Gareth Johnson

Dartford Conservative

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How Gareth Johnson voted
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  • Voted moderately against a more proportional system for electing MPsDetails
  • Voted very strongly for greater restrictions on campaigning by third parties, such as charities, during electionsDetails
  • Voted very strongly against raising welfare benefits at least in line with pricesDetails
  • Voted strongly for reducing housing benefit for social tenants deemed to have excess bedrooms (which Labour describe as the "bedroom tax")Details
  • Voted moderately for more EU integrationDetails
  • Voted moderately against a referendum on the UK's membership of the EUDetails

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Gareth Johnson hardly ever rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • Public Bill Committee: Deregulation Bill: New Clause 19 - TV licensing: duty to review sanctions 25 Mar 2014

    As chairman of the all-party group on the BBC and as a Conservative, I think that that accusation is completely unfounded. The programme making in the BBC is second to none. The issue today is the funding of the BBC. That is where there is often a difference of opinion between Government Members and Opposition Members.
  • Public Bill Committee: Deregulation Bill: New Clause 19 - TV licensing: duty to review sanctions 25 Mar 2014

    I am grateful to my hon. Friend for giving way and I commend his tenacity on this issue. We all have strong opinions on the funding of the BBC, but does he agree that the best approach when discussing such matters is a totality approach, rather than looking at any one individual aspect of the BBC’s funding in isolation?
  • Amendment of the Law 24 Mar 2014

    I want to discuss the proposed garden city at Ebbsfleet in my constituency. Provided that certain assurances and safeguards are put in place, it will be welcomed by the local people. Ebbsfleet is as much a concept as a place where we can build houses and development can take place. The proposal is not new; there have been other attempts to build houses in the Ebbsfleet valley. The first...

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Conservative MP for Dartford

Topics of interest

  • Health
  • Education
  • Home Department
  • Justice
  • Transport
  • Dartford-Thurrock Crossing
  • Darent Valley Hospital
  • Roads: Accidents
  • Arrest Warrants
  • Dyslexia

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Science and Technology Committee (Commons) (27 Feb 2012 to 3 Dec 2012)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

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  • Has spoken in 26 debates in the last year — average amongst MPs.
  • Has received answers to 36 written questions in the last year — average amongst MPs.
  • Has voted in 86.13% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — well above average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 0 annotations on this MP’s speeches — well below average amongst MPs.
  • This MP's speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 16–17 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") 65 times in debates — well below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 7 Apr 2014.

2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc
Employed as a solicitor by Thomas Boyd Whyte Solicitors, 302 Broadway, Bexleyheath, Kent.
Received £800 gross in March 2013. Hours: 5 hrs. (Registered 16 July 2013)
Received £800 gross in April 2013. Hours: 5 hrs. (Registered 16 July 2013)
Received £800 gross in May 2013. Hours: 5 hrs. (Registered 16 July 2013)
Received £800 gross in June 2013. Hours: 5 hrs. (Registered 16 July 2013)
Received £800 gross in July 2013. Hours: 5 hrs. (Registered 16 July 2013)
Received £800 gross in August 2013. Hours: 5 hrs. (Registered 11 November 2013)
Received £800 gross in September 2013. Hours: 5 hrs. (Registered 11 November 2013)
Received £800 gross in October 2013. Hours: 5 hrs. (Registered 11 November 2013)
Received £800 gross in November 2013. Hours: 5 hrs. (Registered 15 January 2014)
Received £800 gross on 31 December 2013. Hours: 5 hrs. (Registered 31 December 2013)
Received £800 gross on 31 January 2014. Hours: 5 hrs. (Registered 3 February 2014)
Received £800 gross on 28 February 2014. Hours: 5 hrs. (Registered 3 March 2014)
Received £800 gross on 31 March 2014. Hours: 5 hrs. (Registered 1 April 2014)

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