Damian Green

MP, Ashford

Ashford Conservative

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How Damian Green voted since 2001
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  • Voted moderately against raising welfare benefits at least in line with prices Source
  • Voted very strongly against paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disability Source
  • Voted strongly for a reduction in spending on welfare benefits Source
  • Voted strongly for increasing the rate of VAT Source
  • Voted a mixture of for and against more EU integration Source
  • Voted strongly for fewer MPs in the House of Commons Source
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Damian Green hardly ever rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • Oral Answers to Questions — Transport: Potholes 22 Jan 2015

    In Kent, we are grateful for the 142 million we are receiving from the highways maintenance fund. Will the Secretary of State join me in urging not just the highways authority but Kent county council to pay particular attention to rural roads in Kent? They have suffered terribly in recent winters and are in desperate need of this extra support.
  • Oral Answers to Questions — Transport: Topical Questions 22 Jan 2015

    The problems in the channel tunnel have led to the use of Operation Stack on the M20, which, as ever, is causing huge disruption to traffic in my constituency and across Kent. What progress is being made in finding an off-road solution to parking trucks when they cannot get across the channel?
  • [Mr Philip Hollobone in the Chair] — Grammar School Funding 13 Jan 2015

    It is a pleasure to serve under your chairmanship, Mr Hollobone. I am delighted that my hon. Friend the Member for Gainsborough (Sir Edward Leigh) not only secured the debate, but set it out in the way he did. Sixth form funding is a real issue and I hope that even those across the educational ideological spectrum who oppose the existence of grammar schools can be, as he said, united on...

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Conservative MP for Ashford

Entered House of Commons on 1 May 1997 — General election

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Topics of interest

  • Home Department
  • Education and Skills
  • Transport
  • Health
  • Justice
  • Asylum/Immigration
  • Illegal Immigrants
  • Asylum
  • Immigration Controls
  • English Language

Other offices held in the past

  • The Minister for Policing and Criminal Justice (6 Sep 2012 to 15 Jul 2014)
  • The Minister for Policing and Criminal Justice (6 Sep 2012 to 15 Jul 2014)
  • The Minister for Immigration (13 May 2010 to 6 Sep 2012)
  • - Shadow Minister (Immigration), Home Affairs (27 Jul 2009 to 11 May 2010)
  • Shadow Minister, Home Affairs (6 Jul 2007 to 27 Jul 2009)
  • Shadow Minister (Immigration), Home Affairs (16 Dec 2005 to 6 Jul 2007)
  • Member, Treasury Committee (14 Jul 2005 to 18 Jan 2006)
  • Member, Home Affairs Committee (12 Oct 2004 to 11 Apr 2005)
  • Shadow Secretary of State for Transport, Environment and Transport (6 Jul 2004 to 9 Sep 2004)
  • Shadow Secretary of State for Transport, Environment & Transport (10 May 2004 to 6 Jul 2004)

Previous MPs in this constituency

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  • Has spoken in 24 debates in the last year — average amongst MPs.
  • Has received answers to 6 written questions in the last year — below average amongst MPs.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a medium number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2008, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 78.83% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — above average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 7 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") 928 times in debates — well above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

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Last updated: 6 Jan 2015.

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