997 — General election

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Topics of interest

  • Defence
  • Environment Food and Rural Affairs
  • Treasury
  • Health
  • Home Department
  • RAF Lyneham
  • Hospitality
  • Horse Passports
  • Inland Revenue
  • RAF Bases

Currently held offices

  • Member, Committees on Arms Export Controls (formerly Quadripartite Committee)
  • Member, Defence Committee
  • Member, Procedure Committee
  • Member, Panel of Chairs

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Finance and Services Committee (26 Jul 2010 to 10 Dec 2013)
  • Member, Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Committee (20 Feb 2007 to 11 May 2010)
  • Member, Regulatory Reform Committee (14 Jul 2005 to 11 May 2010)
  • Shadow Minister, Shadow Secretary of State for Environment & Transport (9 May 2005 to 20 May 2005)
  • Shadow Minister, Environment and Transport (6 Jul 2004 to 9 May 2005)
  • Shadow Minister, Environment & Transport (10 May 2004 to 6 Jul 2004)

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  • Has spoken in 56 debates in the last year — well above average amongst MPs.
  • Has received answers to 7 written questions in the last year — below 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 79.78% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — above average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 15 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") 712 times in debates — well above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 2 Jun 2014.

2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc
Payments from ComRes, 4 Millbank, London SW1P 3JA:
£75 for participating in the June 2013 Parliamentary Panel Survey. Hours: 15 mins. (Registered 9 September 2013)
£75 for participating in the October 2013 Parliamentary Panel Survey. Hours: 15 mins. (Registered 19 November 2013)
£75 for participating in the ComRes November 2013 Parliamentary Panel Survey. Hours: 15 mins. (Registered 5 February 2014)
£75 for participating in the ComRes December 2013 Parliamentary Panel Survey. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 27 February 2014)
£75 for participating in the ComRes January 2014 Parliamentary Panel Survey. Hours: 15 mins. (Registered 10 March 2014)
£75 for participating in the ComRes February-March 2014 Parliamentary Panel Survey. Hours: 15 mins. (Registered 6 May 2014)
Payments from YouGov, 50 Featherstone St, London EC1Y 8RT.
Payment of £70 for survey. Hours: 15 mins. (Registered 28 June 2013)
Payment of £80 for online survey. Hours: 15 mins. (Registered 19 November 2013)
Payments from Ipsos MORI, 79-81 Borough Road,London SE1 1FY, for completing surveys:
Received £80. Hours: 20 mins. (Registered 2 September 2013)
Received £200. Hours:1 hr. (Registered 6 September 2013)
8. Land and Property
Residential property in London from which rental income is received.
(Registered 11 June 2012)

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