Martin Horwood

Cheltenham Liberal Democrat

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How Martin Horwood voted
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  • Voted very strongly against paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disabilityDetails
  • Voted very strongly against replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons systemDetails
  • Voted very strongly for reducing central government funding of local governmentDetails
  • Voted a mixture of for and against encouraging occupational pensionsDetails
  • Has never voted on raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per yearDetails
  • Voted moderately for more EU integrationDetails

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Martin Horwood quite often rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • Oral Answers to Questions — International Development: GAVI Alliance 9 Apr 2014

    I proudly congratulate the Government on spending 0.7% of national income on eradicating poverty worldwide, much of it on polio eradication. The last three countries with endemic polio all have significant Islamic populations. Is the Department committed to working with religious and Islamic leaders to try to build community support for polio eradication and to protect health workers in those...
  • Transparency and Public Trust in Business 8 Apr 2014

    I commend my hon. Friend on the work that she and her team are doing in the Department. One point that the hon. Member for Wigan (Lisa Nandy) rightly made was that there are still voluntary arrangements in place on human rights and the environment in the supply chain. As the hon. Lady said, the risk of voluntary arrangements is that the best companies comply but those that we want to do...
  • Oral Answers to Questions — Foreign and Commonwealth Office: Topical Questions 8 Apr 2014

    As a unique financial hub, we have the power to inflict more painful sanctions not only on Russians who are involved in assisting intervention in the Ukraine, but on the wealthy friends and backers of Vladimir Putin. We also have a unique responsibility as the European guarantor of the Budapest memorandum, which should have protected Ukraine from Russian aggression. If Russia further violates...

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Liberal Democrat MP for Cheltenham

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Topics of interest

  • Environment Food and Rural Affairs
  • Energy and Climate Change
  • Home Department
  • Transport
  • Trade and Industry
  • Consultants
  • Departmental Expenditure
  • Departmental Tendering Policy
  • Departmental Paper
  • Electronic Equipment: Waste Disposal

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Privacy and Injunctions (Joint Committee) (14 Jul 2011 to 12 Mar 2012)
  • Shadow Environment, Energy, Food and Rural Affair Minister (8 Jan 2009 to 11 May 2010)
  • Shadow Minister, Environment, Food & Rural Affairs (21 Jul 2008 to 8 Jan 2009)
  • Member, Environmental Audit Committee (13 Jul 2007 to 11 May 2010)
  • Member, Communities and Local Government Committee (28 Jun 2006 to 20 Nov 2007)
  • Shadow Minister (Environment), Environment, Food & Rural Affairs (21 Mar 2006 to 21 Jul 2008)
  • Shadow Minister, Home Affairs (19 Oct 2005 to 21 Mar 2006)
  • Member, Office of the Deputy Prime Minister: Housing, Planning, Local Government and the Regions Committee (14 Jul 2005 to 28 Jun 2006)

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  • Has spoken in 87 debates in the last year — well above average amongst MPs.
  • Has received answers to 34 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 73.54% 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 18–19 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") 496 times in debates — above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 7 Apr 2014.

8. Land and Property
50 per cent interest in a house in Cheltenham.

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