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Conservative MP for Tamworth
- Entered Parliament on 6 May 2010 — General election
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Voting record (from PublicWhip)
How Christopher Pincher voted on key issues:
- Voted very strongly for increasing the rate of VAT. votes
- Voted for replacing Trident. votes
- Voted for automatic enrolment in occupational pensions. votes
- Voted very strongly for encouraging occupational pensions. votes
- Voted very strongly for equal gay rights. votes
- Voted for Labour's anti-terrorism laws. votes
- Voted very strongly for university tuition fees. votes
- Voted for raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per year. votes
- Voted very strongly for greater autonomy for schools. votes
- Voted strongly for more EU integration. votes
- Voted against a smoking ban. votes
- Voted against a more proportional system for electing MPs. votes
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- Hardly ever rebels against their party in this parliament.
Topics of interest
Asks most questions about
- Departments: Transport, Energy and Climate Change, Education, Treasury, Communities and Local Government
- Subjects (based on headings added by Hansard): High Speed 2 Railway Line, Railways: Construction, Nuclear Waste, Electricity, Railways: Competition
(based on written questions asked by Christopher Pincher and answered by departments)
Public Bill Committees (sittings attended)
- Pensions Bill Committee (11 out of 12)
- Defamation Bill Committee (5 out of 5)
- Coinage (Measurement) Bill Committee (1 out of 1)
- Oral Answers to Questions — Prime Minister: Engagements (4 Dec 2013)
“As you will know more than many, Mr Speaker, over the past three years, the leadership of HS2 has shown a lamentable failure to provide clear and consistent information to residents and businesses affected by phase 1 of its proposals. Today in my constituency, it is holding a roadshow to tell my constituents about phase 2 of its proposals. Will my right hon. Friend work with his colleagues in...”
- Oral Answers to Questions — Home Department: Energy Bills (2 Dec 2013)
“Within the next decade, we must invest £110 billion, probably more, in our energy infrastructure—the pipes, pylons and power stations—to keep our lights switched on. Does my right hon. Friend agree with energy experts and industry players that a freeze would jeopardise that investment, which would mean that the poor old taxpayers were even more hard-pressed because they would...”
- Oral Answers to Questions — Home Department: Deportation Appeals System (2 Dec 2013)
“What changes she plans to make to the deportation appeals system.”
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- Has spoken in 69 debates in the last year — well above average amongst MPs.
- Has received answers to 32 written questions in the last year — average amongst MPs.
- Has voted in 88.78% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — well above average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
- People have made 3 annotations on this MP’s speeches — below 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") 94 times in debates — below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)
Register of Members’ Interests
Register last updated: 25 Nov 2013. More about the Register