Stephen Crabb

MP, Preseli Pembrokeshire

Preseli Pembrokeshire Conservative

Stephen Crabb’s voting in Parliament

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

However, Stephen Crabb sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:

  • Stephen Crabb generally voted for removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords, while most Conservative MPs generally voted against. Show votes

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Stephen Crabb never rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • Upcoming Business – Commons: Select Committee 2 Dec 2015

    Welsh Affairs: Pre-legislative scrutiny of the draft Wales Bill. 3:30 pm; Room 8, Palace of Westminster
    Witnesses: Rt Hon Stephen Crabb MP, Secretary of State Geth Williams, Deputy Director, Constitution and Corporate Services, Wales Office Sue Olley, Legal Adviser, Wales Office
  • Written Answers — Wales Office: Wales Office: Families 20 Nov 2015

    The Family Test was announced by the Prime Minister in August 2014 and introduced in October 2014. DWP published guidance for Departments and officials on how the test should be applied when formulating policy and my Department follows that guidance. The Family Test is an integral part of the policy making process and is applied in a proportionate way in the development of all new policy in...
  • Written Answers — Wales Office: Environment Protection: Wales 19 Nov 2015

    The Welsh Government has sought the consent of the Secretary of State to impose the biodiversity duty in the Environment (Wales) Bill on Ministers of the Crown. This request is the subject of ongoing discussions between the UK Government and the Welsh Government.

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Conservative MP for Preseli Pembrokeshire

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


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Topics of interest

  • Home Department
  • Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs
  • Treasury
  • Work and Pensions
  • Transport
  • Welsh Language
  • Trust Ports
  • Police
  • Natural Gas
  • Broadband

Currently held offices

  • The Secretary of State for Wales (since 15 Jul 2014)

Other offices held in the past

  • The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Wales (6 Sep 2012 to 15 Jul 2014)
  • The Lord Commissioner of Her Majesty's Treasury (6 Sep 2012 to 15 Jul 2014)
  • Assistant Whip (HM Treasury) (12 May 2010 to 6 Sep 2012)
  • Opposition Whip (Commons) (19 Jan 2009 to 6 May 2010)
  • Member, Treasury Committee (17 Nov 2008 to 9 Feb 2009)
  • Member, International Development Committee (9 Nov 2007 to 13 Jul 2009)
  • Member, Welsh Affairs Committee (17 Jul 2005 to 17 Dec 2007)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)


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More about this

  • Has spoken in 9 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 high number of messages sent via during 2008, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 90.91% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — well above average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 18 annotations on this MP’s speeches — well above 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.
  • 132 people are tracking this MP — email me updates on Stephen Crabb’s activity
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 272 times in debates — above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 9 Nov 2015.

2. (a) Support linked to an MP but received by a local party organisation or indirectly via a central party organisation
Name of donor: Lord Griffiths of Fforestfach
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,000

Donor status: individual

(Registered 08 June 2015)
9. Family members employed and paid from parliamentary expenses
I employ my wife, Beatrice Crabb, as part-time Diary Manager.

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