Greg Clark’s voting in Parliament
Greg Clark is a Conservative MP, and so on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Conservative MPs.
However, Greg Clark sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:
Greg Clark consistently voted for removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords, while most Conservative MPs generally voted against.
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Greg Clark never rebelled against their party in this parliament
Holding answer received on 16 July 2015 On 22 June 2015 we announced that local authorities had reported that 116,654 out of 117,910 families supported by the original troubled families programme had been ‘turned around’. Of these, 11,921 families had seen an adult come off out of work benefits and into employment.
Just over five years ago, on Friday 7 May 2010, another emergency summit of Finance Ministers from across Europe was convened to save the economies of Greece, Spain, Portugal, Italy and Ireland from falling over like a row of dominoes. Here at home, unemployment was galloping away and had passed 2.5 million, 1 million more people than five years before. The Government had lost control of...
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Conservative MP for Tunbridge Wells
Entered the House of Commons on 5 May 2005 — General election
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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
Currently held offices
- The Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government (since 8 May 2015)
Other offices held in the past
- Minister of State (Universities and Science) (15 Jul 2014 to 8 May 2015)
- Minister of State (Cabinet Office) (7 Oct 2013 to 30 Mar 2015)
- 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 (6 Oct 2008 to 6 May 2010)
- Shadow Minister (Cabinet Office) (3 Jul 2007 to 6 Oct 2008)
- Shadow Minister for Charities, Voluntary Bodies and Social Enterprise (7 Nov 2006 to 2 Jul 2007)
- Member, Public Accounts Committee (12 Jul 2005 to 17 Jul 2007)
Previous MPs in this constituency
Public bill committees (Sittings attended)
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- Has spoken in 23 debates in the last year — 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 86.79% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
- People have made 12 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.
- 208 people are tracking this MP — email me updates on Greg Clark’s activity
- Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 536 times in debates — well above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)
Register of Members’ Interests
Last updated: 10 Aug 2015.
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but received by a local party organisation or indirectly via a central party organisation
Name of donor: G. Collins & Sons Ltd
Address of donor: 78 High Street, Tunbridge Wells TN1 1YB
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000
Donor status: company, registration 3651851
(Registered 04 March 2015)
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