Quite often rebels against their party in this parliament
How Brian Binley voted on key issues
- Voted moderately for laws to stop climate changeDetails
- Voted moderately against more EU integrationDetails
- Voted strongly for reducing housing benefit for social tenants deemed to have excess bedrooms (which Labour describe as the "bedroom tax")Details
- Has never voted on a stricter asylum systemDetails
- Voted very strongly against paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disabilityDetails
- Voted very strongly against introducing ID cardsDetails
- Voted moderately for an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituencyDetails
- Voted strongly for increasing the rate of VATDetails
- Voted for raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per yearDetails
- Voted very strongly for greater autonomy for schoolsDetails
- Voted a mixture of for and against Labour's anti-terrorism lawsDetails
- Voted moderately against allowing ministers to intervene in inquestsDetails
- Voted strongly against a wholly elected House of LordsDetails
- Voted strongly for fewer MPs in the House of CommonsDetails
- Voted very strongly for replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons systemDetails
- Voted moderately against equal gay rightsDetails
- Voted moderately against a smoking banDetails
- Voted strongly against restricting the provision of services to private patients by the NHSDetails
- Has never voted on raising welfare benefits at least in line with pricesDetails
- Voted a mixture of for and against encouraging occupational pensionsDetails
- Voted moderately for a reduction in spending on welfare benefitsDetails
- Voted very strongly for an investigation into the Iraq warDetails
- Voted very strongly for reducing central government funding of local governmentDetails
- Voted strongly for reforming the NHS so GPs buy services on behalf of their patientsDetails
- Voted a mixture of for and against a transparent ParliamentDetails
- Voted a mixture of for and against a more proportional system for electing MPsDetails
- Voted moderately for a referendum on the UK's membership of the EUDetails
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So not me.
Does my hon. Friend know that in Northampton we had serious floods in 1947, as I have said, and flood defences were put in place that were later driven through by new development? One reason we were affected so badly in 1998 was those new developments.
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Conservative MP for Northampton South
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Topics of interest
- Home Department
- Energy and Climate Change
- Wind Power
- Energy: Meters
- Driving Instructors
Other offices held in the past
- Member, Business, Innovation and Skills Committee (7 Oct 2009 to 11 May 2010)
- Member, Committees on Arms Export Controls (formerly Quadripartite Committee) (7 Oct 2009 to 11 May 2010)
- Member, Committee on Arms Export Controls (29 Sep 2008 to 7 Oct 2009)
- Member, Business and Enterprise Committee (18 Apr 2008 to 7 Oct 2009)
- Member, Business, Enterprise and Regulatory Reform Committee (7 Nov 2007 to 18 Apr 2008)
- Member, Trade & Industry Committee (24 Jan 2006 to 7 Nov 2007)
- Member, Crossrail Bill Committee (6 Dec 2005 to 22 Nov 2007)
- Member, Consolidation etc. Bills (Joint Committee) (15 Nov 2005 to 11 May 2010)
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- Has spoken in 27 debates in the last year — average amongst MPs.
- Has received answers to 23 written questions in the last year — average amongst MPs.
- Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a high number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2008, according to constituents.
- Has voted in 67.64% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — below average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
- People have made 17 annotations on this MP’s speeches — above average amongst MPs.
- This MP's speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 15–16 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") 238 times in debates — average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)
Register of Members’ Interests
Last updated: 24 Feb 2014.
1. Remunerated directorships
Chairman (non-executive), BCC
Marketing Services Ltd, Belgrade Business Centre, Denington Road, Wellingborough, Northamptonshire NN8 2QH; a database building and information gathering telemarketing service company which I founded in 1989. I receive a payment of £32,000 per annum, paid monthly. I chair a monthly board meeting and have regular telephone contact with the managing director. Hours worked, approximately 5 hours per month.
2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc
Retained by the British Promotional Merchandise Association, 52-53 Russell Square, London WC1B 4HP, which promotes best practice for the sourcing, manufacturing and distribution of promotional products. Remuneration of £1,000 per year; hours not yet established. (Registered 12 June 2013)
9. Registrable shareholdings
(a) BCC Marketing Services Ltd.
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