David Mowat

MP, Warrington South

Warrington South Conservative

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David Mowat’s voting in Parliament

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

However, David Mowat sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:

  • David Mowat consistently voted for removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords, while most Conservative MPs generally voted against. Show votes

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David Mowat has never rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

Recent appearances

  • Electric and Low-emission Vehicles 15 Jun 2016

    I was listening carefully to what the Minister said about the potential for increased carbon emissions due to this technology, notwithstanding the storage point, which I accept. He said that there were 28,000 electric cars in the UK. Does his Department make any attempt to measure the incremental increase in carbon emissions that that has caused, given our current generating profile and our...
  • Electric and Low-emission Vehicles 15 Jun 2016

    My hon. Friend is giving the Minister some good points to consider; I have a further point that he might wish to consider about this industry. In most EU countries, electric cars increase carbon emissions because of our current generating profile. As was rightly said, the fifth carbon budget is under consideration. Do we not need to be aware that this technology, at least for the next decade,...
  • Elected Mayors 14 Jun 2016

    Will the hon. Lady give way?

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Conservative MP for Warrington South

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

Topics of interest

  • Energy and Climate Change
  • Transport
  • Health
  • Environment Food and Rural Affairs
  • Business
  • Innovation and Skills
  • High Speed 2 Railway Line
  • Departmental Public Expenditure
  • Public Expenditure
  • Occupational Pensions
  • Trade Fairs

Currently held offices

  • Member, Public Accounts Committee (since 7 Jul 2015)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Draft Financial Services Bill (Joint Committee) (18 Jul 2011 to 13 Dec 2011)
  • Member, Scottish Affairs Committee (12 Jul 2010 to 5 Nov 2012)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

Numerology

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  • Has spoken in 72 debates in the last year — well above average amongst MPs. See all David Mowat’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 13 written questions in the last year — below average amongst MPs.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a low number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2015, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 91.03% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — well above average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 4 annotations on this MP’s speeches — 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.
  • 256 people are tracking this MP — email me updates on David Mowat’s activity
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 263 times in debates — above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 6 Jun 2016.

6. Land and property portfolio: (i) value over £100,000 and/or (ii) giving rental income of over £10,000 a year
Residential Property in Cheshire: (i). (Registered 26 March 2012)

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