Edward Vaizey

MP, Wantage

Wantage Conservative

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How Edward Vaizey voted
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  • Voted very strongly against raising welfare benefits at least in line with prices Source
  • Voted a mixture of for and against encouraging occupational pensions Source
  • Voted a mixture of for and against more EU integration Source
  • Voted a mixture of for and against a referendum on the UK's membership of the EU Source
  • Voted very strongly for an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituency Source
  • Voted very strongly for raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per year Source
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Edward Vaizey hardly ever rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — Department for Culture Media and Sport: Mobile Phones: Rural Areas 19 Dec 2014

    Holding answer received on 16 December 2014 The Government asked the Law Commission to produce a report on the Electronic Communications Code. The Law Commission reported in February 2013, setting out a number of recommendations for a reformed Code. Since the publication of this report, DCMS officials have been analysing the effect of the existing Code, and in turn Code reform, on...
  • Written Answers — Department for Culture Media and Sport: Mobile Phones 19 Dec 2014

    Holding answer received on 16 December 2014 The Secretary of State has met with mobile network operators and other stakeholders to discuss improving mobile coverage. To further this work, DCMS officials have also met with stakeholders including the mobile network operators about the effect of the reform of the Electronic Communications Code on network development.
  • Written Answers — Department for Culture Media and Sport: Imperial War Museum 18 Dec 2014

    Although the Ministry of Defence and Imperial War Museum work closely together on various projects, the Ministry of Defence does not directly fund or support any of the Imperial War Museum’s activities; the Museum receives its core Grant in Aid through the Department for Culture Media and Sport, as a Non Departmental Public Body. The IWM is currently in discussion with the Department...

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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
  • Health
  • Home Department
  • Education and Skills
  • Defence
  • Light Bulbs
  • Film
  • Renaissance in the Regions
  • Nuffield Orthopaedic Centre
  • Christmas

Currently held offices

  • Minister of State (Business, Innovation and Skills) (Digital Industries) (Jointly with Department for Culture Media and Sport)
  • Minister of State (Culture Media and Sport) (Digital Industries) (Jointly with Department for Business, Innovation and Skills)

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)

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  • Has spoken in 38 debates in the last year — above 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 65.64% 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") 541 times in debates — above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

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