David Davies

MP, Monmouth

Monmouth Conservative

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How David Davies voted
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  • Voted strongly for reducing housing benefit for social tenants deemed to have excess bedrooms (which Labour describe as the "bedroom tax") Source
  • Voted moderately for a referendum on the UK's membership of the EU Source
  • Voted moderately against raising welfare benefits at least in line with prices Source
  • Voted very strongly for reducing central government funding of local government Source
  • Voted moderately for removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords Source
  • Voted very strongly against paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disability Source
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David Davies occasionally rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • Infrastructure Bill [Lords]: New Clause 15 — Advice on likely impact of onshore petroleum on the carbon budget 26 Jan 2015

    In addition to all the advantages my hon. Friend has already mentioned, does she accept that we need to have a shale gas industry to go hand-in-hand with our wind industry, because wind-powered generators require gas generators to back them up?
  • Points of Order 26 Jan 2015

    On a point of order, Mr Speaker. You will be aware that the Chair of the Environmental Audit Committee last week tabled an amendment to the Infrastructure Bill based on the Committee’s findings but ahead of their publication. Obviously we are all aware that it is a clear breach of Select Committee rules to leak a report in advance of publication, and I make no suggestion that that has...
  • Opposition Day — [14th Allotted Day]: National Health Service 21 Jan 2015

    I would like to tell the House what I think is an absolute disgrace. Not once during the speech made by the Secretary of State for Health, not once in any of the speeches made by Opposition Members and not once in Welsh questions earlier today did any Opposition Member raise the issue of what is happening in the national health service in Wales. Labour has been responsible for the health...

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Conservative MP for Monmouth

Entered House of Commons on 5 May 2005 — General election

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Topics of interest

  • Home Department
  • Health
  • Defence
  • Treasury
  • Work and Pensions
  • Departmental Expenditure
  • Carbon Emissions
  • Parliamentary Questions
  • Departmental Assets
  • Departmental Internet

Currently held offices

  • Member, National Policy Statements Sub-Committee
  • Member, Liaison Committee (Commons)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Home Affairs Committee (18 Apr 2008 to 11 May 2010)
  • Member, Welsh Affairs Committee (20 Jul 2005 to 11 May 2010)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

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  • Has spoken in 46 debates in the last year — above average amongst MPs.
  • Has received answers to 85 written questions in the last year — well above average amongst MPs.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a very high number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2008, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 72.22% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 18 annotations on this MP’s speeches — 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.
  • 138 people are tracking this MP — email me updates on David Davies’s activity
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 321 times in debates — average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 6 Jan 2015.

2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc
Surveys completed for ComRes, Four Millbank, London SW1P 3JA.
£75. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 23 January 2014)
£75. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 8 May 2014)
£75. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 30 June 2014)
£75. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 28 August 2014)
£75. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 27 October 2014)
£75. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 9 December 2014)
Payments from Capita Business Services, 2nd floor, 17-19 Rochester Row, London SW1P 1LA:
Payment of £150 for delivering one lecture. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 8 January 2014)
Payment of £150 for delivering one lecture. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 30 January 2014)
Payment of £300 for delivering two lectures. Hours: 2 hrs. (Registered 26 February 2014)
Payment of £150 for delivering one lecture. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 7 March 2014, updated 2 September 2014)
Payment of £150 for delivering one lecture. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 27 March 2014, updated 2 September 2014)
Payment of £150 for delivering one lecture. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 31 March 2014, updated 2 September 2014)
Payment of £450 for delivering three lectures. Hours: 3 hrs. (Registered 5 June 2014, updated 2 September 2014)
Payment of £150 for delivering one lecture. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 23 September 2014)
Payment of £150 for delivering one lecture. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 9 December 2014)
Payments from Ipsos MORI, 79-81 Borough Road, London SE1 1FY:
Payment of £200 received for survey interview. Hours: 1 hr approx. (Registered 30 January 2014)
Payment of £200 received for survey interview. Hours: 1 hr approx. (Registered 8 October 2014)
Payments from YouGov, 50 Featherstone Street, London EC1Y 8RT,
£80 for taking part in a survey. Hours: 45 mins. (Registered 8 January 2014)
£80 for taking part in a survey. Hours: 45 mins. (Registered 30 June 2014)
Payment of £500 from Phoenix Chinese News and Entertainment Co. Ltd, 414 Chiswick High Road, Chiswick, London W4 5TF, for providing advice on politics and current affairs issues and creative ideas for programmes and features. Hours: 5 hrs. (Registered 8 May 2014)
11. Miscellaneous
As a Special Constable for the British Transport Police, I am entitled to use my warrant card to travel on the London Transport system.  The value of an all zones annual travel card for the London area is £3,268 in 2014.  This benefit was first received in 2006.
(Registered 23 August 2011; updated 29 August 2012, 2 April 2013 and 5 February 2014)

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