Jeremy Browne

MP, Taunton Deane

Taunton Deane Liberal Democrat

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How Jeremy Browne voted
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  • Voted very strongly against replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons system Source
  • Voted strongly against paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disability Source
  • Voted moderately for encouraging occupational pensions Source
  • Voted strongly for greater restrictions on campaigning by third parties, such as charities, during elections Source
  • Voted very strongly for removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords Source
  • Voted very strongly for reducing central government funding of local government Source
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Jeremy Browne hardly ever rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • Environmental Challenges (Somerset) 22 Oct 2014

    I am grateful to the Minister for giving way. I want briefly to raise two points. First, it is in the nature of parliamentary debate that the Minister is always criticised by MPs who want to make points on behalf of their constituents. By way of contrast, let me thank the Government for the speedy work that has been done on dredging. A lot of people in the Somerset levels despaired of ever...
  • Environmental Challenges (Somerset) 22 Oct 2014

    I am extremely grateful to my hon. Friend for giving way and I congratulate him on securing this important debate. I sense that he is drawing to the end of his remarks, so I invite him to develop the theme of the barrage. The Chancellor will soon be making his autumn statement—autumn gets later and later, but it still happens before Christmas, so the autumn statement is imminent,...
  • Flooding (Somerset) 2 Jul 2014

    Will my hon. Friend expand on the point he just touched on? We all feel a genuine sense of gratitude that leading members of the Government—the Prime Minister, the Deputy Prime Minister and others—took such a close interest in the situation in Somerset, but surely the task now is to ensure that that interest is not passing and that the legacy of the attention afforded to our...

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Liberal Democrat MP for Taunton Deane

Entered House of Commons on 5 May 2005 — General election

Also represented Taunton


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Topics of interest

  • Home Department
  • Health
  • Transport
  • Communities and Local Government
  • Treasury
  • Departmental Information Officers
  • Departmental NDPBs
  • Departmental Travel
  • Departmental Advertising
  • Departmental Vehicles

Currently held offices

  • Member, Political and Constitutional Reform Committee

Other offices held in the past

  • The Minister of State, Home Department (6 Sep 2012 to 7 Oct 2013)
  • The Minister of State, Foreign and Commonwealth Office (13 May 2010 to 6 Sep 2012)
  • Shadow Chief Secretary to the Treasury (8 Jan 2009 to 11 May 2010)
  • Shadow Chief Secretary To the Treasury, Treasury (20 Dec 2007 to 8 Jan 2009)
  • Shadow Minister, Home Affairs (29 Jan 2007 to 6 Mar 2008)
  • Shadow Minister, Foreign & Commonwealth Affairs (19 Oct 2005 to 29 Jan 2007)
  • Member, Home Affairs Committee (14 Jul 2005 to 4 Mar 2008)

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)


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  • Has spoken in 13 debates in the last year — well below average amongst MPs.
  • Has received answers to 29 written questions in the last year — average amongst MPs.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a high number of messages sent via during 2008, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 62.05% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — well below average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 14 annotations on this MP’s speeches — 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.
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  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 532 times in debates — above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

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Last updated: 13 Oct 2014.


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