Hardly ever rebels against their party in this parliament
How Sam Gyimah voted on key issues
- Voted very strongly for fewer MPs in the House of CommonsDetails
- Voted moderately against paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disabilityDetails
- Voted very strongly for an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituencyDetails
- Voted moderately against a referendum on the UK's membership of the EUDetails
- Voted very strongly against restricting the provision of services to private patients by the NHSDetails
- Voted for raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per yearDetails
- Voted moderately against a more proportional system for electing MPsDetails
- Voted a mixture of for and against a smoking banDetails
- Voted very strongly for equal gay rightsDetails
- Voted moderately for more EU integrationDetails
- Voted for a wholly elected House of LordsDetails
- Voted very strongly for reducing central government funding of local governmentDetails
- Voted very strongly for greater autonomy for schoolsDetails
- Voted for Labour's anti-terrorism lawsDetails
- Voted moderately for reducing housing benefit for social tenants deemed to have excess bedrooms (which Labour describe as the "bedroom tax")Details
- Voted strongly for increasing the rate of VATDetails
- Voted strongly for a reduction in spending on welfare benefitsDetails
- Voted for encouraging occupational pensionsDetails
- Voted very strongly against raising welfare benefits at least in line with pricesDetails
- Voted very strongly for reforming the NHS so GPs buy services on behalf of their patientsDetails
- Has never voted on replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons systemDetails
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The hon. Gentleman is presenting his case very clearly, so will he give us a clear answer? Would the Labour party borrow more or less than we are?
Will the hon. Gentleman give way?
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Conservative MP for East Surrey
Topics of interest
- Innovation and Skills
- Communities and Local Government
- Higher Education: Scholarships
- Higher Education: Admissions
- Aviation: Fuels
- Taxation: Aviation
Other offices held in the past
- Member, International Development Committee (14 Feb 2011 to 5 Nov 2012)
- Member, Speaker's Committee on the Electoral Commission (11 Oct 2010 to 12 Nov 2012)
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.
- Has voted in 83.57% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — well above average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
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- 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") 27 times in debates — well below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)
Register of Members’ Interests
Last updated: 24 Feb 2014.
(a) Name of donor: Tandridge Club (patrons’ club)
(a) Address of donor: Thatcher’s, Pasterns Road, Limpsfield, Oxted, Surrey RH8 0RE
(a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: Three donations to cover the costs of annual newsletter (printing and delivery): £2,750 on 9 June 2013; £516.91 on 5 July 2013 and £750 on 10 July 2013; £4,016.91 in total
(a) Donor status: unincorporated association
(a) (Registered 15 July 2013)
5. Gifts, benefits and hospitality (UK
Address of donor: The London Television Centre, Upper Ground , London SE1
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: a ticket to attend the National Television Awards
at the 02 Arena, value £900.
Date of receipt of donation: 23 January 2013
Date of acceptance of donation: 23 January 2013
Donor status: company, registration no 4967001
(Registered 15 February 2013)
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