Hardly ever rebels against their party in this parliament
How Brooks Newmark voted on key issues
- Voted strongly against a more proportional system for electing MPsDetails
- Has never voted on a stricter asylum systemDetails
- Voted strongly for reforming the NHS so GPs buy services on behalf of their patientsDetails
- Voted very strongly against allowing ministers to intervene in inquestsDetails
- Voted very strongly against introducing ID cardsDetails
- Voted moderately for a wholly elected House of LordsDetails
- Voted moderately against a referendum on the UK's membership of the EUDetails
- Voted very strongly for replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons systemDetails
- Voted strongly for increasing the rate of VATDetails
- Voted very strongly for an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituencyDetails
- Voted very strongly for an investigation into the Iraq warDetails
- Voted a mixture of for and against more EU integrationDetails
- Voted moderately against a transparent ParliamentDetails
- Voted a mixture of for and against a smoking banDetails
- Voted moderately against Labour's anti-terrorism lawsDetails
- Voted very strongly for greater autonomy for schoolsDetails
- Voted for raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per yearDetails
- Voted moderately for encouraging occupational pensionsDetails
- Voted strongly against restricting the provision of services to private patients by the NHSDetails
- Voted strongly against paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disabilityDetails
- Voted very strongly against raising welfare benefits at least in line with pricesDetails
- Voted strongly for a reduction in spending on welfare benefitsDetails
- Voted very strongly for reducing central government funding of local governmentDetails
- Voted strongly for reducing housing benefit for social tenants deemed to have excess bedrooms (which Labour describe as the "bedroom tax")Details
- Voted moderately for equal gay rightsDetails
- Voted very strongly for fewer MPs in the House of CommonsDetails
- Voted very strongly for laws to stop climate changeDetails
More on well-known issues (from the Guardian) & their full record
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Conservative MP for Braintree
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Topics of interest
- Education and Skills
- Innovation and Skills
- Departmental Expenditure
- Motor Vehicles: Glass
- Post Offices: Information and Communications Technology
Other offices held in the past
- Member, Finance and Services Committee (26 Jul 2010 to 14 Nov 2011)
- The Lord Commissioner of Her Majesty's Treasury (12 May 2010 to 6 Sep 2012)
- Member, Finance & Services Committee (10 Feb 2009 to 11 May 2010)
- Member, Advisory Committee on Works of Art (14 Jan 2009 to 11 May 2010)
- Whip, Whips (6 Jul 2007 to 11 May 2010)
- Member, Treasury Committee (18 Jan 2006 to 18 Jul 2007)
- Member, Science and Technology Committee (20 Jul 2005 to 2 Jul 2007)
Previous MPs in this constituency
Public bill committees (Sittings attended)
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- Has spoken in 47 debates in the last year — above average amongst MPs.
- Has received answers to 1 written question in the last year — below average amongst MPs.
- Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a low number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2008, according to constituents.
- Has voted in 82.06% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — above 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") 193 times in debates — average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)
Register of Members’ Interests
Last updated: 24 Feb 2014.
6. Overseas visits
Name of donor: Majlis As Shura, Shura Council of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
Address of donor: c/o Embassy of Saudi Arabia, 30 Charles Street, London W1J 5DZ
Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): flights, food, transport and accommodation; total value £5,749.19
Destination of visit: Saudi Arabia
Date of visit: 10-14 March 2013
Purpose of visit: visit organized by Conservative Middle East Council
to meet with representatives of the Government in Saudi Arabia and British representatives
(Registered 27 March 2013)
(a) The Allele Fund; invests primarily in healthcare startups. Limited partner. (Registered 18 February 2014)
I have shareholdings in the following collective investment schemes which therefore do not require registration under Category 9 above: AP Alternative Assets LP; Apollo European Credit Fund LP, a closed end debt fund; and Bridges Community Development Venture Fund II LP, which primarily invests in start ups in areas of deprivation. (Registered 18 February 2014)
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