How John Pugh voted since 2001
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Voted strongly for a wholly elected House of Lords Source
Voted a mixture of for and against fewer MPs in the House of Commons Source
Voted strongly 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
Voted very strongly against raising welfare benefits at least in line with prices Source
Voted very strongly against paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disability Source
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John Pugh sometimes rebelled against their party in this parliament
Subject to be announced – John Pugh.
To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what assessment he has made of potential financial loss to the NHS arising from failure to claim reimbursement from insurance companies.
To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what steps he is taking to ensure that the NHS is maximising its entitlement to reimbursement from insurance companies.
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Liberal Democrat MP for Southport
Entered House of Commons on 7 June 2001 — General election
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Topics of interest
- Home Department
- Education and Skills
- Mental Health
- Departmental Buildings
- Information Technology
- Saudi Arabia
Currently held offices
- Member, Public Accounts Committee
- Member, Communities and Local Government Committee
- Member, Public Accounts Commission
Other offices held in the past
- Shadow Treasury Minister (8 Jan 2009 to 11 May 2010)
- Shadow Minister, Treasury (6 Mar 2008 to 8 Jan 2009)
- Member, Communities and Local Government Committee (28 Jun 2006 to 11 May 2010)
- Member, Public Accounts Committee (24 May 2006 to 11 May 2010)
- Shadow Minister, Health (21 Mar 2006 to 6 Mar 2008)
- Member, Crossrail Bill Committee (6 Dec 2005 to 15 Nov 2007)
- Member, Office of the Deputy Prime Minister: Housing, Planning, Local Government and the Regions Committee (14 Jul 2005 to 28 Jun 2006)
- Shadow Minister, Transport (1 Jun 2005 to 21 Mar 2006)
- Member, Draft Gambling Bill (Joint Committee) (to 21 Sep 2004)
- Education Spokesperson, Education & Skills (26 Jan 2004 to 1 Jun 2005)
Previous MPs in this constituency
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- Has spoken in 29 debates in the last year — average amongst MPs.
- Has received answers to 15 written questions in the last year — 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 74.47% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
- People have made 9 annotations on this MP’s speeches — 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") 505 times in debates — above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)
Register of Members’ Interests
Last updated: 6 Jan 2015.
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20 October 2014, payment of £200 received from Ipsos Mori, 78-81 Borough Rd London SE1 1FY for completing an opinion survey. Hours: 1 hr 20 mins. Fee donated to Southport Liberal Democrats. (Registered 10 November 2014)
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