Dominic Grieve’s voting in Parliament
Dominic Grieve is a Conservative MP, and so on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Conservative MPs.
This is a selection of Dominic Grieve’s votes.
Almost always voted for a reduction in spending on welfare benefits Show votes
Generally voted for greater restrictions on campaigning by third parties, such as charities, during elections Show votes
Almost always voted for fewer MPs in the House of Commons Show votes
Voted a mixture of for and against encouraging occupational pensions Show votes
Voted a mixture of for and against university tuition fees Show votes
Almost always voted for reducing housing benefit for social tenants deemed to have excess bedrooms (which Labour describe as the "bedroom tax") Show votes
We have lots more plain English analysis of Dominic Grieve’s voting record on issues like health, welfare, taxation and more. Visit Dominic Grieve’s full vote analysis page for more.
Dominic Grieve never rebelled against their party in this parliament
It is clear, on any analysis, that the military action being taken in Syria is lawful under international law. Will the Secretary of State also confirm that each of the operations in which embedded British personnel have taken part has been seen as necessary and proportionate to meet a legitimate aim under international law? Will he take it on board—on the basis of his statement, I am...
The one merit or demerit of the proposal is that the Standing Orders are voted on by everybody. If the circumstances described by the hon. Gentleman arose, I have no doubt that the Labour Government would change the Standing Orders.
I am listening carefully to what the hon. Gentleman has to say. I can see that he can make an argument against the change to Standing Orders. As I said in my own speech, I can see why that might be troubling. However, the background issue of how we organise ourselves within the United Kingdom and the structures we should have that respect the individual component parts and do justice to...
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Conservative MP for Beaconsfield
Entered the House of Commons on 1 May 1997 — General election
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Topics of interest
- Home Department
- Constitutional Affairs
- Human Trafficking
- Departmental Surveys
- Written Questions: Government Responses
- Departmental Procurement
Other offices held in the past
- Member, Privileges Committee (11 Sep 2014 to 30 Mar 2015)
- Member, Standards Committee (11 Sep 2014 to 30 Mar 2015)
- The Attorney-General (12 May 2010 to 15 Jul 2014)
- Shadow Secretary of State (Justice) (7 Sep 2009 to 6 May 2010)
- Shadow Secretary of State (19 Jan 2009 to 7 Sep 2009)
- Shadow Secretary of State (Home Office) (12 Jun 2008 to 19 Jan 2009)
- Shadow Attorney General (10 Nov 2003 to 7 Sep 2009)
- Shadow Minister (Home Affairs) (10 Sep 2001 to 12 Jun 2003)
- Shadow Minister (Scotland) (10 Jun 1999 to 10 Sep 2001)
- Member, Environmental Audit Committee (12 Nov 1997 to 11 May 2001)
- Member, Statutory Instruments (Select Committee) (5 Jun 1997 to 11 May 2001)
- Member, Statutory Instruments (Joint Committee) (5 Jun 1997 to 11 May 2001)
Previous MPs in this constituency
Public bill committees (Sittings attended)
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- Has spoken in 31 debates in the last year — above average amongst MPs.
- Has received answers to 7 written questions in the last year — average amongst MPs.
- Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a high number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2008, according to constituents.
- Has voted in 96.23% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — well above average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
- People have made 23 annotations on this MP’s speeches — well above 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") 1408 times in debates — well above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)
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