Philip Davies

MP, Shipley

Shipley Conservative

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  • Voted very strongly against a more proportional system for electing MPs Details
  • Voted very strongly for increasing the rate of VAT Details
  • Voted very strongly against paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disability Details
  • Voted strongly against more EU integration Details
  • Voted strongly against removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords Details
  • Voted strongly for reducing central government funding of local government Details

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Philip Davies quite often rebelled against their party in this parliament

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Conservative MP for Shipley

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

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Topics of interest

  • Justice
  • Home Department
  • Health
  • Ministry of Justice
  • Treasury
  • Borders: Personal Records
  • Sentencing
  • Departmental Equality
  • Departmental Carbon Emissions
  • Prisoners

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Privacy and Injunctions (Joint Committee) (14 Jul 2011 to 12 Mar 2012)
  • Member, Backbench Business Committee (29 Jun 2010 to 1 May 2012)
  • Member, Panel of Chairs (28 Jun 2010 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Member, Modernisation of the House of Commons Committee (12 Mar 2007 to 6 May 2010)
  • Member, Culture, Media and Sport Committee (27 Feb 2006 to 30 Mar 2015)

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  • Has spoken in 131 debates in the last year — well above average amongst MPs.
  • Has received answers to 404 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 100.00% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — well above average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 52 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.
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  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 1087 times in debates — well above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 8 Jun 2015.

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