Occasionally rebels against their party in this parliament
How George Osborne voted on key issues since 2001
- Voted very strongly against raising welfare benefits at least in line with pricesDetails
- Voted very strongly for replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons systemDetails
- Voted strongly for equal gay rightsDetails
- Voted moderately against Labour's anti-terrorism lawsDetails
- Voted moderately for reforming the NHS so GPs buy services on behalf of their patientsDetails
- Voted moderately against the hunting banDetails
- Voted moderately for fewer MPs in the House of CommonsDetails
- Voted strongly for a wholly elected House of LordsDetails
- Voted for raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per yearDetails
- Voted for reducing central government funding of local governmentDetails
- Voted very strongly against allowing ministers to intervene in inquestsDetails
- Voted moderately against restricting the provision of services to private patients by the NHSDetails
- Voted a mixture of for and against reducing housing benefit for social tenants deemed to have excess bedrooms (which Labour describe as the "bedroom tax")Details
- Voted moderately for greater autonomy for schoolsDetails
- Voted strongly for an investigation into the Iraq warDetails
- Voted moderately for a stricter asylum systemDetails
- Voted a mixture of for and against a referendum on the UK's membership of the EUDetails
- Voted a mixture of for and against a transparent ParliamentDetails
- Voted strongly for increasing the rate of VATDetails
- Voted moderately for a reduction in spending on welfare benefitsDetails
- Voted strongly against introducing foundation hospitalsDetails
- Voted a mixture of for and against a smoking banDetails
- Voted strongly against introducing ID cardsDetails
- Voted moderately for encouraging occupational pensionsDetails
- Voted moderately against more EU integrationDetails
- Voted moderately for an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituencyDetails
- Voted moderately against paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disabilityDetails
- Voted very strongly against a more proportional system for electing MPsDetails
- Voted moderately for laws to stop climate changeDetails
More on well-known issues (from the Guardian) & their full record
Budget Statement – George Osborne.
Witnesses: (at 3.15pm) evidence will be heard from Rt Hon George Osborne MP, Chancellor of the Exchequer.
The Government is committed to supporting British businesses and recognises the importance that businesses play in the economy. Since 2010, the Government has introduced several measures aimed at improving lending to businesses, notably the Business Bank and the Funding for Lending Scheme. The Funding for Lending Scheme was extended in April 2013. Subsequently, in November 2013, the...
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Conservative MP for Tatton
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Topics of interest
- Work and Pensions
- Home Department
- Departmental Expenditure
- Departmental Costs
- Tax Credits
- Stolen Property
- Staff Surveys
Other offices held in the past
- Shadow Chancellor of the Exchequer, Treasury (20 May 2005 to 11 May 2010)
- Shadow Chief Secretary To the Treasury, Economic Affairs (9 Sep 2004 to 20 May 2005)
- Shadow Minister, Economic Affairs (10 May 2004 to 9 Sep 2004)
Previous MPs in this constituency
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- Has spoken in 9 debates in the last year — well 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 medium number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2008, according to constituents.
- Has voted in 27.72% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — well below average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
- People have made 29 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") 1057 times in debates — well above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)
Register of Members’ Interests
Last updated: 24 Feb 2014.
8. Land and Property
Residential property in London, from which rental income is received. (Registered 21 July 2011.)
9. Registrable shareholdings
(b) Osborne and Little Group Ltd, a family business manufacturing and retailing fabrics and wallpapers.(Updated 18 October 2012)
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