Sometimes rebels against their party in this parliament
How Laurence Robertson voted on key issues since 2001
- Voted strongly against a wholly elected House of LordsDetails
- Voted a mixture of for and against encouraging occupational pensionsDetails
- Voted moderately for laws to stop climate changeDetails
- Voted strongly against introducing ID cardsDetails
- Voted very strongly for greater autonomy for schoolsDetails
- Voted strongly for reducing housing benefit for social tenants deemed to have excess bedrooms (which Labour describe as the "bedroom tax")Details
- Has never voted on a transparent ParliamentDetails
- Voted very strongly for reducing central government funding of local governmentDetails
- Voted moderately for a reduction in spending on welfare benefitsDetails
- Voted strongly against the hunting banDetails
- Voted moderately for a stricter asylum systemDetails
- Voted moderately against Labour's anti-terrorism lawsDetails
- Voted moderately against more EU integrationDetails
- Voted moderately against paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disabilityDetails
- Voted very strongly for increasing the rate of VATDetails
- Voted for raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per yearDetails
- Voted moderately against restricting the provision of services to private patients by the NHSDetails
- Voted strongly against a smoking banDetails
- Voted very strongly for fewer MPs in the House of CommonsDetails
- Voted strongly against a more proportional system for electing MPsDetails
- Voted very strongly for an investigation into the Iraq warDetails
- Voted very strongly against raising welfare benefits at least in line with pricesDetails
- Voted very strongly against equal gay rightsDetails
- Voted strongly for a referendum on the UK's membership of the EUDetails
- Voted moderately against allowing ministers to intervene in inquestsDetails
- Voted moderately for reforming the NHS so GPs buy services on behalf of their patientsDetails
- Voted strongly against introducing foundation hospitalsDetails
- Voted very strongly for replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons systemDetails
- Voted very strongly for an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituencyDetails
More on well-known issues (from the Guardian) & their full record
To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government how often and for what reasons he has revoked planning permission he has allowed on appeal since May 2010; and if he will make a statement.
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Conservative MP for Tewkesbury
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Topics of interest
- Environment Food and Rural Affairs
- Home Department
- RAF Innsworth
- Bovine TB
- Smart Card Technology
- Departmental Energy Use
Other offices held in the past
- Shadow Minister, Northern Ireland (20 May 2005 to 11 May 2010)
- Shadow Minister, Economic Affairs (10 May 2004 to 20 May 2005)
Previous MPs in this constituency
Public bill committees (Sittings attended)
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- Has spoken in 35 debates in the last year — average amongst MPs.
- Has received answers to 123 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 76.81% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — above average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
- People have made 16 annotations on this MP’s speeches — 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") 363 times in debates — above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)
Register of Members’ Interests
Last updated: 24 Feb 2014.
2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc
19 December 2013 £80 received from YouG
ov, 50 Featherstone Street, London EC1Y 8RT for completing a survey. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 24 February 2014)
15 January 2014
, £75 received from ComRes, Four Millbank, London SW1P 3JA for completing a survey. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 24 February 2014)
8. Land and Property
Flat in London from which rental income is received. (Registered 24 February 2014)
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