Occasionally rebels against their party in this parliament
How Graham Stuart voted on key issues
- Voted moderately against a referendum on the UK's membership of the EUDetails
- Voted moderately against a smoking banDetails
- Voted very strongly for an investigation into the Iraq warDetails
- Voted very strongly for greater autonomy for schoolsDetails
- Voted very strongly for replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons systemDetails
- Voted for a stricter asylum systemDetails
- Voted moderately against Labour's anti-terrorism lawsDetails
- Voted strongly for a reduction in spending on welfare benefitsDetails
- Voted moderately against paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disabilityDetails
- Voted very strongly for reducing central government funding of local governmentDetails
- Voted very strongly for reforming the NHS so GPs buy services on behalf of their patientsDetails
- Voted moderately for fewer MPs in the House of CommonsDetails
- Voted moderately for equal gay rightsDetails
- Voted moderately for laws to stop climate changeDetails
- Voted very strongly against allowing ministers to intervene in inquestsDetails
- Voted very strongly against introducing ID cardsDetails
- Voted very strongly against raising welfare benefits at least in line with pricesDetails
- Voted very strongly against restricting the provision of services to private patients by the NHSDetails
- Voted strongly against a more proportional system for electing MPsDetails
- Voted for raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per yearDetails
- Voted a mixture of for and against encouraging occupational pensionsDetails
- Voted a mixture of for and against more EU integrationDetails
- Voted moderately for an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituencyDetails
- Voted very strongly for increasing the rate of VATDetails
- Voted strongly against a wholly elected House of LordsDetails
- Has never voted on a transparent ParliamentDetails
- Voted strongly for reducing housing benefit for social tenants deemed to have excess bedrooms (which Labour describe as the "bedroom tax")Details
More on well-known issues (from the Guardian) & their full record
To ask the Secretary of State for Education pursuant to the answer of 5 November 2013, Official Report, column 1158W, on pupils: disadvantaged, how many secondary school students sitting GCSEs were eligible for free schools meals in 2012-13; what number and proportion of such students were entered for the EBacc suite of subjects; how many and what proportion of such students achieved grades...
I welcome today’s statement. Vocational qualifications need attention, and they needed to be sorted out. As chairman of the Select Committee on Education, I try to be dispassionate, but the truth is that under the last Government we had the diploma, a massive expansion of useless vocational qualifications and, even in the boom years, young people left on the dole. It does not have to be...
Further to the question of my hon. Friend the Member for City of Chester (Stephen Mosley) and during national apprenticeship week, we should celebrate the fact that in the past year half a million people began an apprenticeship, which is nearly double the number who started in 2009-10. However, we should not rest there. Does the Prime Minister agree that we should do more to incentivise...
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Conservative MP for Beverley and Holderness
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Topics of interest
- Schools and Families
- Work and Pensions
- Environment Food and Rural Affairs
- Hull Royal Infirmary
- Departmental Conferences
- Departmental Telephone Services
- Departmental Postal Services
Other offices held in the past
- Member, Children, Schools and Families Committee (7 Nov 2007 to 11 May 2010)
- Member, Draft Climate Change Bill (Joint Committee) (27 Apr 2007 to 3 Jun 2008)
- Member, Environmental Audit Committee (24 Jan 2006 to 11 May 2010)
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- Has spoken in 46 debates in the last year — above average amongst MPs.
- Has received answers to 48 written questions in the last year — above average amongst MPs.
- 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 71.57% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
- People have made 28 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") 475 times in debates — above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)
Register of Members’ Interests
Last updated: 24 Feb 2014.
6. Overseas visits
Name of donor: Jamaica Tourist Board
Address of donor:
1 - 2 Prince Consort Road, London SW7 2BZ
Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): approximately £2,950 for air travel and accommodation
Destination of visit: Kingston and St Elizabeth Parish, Jamaica
Date of visit: 14-21 February 2013
Purpose of visit: to officiate at the opening of the Lords and Commons Pavilion at the BREDS Foundation Community Project. Visit also included bilateral talks with the Jamaican Prime Minister
and other ministers, school visits, cricket games and youth coaching. (Registered 4 March 2013)
9. Registrable shareholdings
Unremunerated director of CSL Publishing Ltd; publisher of consumer magazines and newspapers.
In January 2014 I received three nights’ hospitality in Switzerland from Professor Tim Oates of Cambridge Assessment. (Registered 24 January 2014)
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