David Burrowes

MP, Enfield, Southgate

Enfield, Southgate Conservative

David Burrowes’s voting in Parliament

David Burrowes is a Conservative MP, and so on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Conservative MPs.

However, David Burrowes sometimes differs from their party collegues, such as:

  • David Burrowes generally voted against allowing marriage between two people of same sex, while most Conservative MPs generally voted for. Show votes
  • David Burrowes generally voted for removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords, while most Conservative MPs generally voted against. Show votes

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David Burrowes never rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — Department for Education: Languages: Qualifications 21 Jul 2015

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, pursuant to the Answer of 10 June 2015 to Question 842, what the timescale is, and what methodology is being used for, the consultation on the future of modern languages teaching.
  • Written Answers — Department for Education: Languages: Qualifications 21 Jul 2015

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, pursuant to the Answer of 10 June 2015 to Question 842, with which organisations she has met in connection with ensuring that awarding organisations are liaising effectively with Ofqual; and what further steps her Department has taken to safeguard the future of modern languages at GCSE and A-level in subjects (a) Turkish, (b) Greek, (c) Gujarati,...
  • Welfare Reform and Work Bill 20 Jul 2015

    As a member of the workers’ and one nation party, I am very proud to support the Welfare Reform and Work Bill.

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Conservative MP for Enfield, Southgate

Entered the House of Commons on 5 May 2005 — General election

Expenses

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Topics of interest

  • Justice
  • Health
  • Home Department
  • Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs
  • International Development
  • Burma
  • Youth Custody
  • Abortion
  • Prisons: Drugs
  • Young Offenders

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Public Accounts Committee (23 Jun 2014 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Shadow Minister (Justice) (3 Jul 2007 to 6 May 2010)
  • Member, Draft Human Tissue and Embryos Bill (Joint Committee) (2 May 2007 to 8 Aug 2007)
  • Member, Draft Legal Services Bill (Joint Committee) (17 May 2006 to 25 Jul 2006)
  • Member, Armed Forces Bill Committee (19 Dec 2005 to 9 May 2006)
  • Member, Public Administration Committee (12 Jul 2005 to 6 May 2010)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

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  • Has spoken in 50 debates in the last year — well above average amongst MPs.
  • Has received answers to 57 written questions in the last year — well above 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 94.34% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — above average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 22 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.
  • 159 people are tracking this MP — email me updates on David Burrowes’s activity
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 331 times in debates — above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 13 Jul 2015.

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