Hardly ever rebels against their party in this parliament
How Greg Clark voted on key issues
- Voted very strongly against introducing ID cardsDetails
- Voted moderately for encouraging occupational pensionsDetails
- Voted strongly for increasing the rate of VATDetails
- Voted moderately for a smoking banDetails
- Voted strongly for a reduction in spending on welfare benefitsDetails
- Voted very strongly for replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons systemDetails
- Voted very strongly for reducing central government funding of local governmentDetails
- Voted strongly for reducing housing benefit for social tenants deemed to have excess bedrooms (which Labour describe as the "bedroom tax")Details
- Voted moderately against raising welfare benefits at least in line with pricesDetails
- Voted strongly against a more proportional system for electing MPsDetails
- Voted very strongly for laws to stop climate changeDetails
- Voted strongly against restricting the provision of services to private patients by the NHSDetails
- Voted moderately against a referendum on the UK's membership of the EUDetails
- Voted very strongly for reforming the NHS so GPs buy services on behalf of their patientsDetails
- Voted very strongly for fewer MPs in the House of CommonsDetails
- Voted very strongly against allowing ministers to intervene in inquestsDetails
- Voted moderately for a wholly elected House of LordsDetails
- Voted for a stricter asylum systemDetails
- Voted very strongly for an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituencyDetails
- Voted strongly for equal gay rightsDetails
- Voted moderately against more EU integrationDetails
- Voted a mixture of for and against a transparent ParliamentDetails
- Voted for raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per yearDetails
- Voted very strongly for an investigation into the Iraq warDetails
- Voted very strongly against paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disabilityDetails
- Voted very strongly for greater autonomy for schoolsDetails
- Voted moderately against Labour's anti-terrorism lawsDetails
More on well-known issues (from the Guardian) & their full record
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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
Public bill committees (Sittings attended)
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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?)