How Laura Sandys voted
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Voted very strongly for a reduction in spending on welfare benefits Source
Voted strongly for fewer MPs in the House of Commons Source
Voted strongly for reducing housing benefit for social tenants deemed to have excess bedrooms (which Labour describe as the "bedroom tax") Source
Voted very strongly against paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disability Source
Voted very strongly for increasing the rate of VAT Source
Voted very strongly against raising welfare benefits at least in line with prices Source
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Laura Sandys occasionally rebelled against their party in this parliament
I have founded two small companies and know what it is like to employ people. Will the Prime Minister commend the small businesses in my constituency that have done so much to reduce unemployment by 31% this year and created 720 apprenticeships?
Committee on Standards: Standards Review Sub-Committee: The Standards System in the House of Commons.
Witnesses: David Howarth, Reader in Law, University of Cambridge, Laura Sandys MP, Rt Hon Mr James Arbuthnot MP and Rt Hon Mr Jack Straw MP
What progress was made in delivering the UK’s priorities at the NATO summit in September 2014.
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Conservative MP for South Thanet
Entered House of Commons on 6 May 2010 — General election
Topics of interest
- Innovation and Skills
- Environment Food and Rural Affairs
- Energy and Climate Change
- UK Trade and Investment
- Entry Clearances: Overseas Students
- Animal Health and Veterinary Laboratories Agency
- Pupils: Disadvantaged
- Medical Research Council
Currently held offices
- Member, Ecclesiastical Committee (Joint Committee)
- Member, Speaker's Committee for the Independent Parliamentary Standards Authority
Other offices held in the past
- Member, Draft House of Lords Reform Bill (Joint Committee) (23 Jun 2011 to 26 Mar 2012)
- Member, Energy and Climate Change Committee (12 Jul 2010 to 5 Nov 2012)
Previous MPs in this constituency
Public bill committees (Sittings attended)
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