George Freeman

MP, Mid Norfolk

Mid Norfolk Conservative

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How George Freeman voted
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  • Voted moderately against a more proportional system for electing MPs Source
  • Voted very strongly for an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituency Source
  • Voted strongly for increasing the rate of VAT Source
  • Voted very strongly against raising welfare benefits at least in line with prices Source
  • Voted strongly for a reduction in spending on welfare benefits Source
  • Voted very strongly for removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords Source
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George Freeman hardly ever rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — Department of Health: Disability Aids 30 Oct 2014

    Section 22 of the Chronically Sick and Disabled Persons Act 1970 sets out the following requirement: “The Secretary of State shall as respects each year lay before Parliament a report on the progress made during that year in research and development work carried out by or on behalf of any Minister of the Crown in relation to equipment that might increase the range of activities...
  • Written Answers — Department of Health: Osteoporosis: Drugs 30 Oct 2014

    Information on National Health Service expenditure on drugs for the treatment of osteoporosis in primary and secondary care is in the table. Drugs for the treatment of osteoporosis have been defined as those included in the following British National Formulary sections: 6.6 Drugs affecting bone metabolism 9.5.1.1 Calcium supplements 9.6 Vitamins (colecalciferol and ergocalciferol...
  • Written Answers — Department of Health: Motor Neurone Disease: Drugs 30 Oct 2014

    Information on National Health Service expenditure on drugs for the treatment of motor neurone disease in primary and secondary care is in the table. Riluzole is the only drug defined in the British National Formulary as being used for the treatment of motor neurone disease Cost of riluzole, England1 Year Primary Care ( million) Secondary Care ( million) 2009...

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Conservative MP for Mid Norfolk

Entered House of Commons on 6 May 2010 — General election

Topics of interest

  • Environment Food and Rural Affairs
  • Treasury
  • Home Department
  • Education
  • Business
  • Innovation and Skills
  • Common Land
  • Fire Prevention
  • Poultry: EU Law
  • Bats: Nature Conservation
  • Churches: Bats

Currently held offices

  • The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills
  • The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Health

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Communities and Local Government Committee (12 Jul 2010 to 29 Nov 2010)

Previous MPs in this constituency

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  • Has spoken in 37 debates in the last year — above average amongst MPs.
  • Has received answers to 8 written questions in the last year — below average amongst MPs.
  • Has voted in 77.51% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — 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 19–20 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") 135 times in debates — below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 27 Oct 2014.

1. Directorships
Elsoms (Spalding) Ltd, holding company of Elsoms Seeds Ltd, Spalding, Lincs PE11 1QG; agricultural and horticultural seeds business. Directorship reactivated 11 October 2013; terminated 6 August 2014. (Updated 20 December 2013, 8 and 25 September 2014)
Payment of £3,638.64 for non-executive director services provided by me in September-December 2013. Hours: 20 hrs. (Registered 20 December 2013; updated 20 February 2014)
Payment of £1,954.16 for non-executive director services provided by me in October-November 2012.  Hours: 10 hrs. (Registered 23 January 2013; updated 20 February 2014)
Payment of £2,728.98 for non-executive director services provided by me in January-March 2014.  Hours: 15 hrs. (Registered 9 May 2014)
2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc
8 May 2014, fee of £300 from the Times, 3 Thomas More Square, London, E98 1XY, for an article, payment donated to charity. Hours: 3hrs. (Registered 9 May 2014)
8. Land and Property
Part share in flat in London. (Registered 24 October 2012)
9. Shareholdings
(a) Hill House Assets Ltd, of which I am an unremunerated director (Dormant. Management of historic assets and liabilities from self employment) (updated 18 June 2012, 30 July 2013 and 24 February 2014)
(b) Elsoms Seeds (see above)

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