Theresa May’s voting in Parliament
Theresa May is a Conservative MP, and so on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Conservative MPs.
However, Theresa May sometimes differs from their party collegues, such as:
Theresa May generally voted against university tuition fees, while most Conservative MPs generally voted for.
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Theresa May never rebelled against their party in this parliament
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The second report of the National Crime Agency (NCA) Remuneration Review Body was published today. In line with my letter setting the Body’s remit, it has made recommendations on pay and allowances for NCA officers designated with operational powers. I wish to express my thanks to the Chairman and members of the Review Body for their careful consideration of the evidence. Following an...
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Conservative MP for Maidenhead
Entered the House of Commons on 1 May 1997 — General election
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Topics of interest
- Local Government and the Regions
- Work and Pensions
- Education and Skills
- Parliamentary Questions
- Departmental Public Participation
- Future Jobs Fund
Currently held offices
- The Secretary of State for the Home Department (since 6 May 2010)
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 (19 Jan 2009 to 6 May 2010)
- Shadow Minister (Women) (3 Jul 2007 to 6 May 2010)
- Member, Modernisation of the House of Commons Committee (16 Jan 2006 to 8 Apr 2010)
- Member, Members Estimate Committee (10 Dec 2005 to 26 Jan 2009)
- Shadow Leader of the House of Commons (10 Dec 2005 to 19 Jan 2009)
- Shadow Secretary of State for the Family, Culture, Media and Sport (10 May 2005 to 10 Dec 2005)
- Shadow Secretary of State for the Family (14 Jun 2004 to 10 May 2005)
- Shadow Secretary of State for Environment and Transport (10 Nov 2003 to 14 Jun 2004)
- Party Chair, Conservative Party (23 Jul 2002 to 6 Dec 2003)
- Shadow Secretary of State for Transport (1 Jan 2002 to 31 Dec 2002)
- Shadow Secretary of State for Transport, Local Government and the Regions (1 Sep 2001 to 1 Jan 2002)
- Shadow Spokesperson (Women) (15 Jun 1999 to 1 Sep 2001)
- Shadow Secretary of State for Education (15 Jun 1999 to 1 Sep 2001)
- Shadow Spokesperson (Education) (1 Jul 1998 to 15 Jun 1999)
- Member, Education Sub-committee (23 Jul 1997 to 7 Dec 1998)
- Member, Education & Employment Committee (14 Jul 1997 to 7 Dec 1998)
Public bill committees (Sittings attended)
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- Has spoken in 30 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 66.04% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — below average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
- People have made 59 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.
- 184 people are tracking this MP — email me updates on Theresa May’s activity
- Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 1931 times in debates — well above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)
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