David Hanson

MP, Delyn

Delyn Labour

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How David Hanson voted since 2001
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  • Voted moderately for university tuition fees Source
  • Voted strongly against fewer MPs in the House of Commons Source
  • Voted strongly against increasing the rate of VAT Source
  • Voted very strongly against reducing central government funding of local government Source
  • Voted very strongly against an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituency Source
  • Voted strongly for paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disability Source
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David Hanson hardly ever rebelled against their party in this parliament

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Labour MP for Delyn

Entered House of Commons on 9 April 1992 — General election


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Topics of interest

  • Home Department
  • Treasury
  • Home Office
  • Justice
  • Business
  • Innovation and Skills
  • Police and Crime Commissioners
  • Passports
  • Borders: Personal Records
  • Asylum
  • HM Passport Office

Currently held offices

  • Shadow Minister (Home Affairs) (since 7 Oct 2011)

Other offices held in the past

  • Shadow Minister (Treasury) (8 Oct 2010 to 7 Oct 2011)
  • Shadow Minister (Home Affairs) (12 May 2010 to 8 Oct 2010)
  • Minister of State (Home Office) (Crime and Policing) (9 Jun 2009 to 6 May 2010)
  • The Minister of State, Ministry of Justice (9 May 2007 to 5 Jun 2009)
  • The Minister of State, Northern Ireland Office (5 May 2005 to 5 Apr 2007)
  • PPS (Rt Hon Tony Blair, Prime Minister), Prime Minister's Office (to 11 Apr 2005)
  • The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Wales (29 Jul 1999 to 7 Jun 2001)
  • Assistant Whip (HM Treasury) (28 Jul 1998 to 29 Jul 1999)
  • Member, Public Service Committee (23 Oct 1996 to 21 Mar 1997)
  • Member, Welsh Affairs Committee (27 Apr 1992 to 15 Jan 1996)

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  • Has spoken in 73 debates in the last year — well above average amongst MPs.
  • Has received answers to 193 written questions in the last year — well above 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 80.05% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — above average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 13 annotations on this MP’s speeches — 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") 911 times in debates — well above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 9 Mar 2015.

2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc
Payments from ComRes, Four Millbank, London SW1P 3JA, for opinion surveys:
Payment of £75 for January 2014 parliamentary panel survey. Hours: 45 mins. (Registered 2 April 2014)
Payment of £75 for February-March 2014 parliamentary panel survey. Hours: 45 mins. (Registered 7 May 2014)
Payment of £75 for April 2014 parliamentary panel survey. Hours: 45 mins. Payment donated to charity. (Registered 18 June 2014)
Payment of £75 for May-June 2014 parliamentary panel survey. Hours: 45 mins. (Registered 12 August 2014)
Payment of £75 for July 2014 parliamentary panel survey. Hours: 45 mins. Payment donated to charity. (Registered 6 October 2014)
Payment of £75 for October 2014 parliamentary panel survey. Hours: 45 mins. (Registered 2 December 2014)
Payment of £75 for November 2014 parliamentary panel survey. Hours: 45 mins. (Registered 23 February 2015)
Payments from Ipsos MORI, 79-81 Borough Road, London SE1 1FY, for survey of MPs:
Payment of £200. Hours: 45 mins. Payment donated to Delyn Labour Party. (Registered 2 October 2014)
Payment from YouGov, 50 Featherstone Street, London EC1Y 8RT for survey:
Payment of £80 for online survey. Hours: 45 mins. (Registered 18 June 2014)

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