Gareth Johnson

MP, Dartford

Dartford Conservative

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Gareth Johnson’s voting in Parliament

Gareth Johnson is a Conservative MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Conservative MPs.

This is a selection of Gareth Johnson’s votes.

  • Consistently voted for greater restrictions on campaigning by third parties, such as charities, during elections Show votes
  • Consistently voted for reducing central government funding of local government Show votes
  • Consistently voted against raising welfare benefits at least in line with prices Show votes
  • Consistently voted for replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons system Show votes
  • Consistently voted against removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords Show votes
  • Consistently voted for an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituency Show votes

We have lots more plain English analysis of Gareth Johnson’s voting record on issues like health, welfare, taxation and more. Visit Gareth Johnson’s full vote analysis page for more.

Gareth Johnson has never rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

Recent appearances

  • Upcoming Business – Commons: Westminster Hall 29 Jun 2016

    Football hooliganism – Gareth Johnson. Westminster Hall debate; 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm
  • Written Answers — Ministry of Defence: Defence: Finance 27 Jun 2016

    To ask the Secretary of State for Defence, what estimate he has made of the projected increase in defence spending during this Parliament.
  • Football Fan Violence: Euro 2016 14 Jun 2016

    Banning orders have been effective in the past, but they have tended to be imposed for domestic incidents, rather than those that have taken place abroad. Will the Home Secretary assure the House that every effort will be made to identify troublemakers abroad so that whether or not they have been arrested, banning orders can be imposed and we will not have problems from those people in the...

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Conservative MP for Dartford

Entered the House of Commons on 6 May 2010 — General election

Topics of interest

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

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Human Rights (Joint Committee) (7 Apr 2014 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Member, Justice Committee (11 Feb 2013 to 10 Jun 2014)
  • 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 27 debates in the last year — below average amongst MPs. See all Gareth Johnson’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 43 written questions in the last year — above average amongst MPs.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a very high number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2015, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 92.49% 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 — 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.
  • 121 people are tracking this MP — email me updates on Gareth Johnson’s activity
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 100 times in debates — below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 6 Jun 2016.

1. Employment and earnings
Until 8 April 2016, employed as a solicitor by Thomas Boyd Whyte Solicitors, 302 Broadway, Bexleyheath, Kent, for which I was paid £648 gross per month. Hours: 5 hrs per month. (Updated 21 July 2015 and 11 May 2016)
Received £648 gross on 29 May 2015. Hours: 5 hrs (Registered 01 June 2015)
Received £648 gross on 30 June 2015. Hours: 5 hrs. (Registered 07 July 2015)
9. Family members employed and paid from parliamentary expenses
I employ my wife, Wendy Johnson, as part-time Parliamentary Assistant.

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