Hardly ever rebels against their party in this parliament
How Philip Dunne voted on key issues
- Voted moderately against a referendum on the UK's membership of the EUDetails
- Voted very strongly against introducing ID cardsDetails
- Voted moderately against Labour's anti-terrorism lawsDetails
- Has never voted on replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons systemDetails
- Voted very strongly for greater autonomy for schoolsDetails
- Voted moderately against equal gay rightsDetails
- Voted a mixture of for and against a transparent ParliamentDetails
- Voted a mixture of for and against encouraging occupational pensionsDetails
- Voted very strongly for an investigation into the Iraq warDetails
- Voted for raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per yearDetails
- Voted very strongly for laws to stop climate changeDetails
- Voted moderately against a smoking banDetails
- Voted very strongly for fewer MPs in the House of CommonsDetails
- Voted moderately for a wholly elected House of LordsDetails
- Voted strongly for a reduction in spending on welfare benefitsDetails
- Voted very strongly against restricting the provision of services to private patients by the NHSDetails
- Has never voted on a stricter asylum systemDetails
- Voted very strongly for reducing central government funding of local governmentDetails
- Voted very strongly for reforming the NHS so GPs buy services on behalf of their patientsDetails
- Voted moderately against raising welfare benefits at least in line with pricesDetails
- Voted strongly for reducing housing benefit for social tenants deemed to have excess bedrooms (which Labour describe as the "bedroom tax")Details
- Voted strongly against a more proportional system for electing MPsDetails
- Voted strongly against paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disabilityDetails
- Voted moderately against allowing ministers to intervene in inquestsDetails
- Voted moderately against more EU integrationDetails
- Voted very strongly for an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituencyDetails
- Voted very strongly for increasing the rate of VATDetails
More on well-known issues (from the Guardian) & their full record
The combined annual saving made through the 10 voluntarily surrendered Armed Forces Pension Scheme 75 widows pensions was £31,294. It is a long-standing fundamental principle, adopted by successive Governments, that pensions should not be improved retrospectively for those who are no longer contributing members, or for their dependants. Note: Total saving is based upon the annual amounts...
It will take time to collate this information. The Under-Secretary of State for Defence, my hon. Friend the Member for Broxtowe (Anna Soubry), will write to the hon. Member shortly.
I am withholding the information as its disclosure would, or would be likely to, prejudice the capability, effectiveness or security of the armed forces.
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Conservative MP for Ludlow
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Topics of interest
- Home Department
- Environment Food and Rural Affairs
- Communities and Local Government
- Non-domestic Rates: Garages and Petrol Stations
- Child Benefit: Personal Records
- Winter Fuel Payment
- Low Carbon Buildings Programme
Other offices held in the past
- Assistant Whip (HM Treasury) (12 May 2010 to 6 Sep 2012)
- Whip, Whips (19 Jan 2009 to 11 May 2010)
- Member, Treasury Committee (18 Jul 2007 to 18 Nov 2008)
- Member, Public Accounts Committee (26 Jul 2006 to 10 Feb 2009)
- Member, Work and Pensions Committee (14 Jul 2005 to 24 Oct 2006)
Previous MPs in this constituency
Public bill committees (Sittings attended)
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- Has spoken in 11 debates in the last year — well below average amongst MPs.
- 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 medium number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2008, according to constituents.
- Has voted in 79.46% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — above average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
- People have made 6 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") 269 times in debates — average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)
Register of Members’ Interests
Last updated: 24 Feb 2014.
2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc
Partner, Gatley Farms; farming partnership.
£13,745 drawings for year ended 31 December 2012. Hours: approximately 50 hours per annum. (Registered 2 December 2013)
8. Land and Property
Land and property in Herefordshire, some held in trust for life, from which rental income is received.
Interest in land in Surrey, from which rental income is received.
Residential flat in London SW3
from which rental income is received.
9. Registrable shareholdings
(a) Nomina 538 LLP
, a member of Lloyd’s. (Registered 22 January 2010)
(b) Ruffer LLP, retired member
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