Hardly ever rebels against their party in this parliament
How Greg Clark voted on key issues
- Voted strongly for reducing housing benefit for social tenants deemed to have excess bedrooms (which Labour describe as the "bedroom tax")Details
- Voted very strongly against introducing ID cardsDetails
- Voted moderately for encouraging occupational pensionsDetails
- Voted very strongly for laws to stop climate changeDetails
- Voted very strongly against allowing ministers to intervene in inquestsDetails
- Voted very strongly for greater autonomy for schoolsDetails
- Voted moderately against a referendum on the UK's membership of the EUDetails
- Voted very strongly for an investigation into the Iraq warDetails
- Voted moderately against raising welfare benefits at least in line with pricesDetails
- Voted for a stricter asylum systemDetails
- Voted a mixture of for and against a transparent ParliamentDetails
- Voted very strongly for reforming the NHS so GPs buy services on behalf of their patientsDetails
- Voted moderately against Labour's anti-terrorism lawsDetails
- Voted very strongly for reducing central government funding of local governmentDetails
- Voted moderately for a wholly elected House of LordsDetails
- Voted strongly for a reduction in spending on welfare benefitsDetails
- Voted very strongly against paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disabilityDetails
- Voted strongly against restricting the provision of services to private patients by the NHSDetails
- Voted very strongly for fewer MPs in the House of CommonsDetails
- Voted very strongly for replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons systemDetails
- Voted strongly for increasing the rate of VATDetails
- Voted strongly against a more proportional system for electing MPsDetails
- Voted moderately against more EU integrationDetails
- Voted strongly for equal gay rightsDetails
- Voted moderately for a smoking banDetails
- Voted very strongly for an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituencyDetails
- Voted for raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per yearDetails
More on well-known issues (from the Guardian) & their full record
On 5 February the Government announced that up to £4.2 million funding will be shared by five national organisations and all 363 local authorities and valuation joint boards in Great Britain. Each authority was informed directly of the financial allocation and help and support to EROs to make best use of the funding has been made available by the Association of Electoral Administrators....
Apart from the funding allocation to five national organisations, the fund is directed at Electoral Registration Officers who have the statutory responsibility to ensure a complete and accurate electoral register. The allocation of funding was described to hon. Members during Deputy Prime Minister’s questions on 11 February 2014, Official Report, column 701W.
On 5 February, the Government announced that all 363 local authorities and valuation joint boards in Great Britain and five national organisations will be sharing £4.2 million of funding aimed at ensuring every eligible person in the country, including young people, is signed up to the electoral register and has their chance to vote. To improve registration levels for young people, the...
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Conservative MP for Tunbridge Wells
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Topics of interest
- Energy and Climate Change
- Duchy of Lancaster
- Work and Pensions
- Environment Food and Rural Affairs
- Departmental Energy
- Warm Front Scheme
- Departmental Buildings
- Departmental Carbon Emissions
Other offices held in the past
- The Financial Secretary to the Treasury (6 Sep 2012 to 7 Oct 2013)
- The Minister of State, Department for Business, Innovation and Skills (19 Jul 2011 to 6 Sep 2012)
- Minister of State (Department for Communities and Local Government) (Decentralisation and Cities) (also in the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills) (13 May 2010 to 6 Sep 2012)
- Shadow Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change, Energy and Climate Change (7 Oct 2008 to 11 May 2010)
- Shadow Minister, Cabinet Office (6 Jul 2007 to 7 Oct 2008)
- Shadow Minister (Charities, Voluntary Bodies and Social Enterprise), Communities and Local Government (11 Jan 2007 to 6 Jul 2007)
- Shadow Minister (Charities), Home Affairs (8 Nov 2006 to 11 Jan 2007)
- Member, Public Accounts Committee (14 Jul 2005 to 18 Jul 2007)
Previous MPs in this constituency
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- Has spoken in 22 debates in the last year — 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 very high number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2008, according to constituents.
- Has voted in 75.00% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
- People have made 10 annotations on this MP’s speeches — 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") 436 times in debates — above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)