How Philip Hammond voted since 2001
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Voted very strongly against raising welfare benefits at least in line with prices Source
Voted moderately for replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons system Source
Voted moderately for reducing housing benefit for social tenants deemed to have excess bedrooms (which Labour describe as the "bedroom tax") Source
Voted strongly against a more proportional system for electing MPs Source
Voted strongly against paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disability Source
Voted strongly for fewer MPs in the House of Commons Source
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Philip Hammond hardly ever rebelled against their party in this parliament
The Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) welcomes the scrutiny of its consular services by the Foreign Affairs Committee. The Command Paper laid today sets out the Government’s response to the Committee’s report of 23 November 2014 into the FCO’s consular services. The Government welcome the Committee’s endorsement of how the FCO has prioritised the provision of...
The Government are satisfied that we have a robust system in place. All arms licensing applications are subject to a case-by-case assessment against the consolidated EU and national arms export licensing criteria. That is the best way to ensure that UK goods are not supplied in circumstances where there is a clear risk they might be used for internal repression. Risks around human rights...
The purpose of the consolidated criteria is to ensure that arms are not exported into situations where those arms will make the situation worse. I believe that the current regime is effective. The hon. Lady is suggesting something that goes far beyond that; a form of trade sanctions against countries based on their human rights performance. She is singling out arms exports, but she could...
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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 Secretary of State for Work & Pensions, Work & Pensions (16 Dec 2005 to 6 Jul 2007)
- Shadow Chief Secretary To the Treasury, Treasury (20 May 2005 to 16 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)
Public bill committees (Sittings attended)
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- Has spoken in 17 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 56.78% 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") 1393 times in debates — well above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)
Register of Members’ Interests
Last updated: 6 Jan 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, housebuilding and property development.
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