William Hague

Richmond (Yorks) Conservative

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How William Hague voted since 2001
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  • Voted a mixture of for and against a referendum on the UK's membership of the EUDetails
  • Voted moderately against paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disabilityDetails
  • Voted moderately for an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituencyDetails
  • Voted moderately for increasing the rate of VATDetails
  • Voted moderately against removing hereditary peers from the House of LordsDetails
  • Voted moderately against a more proportional system for electing MPsDetails

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William Hague occasionally rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • Written Ministerial Statements — Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs: Human Rights and Democracy Report 10 Apr 2014

    I have today laid before the House a copy of the 2013 Foreign and Commonwealth Office report on human rights and democracy (CM 8842). The report is a comprehensive assessment of the global human rights situation in 2013. It sets out what the Government are doing through the Foreign and Commonwealth Office to promote human rights and democratic values around the world in three principal ways....
  • Written Answers — Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs: Baltic States 10 Apr 2014

    The UK, alongside our NATO allies, remains committed to the preservation of stability and security in Estonia, Lithuania and Latvia and to the guarantee of collective defence under Article 5 of the North Atlantic Treaty. The Secretary of State for Defence, my right hon. Friend the Member for Runnymede and Weybridge (Mr Hammond), announced on 17 March the UK has offered to contribute four...
  • Written Answers — Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs: Central African Republic 10 Apr 2014

    I welcome the launch of the EU’s Central African Republic (CAR) military operation, EUFOR, on 2 April 2014. EUFOR will help the International Support Mission to the Central African Republic (MISCA) and French (Sangaris) forces to provide security in Bangui until a handover to MISCA or a possible UN Peacekeeping Operation can take place. I encouraged the quick deployment of the mission...

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Conservative MP for Richmond (Yorks)

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Topics of interest

  • Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs
  • International Development
  • Defence
  • Treasury
  • Home Department
  • Afghanistan
  • Iran
  • Lebanon
  • Departmental Public Expenditure
  • Iran: Nuclear Power

Other offices held in the past

  • Shadow Foreign Secretary, Foreign Affairs (16 Dec 2005 to 11 May 2010)
  • Member, House of Lords Reform (Joint Committee) (to 11 Apr 2005)

Previous MPs in this constituency

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  • Has spoken in 26 debates in the last year — 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 very high number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2008, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 30.66% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — well below average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 41 annotations on this MP’s speeches — well above average amongst MPs.
  • This MP's speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 19–20 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") 2052 times in debates — well above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 7 Apr 2014.

2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc
Secondary royalty earnings in relation to my biography of Pitt the Younger:
Payments from the Authors’ Licensing and Collecting Society, The Writers’ House, 13 Haydon St, London EC3N 1DB:
Payment of £933.69. No additional hours worked. (Registered 10 April 2013)
Secondary royalty earnings in relation to books already written (No additional hours worked):
Payments from AudioGO Ltd, St James House, The Square, Lower Bristol Rd, Bath BA2 3BH:
£55.54 received. (Registered 10 April 2013)
£65.19 received. (Registered 21 June 2013)
Received £45.35 from BBC Audiobooks, St James House, The Square, Lower Bristol Rd, Bath BA2 3BH (Registered 21 June 2013)
5. Gifts, benefits and hospitality (UK)
In my capacity as Leader of the Conservative Party from 1997-2001, I have accepted Honorary Membership for life of the Carlton Club.
In my capacity as Leader of the Conservative Party from 1997-2001, I have accepted Honorary Membership for life of Buck’s Club.
Name of donor: The Travellers Club
Address of donor: 106 Pall Mall, London SW1Y 5EP.
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: honorary membership of the club (value: £1,370 per year for 2013)
Date of first receipt of donation: 12 July 2010
Date of acceptance of donation: 12 July 2010
Donor status: unincorporated association
(Registered 4 August 2010; updated 17 April 2013)
8. Land and Property
Residential leasehold property in London.
11. Miscellaneous
In my position as an Honorary Bencher at Lincoln’s Inn I have the use of the Inn’s facilities, including the dining room and library.

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