How Edward Vaizey voted
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- Voted very strongly for a wholly elected House of LordsDetails
- Voted very strongly for an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituencyDetails
- Voted moderately for a reduction in spending on welfare benefitsDetails
- Voted very strongly for greater restrictions on campaigning by third parties, such as charities, during electionsDetails
- Voted very strongly against raising welfare benefits at least in line with pricesDetails
- Voted a mixture of for and against encouraging occupational pensionsDetails
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Edward Vaizey hardly ever rebelled against their party in this parliament
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holding answer 16 July 2014 The Department for Business, Innovation and Skills (BIS) is playing a key role in the Government’s five-year, £860 million National Cyber Security Programme and has delivered a range of measures to help protect all UK businesses from cyber crime attacks. The Government has regular discussions with the videogames industry, for example through the work of...
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Conservative MP for Wantage
Entered House of Commons on 5 May 2005 — General election
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Topics of interest
- Culture Media and Sport
- Home Department
- Education and Skills
- Light Bulbs
- Renaissance in the Regions
- Nuffield Orthopaedic Centre
Other offices held in the past
- The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport (22 May 2010 to 15 Jul 2014)
- Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department for Business, Innovation and Skills) (Culture, Communications and Creative Industries) (jointly with the Department for Culture, Media and Sport) (21 May 2010 to 21 Dec 2010)
- - Shadow Minister (Arts), Culture, Media and Sport (8 Sep 2009 to 11 May 2010)
- - Shadow Minister (Arts), Culture, Media & Sport (27 Jul 2009 to 8 Sep 2009)
- Shadow Minister, Culture, Media & Sport (6 Jul 2007 to 27 Jul 2009)
- Shadow Minister (Arts), Culture, Media & Sport (8 Nov 2006 to 6 Jul 2007)
- Member, Environmental Audit Committee (18 Jan 2006 to 7 Nov 2007)
- Member, Modernisation of the House of Commons Committee (14 Jul 2005 to 13 Mar 2007)
Previous MPs in this constituency
Public bill committees (Sittings attended)
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- Has spoken in 33 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 65.60% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — below 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 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") 499 times in debates — above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)
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