Claire Perry’s voting in Parliament
Claire Perry is a Conservative MP, and so on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Conservative MPs.
This is a selection of Claire Perry’s votes.
Almost always voted for a reduction in spending on welfare benefits Show votes
Consistently voted for encouraging occupational pensions Show votes
Consistently voted for university tuition fees Show votes
Consistently voted for replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons system Show votes
Almost always voted for fewer MPs in the House of Commons Show votes
Consistently voted for reducing central government funding of local government Show votes
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Claire Perry never rebelled against their party in this parliament
We intend to either remove or significantly reduce the Network Grant by re-routing Government support via franchised train operating companies, which will pay correspondingly higher track access charges to Network Rail for using the network. This change will not affect the overall level of support Government will be providing to rail. This new approach will ensure that Network Rail...
Total expenditure per regions is complicated to calculate as it has to include franchise cost/revenue, infrastructure cost and major project costs, many of which cross regional boundaries. In this instance, spending needs to be compared to rail usage. The most recent government expenditure on rail is below: Government expenditure on railways1 per head of...
Following the House of Commons Select Committee on the Channel Tunnel Rail Link (CTRL) Bill, an interdepartmental working group on blight (IDWGB) was established to review the impact of blight during major infrastructure projects. The Department of the Environment, Transport and the Regions published the final report of the IDWGB in 1997. This report is in the public domain. The report...
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Conservative MP for Devizes
Entered the House of Commons on 6 May 2010 — General election
Topics of interest
- Innovation and Skills
- Business: Government Assistance
- Children: Service Personnel
- Departmental Leave
- Inland Waterways
- Social Services: Fees and Charges
Currently held offices
- Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department for Transport) (since 15 Jul 2014)
Other offices held in the past
- Assistant Whip (HM Treasury) (7 Oct 2013 to 15 Jul 2014)
- Member, Justice Committee (12 Jul 2010 to 5 Dec 2011)
Previous MPs in this constituency
Public bill committees (Sittings attended)
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- Has spoken in 18 debates in the last year — average amongst MPs.
- Has received answers to 0 written questions in the last year — Ministers do not ask written questions.
- Has voted in 94.34% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — above average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
- People have made 3 annotations on this MP’s speeches — 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") 136 times in debates — average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)
Register of Members’ Interests
Last updated: 10 Aug 2015.
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but received by a local party organisation or indirectly via a central party organisation
Name of donor: Sir Henry Keswick
Address of donor: private
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £7,000
Donor status: individual
(Registered 04 June 2015)
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