Occasionally rebels against their party in their last parliament
How John Smith voted on key issues since 2001
- Voted a mixture of for and against a smoking banDetails
- Voted a mixture of for and against a transparent ParliamentDetails
- Voted strongly against an investigation into the Iraq warDetails
- Voted very strongly against a referendum on the UK's membership of the EUDetails
- Voted very strongly for introducing foundation hospitalsDetails
- Voted very strongly for more EU integrationDetails
- Voted a mixture of for and against introducing ID cardsDetails
- Voted moderately for a wholly elected House of LordsDetails
- Voted very strongly for the hunting banDetails
- Voted a mixture of for and against laws to stop climate changeDetails
- Voted very strongly for replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons systemDetails
- Voted strongly against greater autonomy for schoolsDetails
- Has never voted on encouraging occupational pensionsDetails
- Voted moderately for a stricter asylum systemDetails
- Voted against increasing the rate of VATDetails
- Voted moderately for equal gay rightsDetails
- Voted a mixture of for and against allowing ministers to intervene in inquestsDetails
- Voted strongly for Labour's anti-terrorism lawsDetails
- Voted a mixture of for and against a more proportional system for electing MPsDetails
More on well-known issues (from the Guardian) & their full record
To ask the Secretary of State for Health how much funding his Department has allocated to the Venous Thromboembolism Exemplar Network in each of the last three years.
To ask the Secretary of State for Health (1) how much funding has been allocated to the National Venous Thromboembolism (VTE) Strategy in each of the last five years, excluding funding allocated to the National VTE Commissioning for Quality and Innovation goal; (2) how much funding has been allocated to the (a) Healthcare Acquired Infection Reduction Strategy, (b) National Venous...
To ask the Secretary of State for Health what guidance his Department has issued on the implementation of the Venous Thromboembolism National Commissioning Goal to (a) strategic health authority managers, (b) primary care trust managers, (c) acute trust managers and (d) other healthcare professionals.
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Former Labour MP for Vale of Glamorgan
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Topics of interest
- Local Government and the Regions
- Defence Aviation Repair Agency
- RAF Cottesmore
- Deep Vein Thrombosis
- Military Bases: Wales
Other offices held in the past
- Member, Defence Committee (14 Jul 2005 to 11 May 2010)
Previous MPs in this constituency
Future MPs in this constituency
Public bill committees (Sittings attended)
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- Has spoken in 1 debate in the last year — well below average amongst MPs.
- Has received answers to 18 written questions in the last year — average amongst MPs.
- Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a low number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2008, according to constituents.
- Has voted in 42.62% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — well below average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
- People have made 11 annotations on this MP’s speeches — 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.
- 74 people are tracking this MP
- Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 190 times in debates — below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)