How Philip Hammond voted since 2001
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Voted moderately for reducing central government funding of local government Source
Voted moderately against more EU integration Source
Voted strongly against paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disability Source
Voted moderately for replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons system Source
Voted moderately against removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords Source
Voted strongly for increasing the rate of VAT Source
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Philip Hammond hardly ever rebelled against their party in this parliament
The latest Six Monthly Report on the implementation of the Sino-British Joint Declaration on Hong Kong was published today, and is attached. A copy of the report is also available on the Foreign and Commonwealth Office website (www.gov.uk/government/organisations/foreign-commonwealth-of fice). The Report covers the period from 1 July to 31 December 2104. I commend the Report to the House....
Despite the slightly churlish remarks towards the end of his remarks, I welcome the right hon. Gentleman’s generally supportive approach to this issue, and he is right that Vladimir Putin evidently miscalculated the resolve of the international community to stand firm on this issue. That resolve did not appear without prompting, however, and required a lot of consensus building....
I am afraid that my right hon. and learned Friend and I will probably have to agree to disagree on that. The position is this: if Russia was intending to make a full-scale military push into Ukraine, it has the forces available to do it. Approximately 10,000 Russian forces are along the border with eastern Ukraine, and it has sophisticated weaponry in large quantities and air forces that...
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Conservative MP for Runnymede and Weybridge
Entered House of Commons on 1 May 1997 — General election
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Topics of interest
- Work and Pensions
- Deputy Prime Minister
- Home Department
- Departmental Pay
- Departmental Buildings
- Departmental Marketing
- Departmental Manpower
Currently held offices
- Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs
Other offices held in the past
- The Secretary of State for Defence (14 Oct 2011 to 15 Jul 2014)
- The Secretary of State for Transport (12 May 2010 to 14 Oct 2011)
- Shadow Chief Secretary To the Treasury, Treasury (6 Jul 2007 to 11 May 2010)
- Shadow Chief Secretary to the Treasury (3 Jul 2007 to 6 May 2010)
- Shadow Secretary of State for Work & Pensions, Work & Pensions (16 Dec 2005 to 6 Jul 2007)
- Shadow Secretary of State for Work and Pensions (8 Dec 2005 to 3 Jul 2007)
- Shadow Chief Secretary To the Treasury, Treasury (20 May 2005 to 16 Dec 2005)
- Shadow Chief Secretary to the Treasury (10 May 2005 to 8 Dec 2005)
- Member, Unopposed Bills (Panel) Committee (to 11 Jun 2004)
- Shadow Minister, Local and Devolved Government Affairs (10 May 2004 to 20 May 2005)
- Shadow Minister (Communities and Local Government) (10 May 2002 to 10 May 2005)
- Member, Trade & Industry (4 Mar 2002 to 2 Dec 2002)
- Member, Unopposed Bills (Panel) (17 Oct 2001 to 14 Nov 2002)
- Shadow Spokesperson (Trade and Industry) (10 Sep 2001 to 10 May 2002)
- Shadow Spokesperson (Health) (10 Jun 1998 to 10 Sep 2001)
- Member, Transport Sub-committee (26 Nov 1997 to 22 Jun 1998)
- Member, Environment, Transport & Regional Affairs (17 Nov 1997 to 22 Jun 1998)
Public bill committees (Sittings attended)
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- Has spoken in 16 debates in the last year — below 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 high number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2008, according to constituents.
- Has voted in 56.54% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — well below 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 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") 1401 times in debates — well above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)
Register of Members’ Interests
Last updated: 9 Feb 2015.
8. Land and Property
2014; house in Surrey (adjacent to my main home) co-owned with my wife, which was let. (Updated 5 January 2015)
I am a beneficiary of a trust which owns a controlling interest in Castlemead Ltd, a company engaged in construction, house building and property development.
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