How Adrian Sanders voted since 2001
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Voted very strongly against raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per year Source
Has never voted on replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons system Source
Voted very strongly against university tuition fees Source
Voted a mixture of for and against fewer MPs in the House of Commons 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 referendum on the UK's membership of the EU Source
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Adrian Sanders quite often rebelled against their party in this parliament
To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what assessment his Department has made of the patient experience of people with diabetes.
To ask the Secretary of State for Health, how many people in England currently hold a medical exemption certificate.
To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what estimate he has made of the number of people in England who are eligible for a medical exemption certificate.
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Liberal Democrat MP for Torbay
Entered House of Commons on 1 May 1997 — General election
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Topics of interest
- Culture Media and Sport
- Environment Food and Rural Affairs
- Non-Governmental Organisations
- Departmental Food
Currently held offices
- Member, Panel of Chairs
- Member, Transport Committee
Other offices held in the past
- Member, Culture, Media and Sport Committee (12 Jul 2010 to 21 Jan 2013)
- Deputy Chief Whip (6 Mar 2008 to 11 May 2010)
- Member, Selection Committee (3 Aug 2006 to 11 May 2010)
- Member, Modernisation of the House of Commons Committee (4 May 2006 to 5 Feb 2008)
- Member, Modernisation of the House of Commons (2 May 2006 to 4 Feb 2008)
- Member, Committee of Selection (18 Apr 2006 to 6 May 2010)
- Deputy Whip (21 Mar 2006 to 6 Mar 2008)
- Opposition Deputy Chief Whip (Commons) (10 Mar 2006 to 6 May 2010)
- Member, Culture, Media & Sport Committee (14 Jul 2005 to 11 May 2010)
- Member, Culture, Media and Sport Committee (12 Jul 2005 to 6 May 2010)
- Member, Urban Affairs Sub-committee Committee (11 Jun 2004 to 11 Apr 2005)
- Member, Office of the Deputy Prime Minister: Housing, Planning, Local Government and the Regions Committee (to 11 Apr 2005)
- Shadow Minister, Office of the Deputy Prime Minister Local Government & the Regions (26 Jan 2004 to 1 Jun 2005)
- Shadow Minister (Tourism), Culture, Media & Sport (26 Jan 2004 to 1 Jun 2005)
- Member, Office of the Deputy Prime Minister: Housing, Planning, Local Government and the Regions Committee (10 Nov 2003 to 12 Jul 2005)
- Shadow Spokesperson (Environment, Food and Rural Affairs) (1 Jun 1999 to 1 Jun 2001)
- Member, Consolidation etc. Bills (Joint Committee) (28 Jul 1997 to 11 May 2001)
- Shadow Spokesperson (Communities and Local Government) (1 Jun 1997 to 1 Jun 2002)
- Opposition Whip (Commons) (1 Jun 1997 to 1 Jun 2001)
Previous MPs in this constituency
Public bill committees (Sittings attended)
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- Has spoken in 22 debates in the last year — below average amongst MPs.
- Has received answers to 154 written questions in the last year — well above average amongst MPs.
- 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 75.53% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
- People have made 11 annotations on this MP’s speeches — above average amongst MPs.
- This MP's speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 17–18 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") 201 times in debates — average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)
Register of Members’ Interests
Last updated: 23 Feb 2015.
2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc
Received payment of £75. Hours: 45 mins. Fee donated to charity. (Registered 13 March 2014)
Received payment of £75. Hours: 45 mins. Fee donated to charity. (Registered 12 May 2014)
Received payment of £75. Hours: 45 mins. Fee donated to charity. (Registered 17 June 2014)
Received payment of £75. Hours: 45 mins. Fee donated to charity. (Registered 5 August 2014)
Received payment of £75. Hours: 45 mins. Fee donated to charity. (Registered 8 October 2014)
Received payment of £75. Hours: 45 mins. Fee donated to charity. (Registered 27 October 2014)
Received payment of £75. Hours: 45 mins. Fee donated to charity. (Registered 2 December 2014)
Payments from YouGov
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Received payment of £80. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 10 June 2014)
(a) Name of donor: Lord Matthew Oakeshott
(a) Address of donor: private
(a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £20,000 towards the Mayoral, Council and General Election
(a) Donor status: individual
(a) (Registered 20 January 2015)
8. Land and Property
Residential property in Paignton, from which rental income is derived.
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