David Evennett’s voting in Parliament
David Evennett is a Conservative MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Conservative MPs.
This is a selection of David Evennett’s votes.
Consistently voted for a reduction in spending on welfare benefits Show votes
Generally voted for encouraging occupational pensions Show votes
Consistently voted for greater restrictions on campaigning by third parties, such as charities, during elections Show votes
Almost always voted for increasing the rate of VAT Show votes
Almost always voted for a wholly elected House of Lords Show votes
Consistently voted against paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disability Show votes
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David Evennett has never rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.
Pursuant to my answer of 13 April 2016, my officials have been working closely with the Rugby Football League and the government is aware of the deadline for submitting the bid to the Rugby League International Federation. The government will make a decision in due course, ahead of this deadline.
Procedure: Written Parliamentary question answering performance in 2015–16.
Witnesses: Rt Hon David Evennett MP, Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Sport, Tourism and Heritage, Department for Culture, Media and Sport Ben Dean, Principal Private Secretary, Department for Culture, Media and Sport Rt Hon Theresa May MP, Secretary of State for the Home Department
It is a pleasure to serve under your chairmanship, Sir Alan. I congratulate the hon. Member for Strangford (Jim Shannon) on securing this debate and on his passionate and thoughtful speech, which I think we all appreciated. We have had a good, constructive and measured debate. All hon. Members who spoke took a balanced approach, and I am grateful for their informed and helpful contributions...
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Conservative MP for Bexleyheath and Crayford
Entered the House of Commons on 5 May 2005 — General election
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Topics of interest
- Innovation and Skills
- Home Department
- Work and Pensions
- Thames Gateway Bridge
- Roads: Accidents
- Apprentices: Bexley
Currently held offices
- The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport (since 1 Feb 2016)
- Member, Committee of Selection (since 17 Jun 2015)
- The Lord Commissioner of Her Majesty's Treasury (since 6 Sep 2012)
Other offices held in the past
- Member, Administration Committee (28 Oct 2013 to 30 Mar 2015)
- Member, Committee of Selection (9 May 2013 to 30 Mar 2015)
- Shadow Minister (Business, Innovation and Skills) (19 Jan 2009 to 6 May 2010)
- Member, Education & Skills Committee (12 Jul 2005 to 16 Jan 2006)
- Opposition Whip (Commons) (10 May 2005 to 19 Jan 2009)
- Member, Education, Science & Arts Committee (8 Apr 1986 to 16 Mar 1992)
Previous MPs in this constituency
Public bill committees (Sittings attended)
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- Has spoken in 6 debates in the last year — well below average amongst MPs. See all David Evennett’s speeches
- 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 2014, according to constituents.
- Has voted in 90.66% 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") 145 times in debates — average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)
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