Hardly ever rebels against their party in this parliament
How David Evennett voted on key issues
- Voted strongly against a more proportional system for electing MPsDetails
- Voted very strongly for an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituencyDetails
- Voted very strongly for reforming the NHS so GPs buy services on behalf of their patientsDetails
- Voted for raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per yearDetails
- Voted very strongly for fewer MPs in the House of CommonsDetails
- Voted very strongly for a reduction in spending on welfare benefitsDetails
- Voted very strongly for an investigation into the Iraq warDetails
- Voted very strongly against paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disabilityDetails
- Voted a mixture of for and against equal gay rightsDetails
- Voted strongly for greater autonomy for schoolsDetails
- Voted very strongly for laws to stop climate changeDetails
- Voted very strongly against raising welfare benefits at least in line with pricesDetails
- Voted moderately for encouraging occupational pensionsDetails
- Voted very strongly for replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons systemDetails
- Voted moderately for a smoking banDetails
- Voted very strongly against introducing ID cardsDetails
- Voted moderately against Labour's anti-terrorism lawsDetails
- Voted moderately against more EU integrationDetails
- Voted very strongly for reducing central government funding of local governmentDetails
- Voted very strongly against restricting the provision of services to private patients by the NHSDetails
- Has never voted on a stricter asylum systemDetails
- Voted strongly for reducing housing benefit for social tenants deemed to have excess bedrooms (which Labour describe as the "bedroom tax")Details
- Voted moderately against a referendum on the UK's membership of the EUDetails
- Voted very strongly against allowing ministers to intervene in inquestsDetails
- Voted very strongly for increasing the rate of VATDetails
- Voted moderately against a transparent ParliamentDetails
- Voted strongly for a wholly elected House of LordsDetails
More on well-known issues (from the Guardian) & their full record
I warmly congratulate my hon. Friend the Member for Ceredigion (Mr Williams) on securing the debate. I have been asked to respond on behalf of the Ministry of Justice by my right hon. Friend the Lord Chancellor and I will of course ensure that he is aware of the representations and comments made this afternoon by my hon. Friend and by other hon. Members present. I am delighted that the...
I am grateful for that intervention. Of course, we are aware of and sensitive to the issues that are being raised. We will obviously take into account everything from the debate and the consultation. The Government must always be mindful of the impact of their policies on those affected by them. Debates such as this are most welcome, as they help to strengthen and improve Government policy by...
More of David Evennett's recent appearances
Conservative MP for Bexleyheath and Crayford
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Topics of interest
- Innovation and Skills
- Home Department
- Work and Pensions
- Thames Gateway Bridge
- Roads: Accidents
- Apprentices: Bexley
Other offices held in the past
- - Shadow Minister, Universities and Skills (27 Jul 2009 to 11 May 2010)
- Shadow Minister, Universities and Skills (4 Jun 2009 to 27 Jul 2009)
- Shadow Minister, Innovation, Universities and Skills (19 Jan 2009 to 4 Jun 2009)
- Whip, Whips (19 Oct 2005 to 19 Jan 2009)
- Member, Education & Skills Committee (14 Jul 2005 to 18 Jan 2006)
Previous MPs in this constituency
Public bill committees (Sittings attended)
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- Has spoken in 2 debates in the last year — well below average amongst MPs.
- Has received answers to 0 written questions in the last year — well below 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 89.01% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — well above average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
- People have made 14 annotations on this MP’s speeches — above average amongst MPs.
- This MP's speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 16–17 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") 136 times in debates — below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)