Boris Johnson

MP, Uxbridge and South Ruislip

Uxbridge and South Ruislip Conservative

A selection of Boris Johnson's votes

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  • Voted very strongly for replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons system Details
  • Voted moderately against more EU integration Details
  • Voted a mixture of for and against a wholly elected House of Lords Details
  • Voted very strongly for a reduction in spending on welfare benefits Details
  • Voted strongly for a referendum on the UK's membership of the EU Details
  • Has never voted on removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords Details

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Boris Johnson never rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • Opposition Day: Sport and the 2012 Olympics Legacy 24 Jun 2015

    The hon. Gentleman is saying some sensible things, but will he not, in all candour and intellectual honesty, admit that even since the 2012 games, there has been a continuous increase in sporting participation in London?
  • Opposition Day: Sport and the 2012 Olympics Legacy 24 Jun 2015

    The debate has improved steadily as it has gone on, and Members on both sides of the House have made sensible points. I pay tribute to my hon. Friend the Member for Cheadle (Mary Robinson) and to the hon. Member for Edinburgh North and Leith (Deidre Brock) for their excellent maiden speeches. The language in the motion is unfortunate. Most international observers would say that to say...
  • Opposition Day: Sport and the 2012 Olympics Legacy 24 Jun 2015

    I wholeheartedly agree that “squandering” is totally wrong. The reason the International Olympic Committee said that London offers a blueprint to the rest of the world is that it has been around other post-Olympic cities and seen, as my right hon. Friend the Secretary of State said, the buddleia sprouting from the athletics tracks and the dustbowl stadiums. It has come to the...

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Conservative MP for Uxbridge and South Ruislip

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

Also represented Henley

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Topics of interest

  • Education and Skills
  • Innovation
  • Universities and Skills
  • Home Department
  • Health
  • Treasury
  • Capita
  • Capita Group
  • Further Education Colleges
  • Community Hospitals
  • Higher Education

Currently held offices

  • Mayor of London (since 2 May 2008)

Other offices held in the past

  • Shadow Minister, Innovation, Universities and Skills (6 Jul 2007 to 27 Jul 2007)
  • Shadow Minister (Higher Education), Education (16 Dec 2005 to 6 Jul 2007)
  • Shadow Minister (Business, Innovation and Skills) (9 Dec 2005 to 16 Jul 2007)
  • Shadow Minister (Arts), Home Affairs (6 Jul 2004 to 15 Nov 2004)
  • Shadow Minister (Arts), Home, Constitutional & Legal Affairs (10 May 2004 to 6 Jul 2004)
  • Shadow Minister (Business, Innovation and Skills) (1 Apr 2004 to 13 Nov 2004)
  • Vice-Chair, Conservative Party (1 Jul 2003 to 1 Jul 2004)

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  • Has spoken in 4 debates in the last year — well below average amongst MPs.
  • Has received answers to 0 written questions in the last year — below average amongst MPs.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a medium number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2008, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 86.21% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 16 annotations on this MP’s speeches — well 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") 120 times in debates — average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 23 Apr 2008.

2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc
Column writer in The Daily Telegraph. (£245,001-£250,000)
Articles for GQ Magazine. (Up to £5,000)
Book publishing contract Harper Collins. (Up to £5,000)
Book contract from AP Watt publishers. (£30,001-£35,000) (Registered 11 July 2007)
Speaking engagements booked through JLA Agency:
20 June 2007, Association of Tobacco. (£5,001-£10,000) (Registered 11 July 2007)
17 July 2007, The Communications Network, Claridges Hotel. (£5,001-£10,000) (Registered 13 August 2007)
27 September 2007, Orange, Claridges Hotel. (£5,001-£10,000) (Registered 9 October 2007)
5 November 2007, SCQuaRE International, London. (£5,001-£10,000) (Registered 6 November 2007)
14 November 2007, Lonestar Limited, Battersea Park Events Arena. (£5,001-£10,000) (Registered 22 November 2007)
20 November 2007, Parliament Communications Limited, PIMS Conference 2007. (£5,001-£10,000) (Registered 22 November 2007)
17 May 2007, speaking engagement for 'Northern Entrepreneurs Dinner' at the Hilton Newcastle Gateshead Hotel. (£10,001-£15,000) (Registered 14 June 2007)
Fee from Wall to Wall Media Limited for contribution to television programme. (£20,001-£25,000) (Registered 20 August 2007)
Fee from Tiger Aspect Productions for appearance on 'Dame Edna' television programme, 22 June 2007. (£5,001-£10,000) (Registered 4 September 2007)
Fee from Finland Station for filming television series 'The Flame of Rome'. (Registered 28 January 2008)
4. Sponsorship or financial or material support
Donation from Buster Burke Limited, Solihull, West Midlands, to fund a researcher in my parliamentary office from September 2006-October 2007. (Registered 25 January 2008)
6. Overseas visits
1-4 November 2004, to Israel, paid for by the Conservative Friends of Israel and the Government of Israel. (Registered 14 March 2008)
9. Registrable shareholdings
(a) Finland Station Ltd; film production company. (From 7 April 2006-21 March 2007 the company was called Black Rock Productions Ltd.)

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