Hardly ever rebels against their party in this parliament
How Damian Green voted on key issues since 2001
- Voted strongly for reforming the NHS so GPs buy services on behalf of their patientsDetails
- Voted moderately against Labour's anti-terrorism lawsDetails
- Voted very strongly against paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disabilityDetails
- Voted strongly for laws to stop climate changeDetails
- Voted strongly against a more proportional system for electing MPsDetails
- Voted very strongly for a reduction in spending on welfare benefitsDetails
- Voted moderately against a smoking banDetails
- Voted strongly for an investigation into the Iraq warDetails
- Voted strongly against introducing foundation hospitalsDetails
- Voted a mixture of for and against a transparent ParliamentDetails
- Voted moderately for equal gay rightsDetails
- Voted moderately for a stricter asylum systemDetails
- Voted very strongly for fewer MPs in the House of CommonsDetails
- Voted strongly against the hunting banDetails
- Voted very strongly against introducing ID cardsDetails
- Voted very strongly for an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituencyDetails
- Voted for raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per yearDetails
- Voted strongly against restricting the provision of services to private patients by the NHSDetails
- Voted moderately for reducing central government funding of local governmentDetails
- Voted strongly for increasing the rate of VATDetails
- Voted a mixture of for and against encouraging occupational pensionsDetails
- Voted very strongly for a wholly elected House of LordsDetails
- Voted moderately against more EU integrationDetails
- Voted moderately against a referendum on the UK's membership of the EUDetails
- Voted strongly for reducing housing benefit for social tenants deemed to have excess bedrooms (which Labour describe as the "bedroom tax")Details
- Voted very strongly for replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons systemDetails
- Voted very strongly for greater autonomy for schoolsDetails
- Voted moderately against raising welfare benefits at least in line with pricesDetails
- Voted very strongly against allowing ministers to intervene in inquestsDetails
More on well-known issues (from the Guardian) & their full record
Funding for local authorities is a matter for the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government. The Police Reform and Social Responsibility Act 2011 introduced two related, reciprocal duties for police and crime commissioners to co-operate with partners. PCCs are already working with local leaders to achieve effective outcomes for their areas, and we encourage them to continue to...
I disagree with the premise of that question, and so do the hon. Gentleman’s constituents and others across the west midlands. Some 87% of the public say that they are satisfied with the West Midlands police—a greater percentage than in the country as a whole—and the west midlands has amongst the highest levels of victim satisfaction in the country. The reason for that is...
My hon. Friend is right. Indeed, the inspectorate of constabulary has found that a higher proportion of police officers are visible on the front line, where people want to see them. That is why our streets are safer now than they have been for decades.
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Conservative MP for Ashford
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Topics of interest
- Home Department
- Education and Skills
- Illegal Immigrants
- Immigration Controls
- English Language
Other offices held in the past
- 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 38 debates in the last year — above 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 medium number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2008, according to constituents.
- Has voted in 79.44% 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") 898 times in debates — well above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)