Wayne David

MP, Caerphilly

Caerphilly Labour

Wayne David’s voting in Parliament

Wayne David is a Labour MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Labour MPs.

This is a selection of Wayne David’s votes.

  • Voted a mixture of for and against a more proportional system for electing MPs Show votes
  • Generally voted for a wholly elected House of Lords Show votes
  • Generally voted for more EU integration Show votes
  • Almost always voted against reducing housing benefit for social tenants deemed to have excess bedrooms (which Labour describe as the "bedroom tax") Show votes
  • Generally voted against encouraging occupational pensions Show votes
  • Almost always voted against fewer MPs in the House of Commons Show votes

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Wayne David has occasionally rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

Recent appearances

  • Oral Answers to Questions — Justice: G4S: Secure Training Centres 26 Apr 2016

    Next week, we will see a new contract holder for the Rainsbrook secure training centre. The contract has been awarded to an American company called MTC Novo. Given G4S’s appalling record at Rainsbrook and Medway, how can the Minister justify the contract being awarded to a company that has one of its American prisons under judicial oversight, owing to “cruel and unusual...
  • Iraq Inquiry Report 14 Apr 2016

    Let me say at the outset that we certainly welcome this debate, and our thanks should be recorded to those Members from different political parties who put their names to the motion. We have had a good debate. This is a serious issue that exercises the minds of not only Members of this House, but many people across the country. The concerns of so many people in our country have today been...
  • Iraq Inquiry Report 14 Apr 2016

    I willingly acknowledge that this issue is open to discussion and judgment, but at the time that was our judgment, and I think that it was probably the correct one. The important thing, I would stress, is that the Labour party did not at the time expect that the report, thorough as it was going to be from the start, would take seven years to complete. That is completely unacceptable and very...

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Labour MP for Caerphilly

Entered the House of Commons on 7 June 2001 — General election

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Topics of interest

  • Wales
  • Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs
  • Work and Pensions
  • Home Department
  • Trade and Industry
  • Departmental Domestic Visits
  • UK Membership of EU
  • Personal Independence Payment
  • Bulgaria
  • Electoral Register

Currently held offices

  • Shadow Minister (Scotland) (since 18 Sep 2015)
  • Shadow Minister (Justice) (since 18 Sep 2015)
  • Shadow Minister (Cabinet Office) (since 18 Sep 2015)

Other offices held in the past

  • Shadow Minister (Political and Constitutional Reform) (Justice) (11 Oct 2011 to 7 Oct 2013)
  • Shadow Minister (Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs) (8 Oct 2010 to 7 Oct 2011)
  • Shadow Minister (Wales) (12 May 2010 to 8 Oct 2010)
  • The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Wales (5 Oct 2008 to 6 May 2010)
  • Assistant Whip (HM Treasury) (2 Jul 2007 to 5 Oct 2008)
  • Member, Welsh Affairs Committee (4 Jun 2007 to 8 Nov 2007)
  • Member, Conventions (Joint Committee) (17 May 2006 to 31 Oct 2006)
  • PPS (Rt Hon Adam Ingram, Minister of State), Ministry of Defence (10 Nov 2005 to 6 Sep 2006)
  • Member, Standards and Privileges Committee (28 Oct 2004 to 12 Jul 2005)
  • Member, European Scrutiny Committee (16 Jul 2001 to 6 Nov 2007)
  • Member, Labour Party National Executive Committee (1 Aug 1994 to 31 Jul 1998)

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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 3 May 2016.

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