Aidan Burley

Former MP, Cannock Chase

Cannock Chase Conservative

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  • Almost always voted for fewer MPs in the House of Commons Show votes
  • Voted a mixture of for and against removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords Show votes
  • Consistently voted against paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disability Show votes
  • Voted a mixture of for and against a referendum on the UK's membership of the EU Show votes
  • Consistently voted against raising welfare benefits at least in line with prices Show votes
  • Consistently voted for university tuition fees Show votes

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Former Conservative MP for Cannock Chase

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

Left the House of Commons on 30 March 2015 — General election

Topics of interest

  • Communities and Local Government
  • Education
  • Work and Pensions
  • Home Department
  • Business
  • Innovation and Skills
  • Audit Commission: Expenditure
  • Business: Staffordshire
  • Audit Commission: Conferences
  • Travellers: Caravan Sites
  • Schools: Governing Bodies

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Work and Pensions Committee (29 Oct 2012 to 10 Jun 2013)
  • Member, Home Affairs Committee (12 Jul 2010 to 14 Feb 2011)

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  • Has spoken in 7 debates in the last year — well below average amongst MPs.
  • Has received answers to 9 written questions in the last year — below average amongst MPs.
  • Has voted in 72.40% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 1 annotation on this MP’s speeches — well below average amongst MPs.
  • This MP’s speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 18–19 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
  • 53 people are tracking this MP
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 77 times in debates — well below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 30 Mar 2015.

5. Gifts, benefits and hospitality (UK)
Name of donor: Imperial Tobacco
Address of donor: PO Box 525, Winterstoke road, Bristol BS99 1LQ
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: Two tickets for the men’s final at Wimbledon on 6 July 2014, and associated hospitality; total value abut £1,600
Date of receipt of donation: 6 July 2014
Date of acceptance of donation: 6 July 2014
Donor status: company, 1860181
(Registered 15 July 2014)
8. Land and Property
Joint owner (with my father) of a leasehold flat in London, from which rental income is received. (Registered 13 June 2011)

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