Damian Green

MP, Ashford

Ashford Conservative

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How Damian Green voted since 2001
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  • Voted moderately for encouraging occupational pensions Source
  • Voted a mixture of for and against a referendum on the UK's membership of the EU Source
  • Voted moderately against removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords Source
  • Voted moderately for reducing central government funding of local government Source
  • Voted moderately against raising welfare benefits at least in line with prices Source
  • Voted strongly for reducing housing benefit for social tenants deemed to have excess bedrooms (which Labour describe as the "bedroom tax") Source
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Damian Green hardly ever rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • Royal Assent: Child Sexual Exploitation (Oxfordshire) 3 Mar 2015

    I know that there are many police officers at all levels of the service who are appalled at the policing failures that led to the wider failures in this terrible set of cases. I appreciate that this does not fall within the Secretary of State’s ministerial responsibility, but does she share my view that the key thing in the training of police officers now is to change the culture of...
  • Written Answers — Department of Health: Mental Health Services: Kent 3 Mar 2015

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what assessment he has made of the adequacy of provision of mental health services for children and young people in South Kent; and if he will make a statement.

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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)
  • Shadow Minister (Home Affairs) (10 Dec 2005 to 6 May 2010)
  • Member, Treasury Committee (14 Jul 2005 to 18 Jan 2006)
  • Member, Treasury Committee (12 Jul 2005 to 16 Jan 2006)
  • Member, Home Affairs Committee (12 Oct 2004 to 11 Apr 2005)
  • Member, Home Affairs Committee (11 Oct 2004 to 12 Jul 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)
  • Shadow Secretary of State for Transport (10 Nov 2003 to 1 Sep 2004)
  • Shadow Secretary of State for Education (18 Sep 2001 to 10 Nov 2003)
  • Shadow Spokesperson (Environment, Food and Rural Affairs) (1 Jun 1999 to 1 Jun 2001)
  • Shadow Spokesperson (Work and Pensions) (1 Jun 1998 to 1 Jun 1999)
  • Shadow Spokesperson (Education) (1 Jun 1998 to 1 Jun 1999)
  • Member, Procedure Committee (31 Jul 1997 to 5 Nov 1998)
  • Member, Culture, Media and Sport Committee (28 Jul 1997 to 22 Jun 1998)

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  • Has spoken in 24 debates in the last year — average amongst MPs.
  • Has received answers to 8 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 78.82% 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.
  • 147 people are tracking this MP — email me updates on Damian Green’s activity
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 930 times in debates — well above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 23 Feb 2015.

2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc
£300 received from the Guardian News and Media Group, Kings Place, 90 York Way, London N1 9GU, for an article. Hours: 2 hrs. (Registered 10 February 2015)

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