Occasionally rebels against their party in this parliament
How Annette Brooke voted on key issues since 2001
- Has never voted on replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons systemDetails
- Voted moderately for a reduction in spending on welfare benefitsDetails
- Voted a mixture of for and against raising welfare benefits at least in line with pricesDetails
- Voted very strongly against introducing foundation hospitalsDetails
- Voted strongly for increasing the rate of VATDetails
- Voted moderately for a transparent ParliamentDetails
- Voted very strongly for laws to stop climate changeDetails
- Voted a mixture of for and against fewer MPs in the House of CommonsDetails
- Voted strongly against Labour's anti-terrorism lawsDetails
- Voted strongly for a wholly elected House of LordsDetails
- Voted strongly against allowing ministers to intervene in inquestsDetails
- Voted strongly against paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disabilityDetails
- Voted very strongly for an investigation into the Iraq warDetails
- Voted against raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per yearDetails
- Voted very strongly for encouraging occupational pensionsDetails
- Voted moderately against restricting the provision of services to private patients by the NHSDetails
- Voted very strongly for the hunting banDetails
- Voted strongly for an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituencyDetails
- Voted moderately for greater autonomy for schoolsDetails
- Voted strongly for equal gay rightsDetails
- Voted strongly against a stricter asylum systemDetails
- Voted moderately against a more proportional system for electing MPsDetails
- Voted moderately against a referendum on the UK's membership of the EUDetails
- Voted moderately for more EU integrationDetails
- Voted moderately for reducing housing benefit for social tenants deemed to have excess bedrooms (which Labour describe as the "bedroom tax")Details
- Voted very strongly against introducing ID cardsDetails
- Voted moderately for reforming the NHS so GPs buy services on behalf of their patientsDetails
- Voted very strongly for reducing central government funding of local governmentDetails
- Voted strongly for a smoking banDetails
More on well-known issues (from the Guardian) & their full record
I was delighted to support my right hon. Friend’s Autism Act, which was an enormous step forward, and I congratulate her on securing this debate, because it is exactly a push for action on what we have achieved so far. I want to draw my right hon. Friend’s attention to a point raised by a constituent of mine who said: “I have a bright son who is now 21 and spends every day...
If he will review planning guidance relating to flooding risks.
I thank the Minister for his answer. Given our changing weather patterns, what advice would he give to local planning authorities and, indeed, planning inspectors on the allocation of housing sites that are identified as having future flood risk, in terms of green spaces, drainage systems, house design and, indeed, a need to find alternative sites?
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Liberal Democrat MP for Mid Dorset and North Poole
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Topics of interest
- Home Department
- Education and Skills
- Schools and Families
- Children: Day Care
- Departmental Detergents
- Children: Databases
- Mental Health
Other offices held in the past
- Member, Standards and Privileges (26 Jul 2010 to 7 Jan 2013)
- Shadow Children's Minister (8 Jan 2009 to 11 May 2010)
- Member, Children, Schools and Families Committee (7 Nov 2007 to 11 May 2010)
- Shadow Minister (Children, Young People and Families), Children, Schools and Families (5 Jul 2007 to 8 Jan 2009)
- Member, Public Accounts Committee (26 Apr 2006 to 29 Jan 2008)
- Children & the Family, Cross-Portfolio and Non-Portfolio Responsibilities (21 Mar 2006 to 6 Jul 2007)
- Member, Procedure Committee (14 Jul 2005 to 4 May 2006)
- Shadow Minister, Education & Skills (1 Jun 2005 to 21 Mar 2006)
- Member, Public Administration Committee (to 11 Apr 2005)
- Other Whip (26 Jan 2004 to 1 Jun 2005)
- Home Affairs Spokesperson, Home Affairs (26 Jan 2004 to 1 Jun 2005)
Previous MPs in this constituency
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- Has spoken in 62 debates in the last year — well above average amongst MPs.
- Has received answers to 52 written questions in the last year — 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 72.18% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — 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") 391 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
Joint owner with my husband of Broadstone Minerals, a small retail and wholesale business dealing in rocks, minerals and gemstones. Address: Broadstone Minerals, 22 Upper Golf Links Road, Broadstone, Dorset, BH18 8BX.
Received £100 as my share of the profits. Hours: 8 hrs. (Registered 3 December 2013)
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