Hardly ever rebels against their party in this parliament
How Lorely Burt voted on key issues
- Voted moderately for encouraging occupational pensionsDetails
- Voted very strongly against restricting the provision of services to private patients by the NHSDetails
- Voted moderately for a transparent ParliamentDetails
- Voted moderately for laws to stop climate changeDetails
- Voted moderately against a referendum on the UK's membership of the EUDetails
- Voted moderately against a more proportional system for electing MPsDetails
- Voted strongly for reforming the NHS so GPs buy services on behalf of their patientsDetails
- Voted very strongly for an investigation into the Iraq warDetails
- Has never voted on raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per yearDetails
- Voted strongly against Labour's anti-terrorism lawsDetails
- Voted strongly for equal gay rightsDetails
- Voted moderately for greater autonomy for schoolsDetails
- Voted strongly against allowing ministers to intervene in inquestsDetails
- Voted strongly for a smoking banDetails
- Voted moderately for reducing housing benefit for social tenants deemed to have excess bedrooms (which Labour describe as the "bedroom tax")Details
- Voted strongly against paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disabilityDetails
- Voted very strongly against a stricter asylum systemDetails
- Voted moderately for more EU integrationDetails
- Voted moderately for an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituencyDetails
- Voted moderately against fewer MPs in the House of CommonsDetails
- Voted very strongly against replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons systemDetails
- Voted strongly for a wholly elected House of LordsDetails
- Voted very strongly against raising welfare benefits at least in line with pricesDetails
- Voted strongly for a reduction in spending on welfare benefitsDetails
- Voted very strongly against introducing ID cardsDetails
- Voted very strongly for increasing the rate of VATDetails
- Voted moderately for reducing central government funding of local governmentDetails
More on well-known issues (from the Guardian) & their full record
Perhaps I may elaborate on what my hon. Friend said. It is not just sex education but sex and relationships education that should be compulsory in every school in the country. Young people do not know how to behave, and that is a great sadness. Things are difficult enough for them when they get to puberty and hormones start rushing. You can give them sex education until you are blue in the...
I suggest to my hon. Friend that we are talking about more than embarrassment. By doing that, someone would be dishonouring their own family and the repercussions of that can be much more severe than a little embarrassment.
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Liberal Democrat MP for Solihull
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Topics of interest
- Innovation and Skills
- Home Department
- Communities and Local Government
- Departments: Equal Opportunities
- UK Trade and Investment
- Departmental Procurement
- Departmental Contracts
- Shareholder Executive
Other offices held in the past
- Member, Draft Voting Eligibility (Prisoners) Bill (4 Mar 2013 to 16 Dec 2013)
- Shadow Business, Enterprise and Regulatory Reform Minister; Chair of the Parliamentary Party (8 Jan 2009 to 11 May 2010)
- Chair of the Parliamentary Party, Cross-Portfolio and Non-Portfolio Responsibilities (25 Oct 2007 to 8 Jan 2009)
- Shadow Minister, Department for Business, Enterprise and Regulatory Reform (5 Jul 2007 to 8 Jan 2009)
- Member, Regulatory Reform Committee (4 May 2006 to 11 May 2010)
- Shadow Minister (Small Business), Trade & Industry (21 Mar 2006 to 4 Jul 2007)
- Women & Equality, Cross-Portfolio and Non-Portfolio Responsibilities (21 Mar 2006 to 5 Jul 2007)
- Shadow Minister, Northern Ireland Affairs (19 Oct 2005 to 21 Mar 2006)
- Member, Treasury Committee (14 Jul 2005 to 26 Apr 2006)
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- Has spoken in 37 debates in the last year — average amongst MPs.
- Has received answers to 19 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 75.93% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
- People have made 4 annotations on this MP’s speeches — average amongst MPs.
- This MP's speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 16–17 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") 275 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
Payments received for parliamentary panel surveys from ComRes, 4 Millbank, London SW1P 3JA. All payments donated to my constituency party:
£75 received on 4 June 2013 for participation in April Parliamentary Panel Survey. Hours: 45 mins.(Registered 29 August 2013)
£100 received on 10 June 2013 for participation in a research project. Hours: 45 mins..(Registered 29 August 2013)
£100 received on 24 June 2013 for participation in Nationwide project. Hours: 45 mins. (Registered 29 August 2013)
£75 received on 16 September 2013 for participation in June 2013 Parliamentary Panel Survey. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 17 September 2013)
Payments from Ipsos MORI
for participation in surveys. Address: 79-81 Borough Road, London, SE1 1FY. All payments donated to my constituency party:
£80 received on 22 August 2013 for participation in a survey on technology issues. Hours: 45 mins.(Registered 29 August 2013)
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