Andrew Murrison

MP, South West Wiltshire

South West Wiltshire Conservative

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How Andrew Murrison voted since 2001
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  • Voted strongly for increasing the rate of VAT Source
  • Voted strongly for fewer MPs in the House of Commons Source
  • Voted very strongly against raising welfare benefits at least in line with prices Source
  • Voted strongly for a reduction in spending on welfare benefits Source
  • Voted moderately for reducing housing benefit for social tenants deemed to have excess bedrooms (which Labour describe as the "bedroom tax") Source
  • Voted strongly for greater restrictions on campaigning by third parties, such as charities, during elections Source
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Andrew Murrison hardly ever rebelled against their party in this parliament

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Conservative MP for South West Wiltshire

Entered House of Commons on 7 June 2001 — General election

Also represented Westbury

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Topics of interest

  • Health
  • Defence
  • Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs
  • Justice
  • Environment Food and Rural Affairs
  • Armed Forces: Housing
  • Dentistry
  • Influenza
  • Armed Forces: Health Services
  • Armed Forces: Influenza

Currently held offices

  • Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Northern Ireland Office)

Other offices held in the past

  • The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Defence (6 Sep 2012 to 15 Jul 2014)
  • Shadow Minister, Defence (6 Jul 2007 to 11 May 2010)
  • Shadow Minister, Health (6 Jul 2004 to 6 Jul 2007)
  • Member, Science and Technology Committee (to 11 Apr 2005)
  • Shadow Minister, Public Services, Health & Education (10 May 2004 to 6 Jul 2004)

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

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  • Has spoken in 14 debates in the last year — below average amongst MPs.
  • Has received answers to 0 written questions in the last year — Ministers do not ask written questions.
  • 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 76.52% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — above average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 13 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") 357 times in debates — above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 27 Oct 2014.

8. Land and Property
Joint owner, with my wife, of agricultural buildings and field in Wiltshire.
11. Miscellaneous
Surgeon Commander Royal Naval Reserve, HMS President, St Katherine’s Dock, London (not currently practising). (Updated 15 January 2014)

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