Theresa May

MP, Maidenhead

Maidenhead Conservative

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How Theresa May voted since 2001
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  • Voted very strongly for raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per year Source
  • Voted very strongly against raising welfare benefits at least in line with prices Source
  • Voted moderately against paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disability Source
  • Voted moderately for a reduction in spending on welfare benefits Source
  • Voted a mixture of for and against a referendum on the UK's membership of the EU Source
  • Voted very strongly for replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons system Source
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Theresa May occasionally rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • Upcoming Business – Lords: Select Committee 14 Jan 2015

    Justice, Institutions and Consumer Protection (EU Sub-Committee E): The UK’s Opt-in and International Agreements. 3:50 pm; Room 1, Palace of Westminster
    Witnesses: (at 4.00pm) evidence will be heard from the Rt Hon Theresa May MP, Home Secretary and the Rt Hon Chris Grayling MP, Justice Secretary
  • Written Ministerial Statements — Home Department: Daniel Morgan 18 Dec 2014

    Further to my statement of 10 May 2013 announcing the creation of the Daniel Morgan independent panel to shine a light on the circumstances of Daniel Morgan’s murder and my statement of 3 July 2014 announcing the appointment of Baroness Nuala O’Loan as the new chairman of the panel, I can today announce that two additional members will join the panel: Professor Rodney...
  • Written Ministerial Statements — Home Department: Police Bail: Statutory Time Limits 18 Dec 2014

    The College of Policing published last week the results of its consultation on improving the way pre-charge bail is managed, which provides the police with welcome guidance on the way they should operate the current system. However, as I announced in my speech to the college’s annual conference on 15 October, we also need to look at statutory time limits on the use of pre-charge bail,...

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Conservative MP for Maidenhead

Entered House of Commons on 1 May 1997 — General election

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Topics of interest

  • Transport
  • Local Government and the Regions
  • Transport
  • Work and Pensions
  • Education and Skills
  • Health
  • Parliamentary Questions
  • Railtrack
  • Departmental Public Participation
  • Railways
  • Future Jobs Fund

Currently held offices

  • The Secretary of State for the Home Department

Other offices held in the past

  • Minister for Women and Equalities (6 May 2010 to 15 Oct 2012)
  • Shadow Secretary of State for Work and Pensions (Also Shadow Minister for Women), Work and Pensions (8 Sep 2009 to 11 May 2010)
  • Shadow Secretary of State for Work & Pensions (Also Shadow Minister for Women), Work & Pensions (27 Jul 2009 to 8 Sep 2009)
  • Shadow Secretary of State for Work & Pensions and Shadow Minister for Women, Work & Pensions (19 Jan 2009 to 27 Jul 2009)
  • Shadow Secretary of State for Work & Pensions, Work & Pensions (19 Jan 2009 to 19 Jan 2009)
  • Shadow Leader of the House of Commons, Parliament (6 Jan 2009 to 19 Jan 2009)
  • Member, Members Estimate Committee (4 Jun 2008 to 11 May 2010)
  • Shadow Leader of the House of Commons, Parliament (6 Jul 2007 to 6 Jan 2009)
  • Member, Members Estimates Committee (20 Mar 2007 to 4 Jun 2008)
  • Member, Modernisation of the House of Commons Committee (18 Jan 2006 to 11 May 2010)
  • Shadow Leader of the House of Commons, Leader of the House of Commons (16 Dec 2005 to 6 Jul 2007)
  • Shadow Secretary of State for the Family & Culture, Media & Sport, The Family & Culture, Media & Sport (20 May 2005 to 16 Dec 2005)
  • Shadow Secretary of State for the Family, Family (6 Jul 2004 to 20 May 2005)
  • Shadow Secretary of State for the Family, Public Services, Health & Education (15 Jun 2004 to 6 Jul 2004)
  • Shadow Secretary of State for Environment and Transport, Environment & Transport (10 May 2004 to 15 Jun 2004)

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

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  • Has spoken in 36 debates in the last year — above 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 48.93% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — well below average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 54 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") 1792 times in debates — well above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 8 Dec 2014.

11. Miscellaneous
Receipt of a discount card from Russell and Bromley, which has the potential to be of registrable value. Expires end of January 2014. (Registered 20 May 2013)

Receipt of a discount card from Amanda Wakeley, which has the potential to be of registrable value. Expires in April 2014. (Registered 20 May 2013)

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