Andrew Robathan

South Leicestershire Conservative

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How Andrew Robathan voted since 2001
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  • Voted moderately for reducing central government funding of local governmentDetails
  • Voted very strongly for replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons systemDetails
  • Voted moderately against removing hereditary peers from the House of LordsDetails
  • Voted strongly for greater restrictions on campaigning by third parties, such as charities, during electionsDetails
  • Voted strongly against a more proportional system for electing MPsDetails
  • Voted very strongly for raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per yearDetails

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Andrew Robathan hardly ever rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — Northern Ireland: Electoral Register: Young People 3 Apr 2014

    The estimated proportion of the eligible population registered in Northern Ireland in December 2013 was as follows: Under 20—64.7% 20-29—78.2% We do not hold figures relating only to those under 25.
  • Oral Answers to Questions — Northern Ireland: Cost of Living 2 Apr 2014

    I am answering these questions together as, spookily enough, they are identical in every word. The Government continue to take actions to support hard-working households. Following the Budget, 685,000 people in Northern Ireland will have benefited from the personal allowance changes since 2010. Furthermore, drivers, as well as Northern Ireland households using fuel oils for home energy, will...
  • Oral Answers to Questions — Northern Ireland: Cost of Living 2 Apr 2014

    As the hon. Gentleman knows, the greatest reason for the economic crisis in Northern Ireland and elsewhere in the United Kingdom is the appalling economic legacy left us by the previous Government. I am surprised that he does not welcome, for instance, the recently published Northern Ireland Centre for Economic Policy spring outlook predicting that the local economy will grow by 2.8% in 2014...

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Conservative MP for South Leicestershire

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Topics of interest

  • Defence
  • International Development
  • Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs
  • Trade and Industry
  • Transport
  • Zimbabwe
  • Iraq
  • Royal Navy
  • Electoral Registration
  • Caravans

Other offices held in the past

  • The Minister of State, Ministry of Defence (6 Sep 2012 to 7 Oct 2013)
  • Member, Armed Forces Bill Committee (17 Jan 2011 to 8 Mar 2011)
  • The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Defence (17 May 2010 to 6 Sep 2012)
  • Member, Selection Committee (3 Aug 2006 to 11 May 2010)
  • Member, Administration Committee (3 Aug 2006 to 13 Jul 2007)
  • Deputy Chief Whip, Whips (16 Dec 2005 to 11 May 2010)
  • Shadow Minister, Defence (20 May 2005 to 16 Dec 2005)
  • Shadow Minister, Shadow Secretary of State for Defence (9 May 2005 to 20 May 2005)
  • Shadow Minister, Defence (17 Mar 2005 to 9 May 2005)
  • Shadow Minister (Defence), International Affairs (9 Sep 2004 to 17 Mar 2005)
  • Member, International Development Committee (to 9 Nov 2004)
  • Commons Liaison With the Lords, Parliament (10 May 2004 to 9 Sep 2004)

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

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  • Has spoken in 14 debates in the last year — well 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 very high number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2008, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 70.41% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — below average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 49 annotations on this MP’s speeches — well above average amongst MPs.
  • This MP's speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 16–17 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") 787 times in debates — well above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 7 Apr 2014.

8. Land and Property
Farm in Leicestershire, including rented residential property, from which income is received.

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