David Rutley

MP, Macclesfield

Macclesfield Conservative

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How David Rutley voted
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  • Voted very strongly for increasing the rate of VAT Source
  • Voted very strongly for an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituency Source
  • Voted very strongly for a reduction in spending on welfare benefits Source
  • Voted very strongly for reducing central government funding of local government Source
  • Has never voted on replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons system Source
  • Voted very strongly for greater restrictions on campaigning by third parties, such as charities, during elections Source
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David Rutley hardly ever rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • Outdoor Sport and Recreation — [Mrs Anne Main in the Chair] 10 Sep 2014

    It is a pleasure to serve under your chairmanship, Mrs Main. Having lived in St Albans, I know that there are some wonderful walks around the city and elsewhere in Hertfordshire. I congratulate the hon. Member for Ogmore (Huw Irranca-Davies)—my hon. Friend—on securing this debate and making a terrific speech, with real enthusiasm and a clear sense of purpose and direction. It was...
  • Outdoor Sport and Recreation — [Mrs Anne Main in the Chair] 10 Sep 2014

    Kent, I hear, too. However, we will see. Hon. Members will have their chance to make those points in due course. I declare an interest up front, as the co-chair of the all-party group on mountaineering. I refer hon. Members to the register of all-party groups. I am also a vice-chair of the all-party group on mountain rescue and a secretary of the all-party group on national parks. Most...
  • Outdoor Sport and Recreation — [Mrs Anne Main in the Chair] 10 Sep 2014

    My hon. Friend is absolutely right. We have to capture robustly the activity levels that are already there and then build on that success. It is clear that more people are getting involved. The increases in outdoor activities are far greater than in other organised sports. Let us capture that and then get what funding we need—we do not need the same as many organised sports—to...

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Conservative MP for Macclesfield

Entered House of Commons on 6 May 2010 — General election

Topics of interest

  • Treasury
  • Justice
  • Environment Food and Rural Affairs
  • Transport
  • Northern Ireland
  • Road Safety: Pedestrians
  • Metal Theft
  • Licensing
  • Eurozone Financial Crisis
  • Small Businesses

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Treasury Committee (12 Jul 2010 to 29 Nov 2010)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)


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  • Has spoken in 64 debates in the last year — well above average amongst MPs.
  • Has received answers to 4 written questions in the last year — below average amongst MPs.
  • Has voted in 90.30% 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 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") 122 times in debates — below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 2 Jun 2014.

8. Land and Property
One residential rented property in Harrogate, North Yorkshire (until August 2013). (Updated 28 August 2013)

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