Hardly ever rebels against their party in this parliament
How Edward Vaizey voted on key issues
- Voted strongly for increasing the rate of VATDetails
- Voted very strongly for reducing central government funding of local governmentDetails
- Voted strongly for equal gay rightsDetails
- Voted strongly against restricting the provision of services to private patients by the NHSDetails
- Voted moderately against Labour's anti-terrorism lawsDetails
- Voted very strongly against allowing ministers to intervene in inquestsDetails
- Voted a mixture of for and against encouraging occupational pensionsDetails
- Voted moderately for a reduction in spending on welfare benefitsDetails
- Has never voted on a stricter asylum systemDetails
- Has never voted on a transparent ParliamentDetails
- Voted very strongly for greater autonomy for schoolsDetails
- Voted moderately against a referendum on the UK's membership of the EUDetails
- Voted very strongly against raising welfare benefits at least in line with pricesDetails
- Voted strongly for reforming the NHS so GPs buy services on behalf of their patientsDetails
- Voted moderately for laws to stop climate changeDetails
- Voted moderately against a smoking banDetails
- Voted very strongly for a wholly elected House of LordsDetails
- Voted for raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per yearDetails
- Voted very strongly for fewer MPs in the House of CommonsDetails
- Voted moderately for reducing housing benefit for social tenants deemed to have excess bedrooms (which Labour describe as the "bedroom tax")Details
- Voted strongly against introducing ID cardsDetails
- Voted strongly against a more proportional system for electing MPsDetails
- Voted very strongly for an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituencyDetails
- Voted a mixture of for and against more EU integrationDetails
- Voted very strongly for an investigation into the Iraq warDetails
- Voted very strongly for replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons systemDetails
- Voted strongly against paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disabilityDetails
More on well-known issues (from the Guardian) & their full record
There have been no meetings with either the Advertising Association, the Direct Marketing Association or the Internet Advertising Bureau in the period between January 2012 and March 2014 on the subject of children, child obesity or food advertising.
There were 365,432 visits to the ‘Mallard 75’ events at the National Railway Museum, York, which took place on 3 to 17 July 2013, 26 October to 11 November 2013 and 15 to 23 February 2014. DCMS-sponsored national museums made loans to 2,727 UK venues in 2012-13, a 78% increase in the number of venues loaned to in 2008-09. In 2012-13, a total of 7.3 million visits were made to...
I want to tell the hon. Member that the Government has made no estimate of the contribution to exports of One Direction. However, the BPI have reported one thing: that One Direction are one of a number of UK artists who in recent years have helped to accelerate export sales of British music to over 13% of the global market—the largest share taken apart from the US. More than this, I...
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Conservative MP for Wantage
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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
- 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
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- Has spoken in 35 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 66.73% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — below average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
- People have made 9 annotations on this MP’s speeches — 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") 470 times in debates — above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)