How Mark Hunter voted
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- Voted strongly for reducing housing benefit for social tenants deemed to have excess bedrooms (which Labour describe as the "bedroom tax")Details
- Voted very strongly against raising welfare benefits at least in line with pricesDetails
- Voted moderately for more EU integrationDetails
- Voted moderately for removing hereditary peers from the House of LordsDetails
- Voted very strongly for raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per yearDetails
- Voted very strongly for reducing central government funding of local governmentDetails
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Mark Hunter hardly ever rebelled against their party in this parliament
I am conscious that it is a privilege as well as a duty to wind up a debate for the Government from the Dispatch Box on any subject. Having spent some 18 years as a local councillor myself, including three years as leader of Stockport council, before being elected to this place, winding up a debate on local government issues today is a special honour for me. Members on both sides of the House...
It is a pleasure to have the opportunity to contribute to the debate under your chairmanship, Mr. Howarth. I compliment the hon. Member for Chorley (Mr. Hoyle) on securing the debate, which I am sure is of great interest to his constituents, just as it is to mine. He referred to the debate a few days ago on high-speed rail, to which a number of us present today were lucky enough to...
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Liberal Democrat MP for Cheadle
Entered House of Commons on 15 July 2005 — Byelection
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Topics of interest
- Home Department
- Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs
- Schools and Families
- Prostate Cancer
- Driving Offences: Insurance
- Police: Road Traffic
- Driving Offences
- Roads: Safety
Other offices held in the past
- Shadow Transport Minister; Parliamentary Private Secretary to the Leader (8 Jan 2009 to 11 May 2010)
- Member, Committee on Arms Export Controls (18 Apr 2008 to 29 Sep 2008)
- Member, Business and Enterprise Committee (18 Apr 2008 to 29 Apr 2008)
- Leader's Parliamentary Private Secretary, Cross-Portfolio and Non-Portfolio Responsibilities (6 Mar 2008 to 8 Jan 2009)
- Shadow Minister, Transport (6 Mar 2008 to 8 Jan 2009)
- Member, Business, Enterprise and Regulatory Reform Committee (7 Nov 2007 to 18 Apr 2008)
- Shadow Minister, Foreign & Commonwealth Affairs (29 Jan 2007 to 6 Mar 2008)
- Shadow Minister, Home Affairs (21 Mar 2006 to 29 Jan 2007)
- Member, Trade & Industry Committee (1 Nov 2005 to 7 Nov 2007)
- Shadow Minister, Office of the Deputy Prime Minister (19 Oct 2005 to 21 Mar 2006)
Previous MPs in this constituency
Public bill committees (Sittings attended)
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- Has spoken in 1 debate in the last year — well below average amongst MPs.
- Has received answers to 0 written questions in the last year — well below average amongst MPs.
- 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 79.51% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — above average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
- People have made 8 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") 108 times in debates — below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)
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