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Conservative MP for Cannock Chase
- Entered Parliament on 6 May 2010 — General election
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Voting record (from PublicWhip)
How Aidan Burley voted on key issues:
- Voted against a more proportional system for electing MPs. votes
- Voted strongly for more EU integration. votes
- Voted very strongly for increasing the rate of VAT. votes
- Voted against a smoking ban. votes
- Voted for Labour's anti-terrorism laws. votes
- Voted very strongly for equal gay rights. votes
- Voted for automatic enrolment in occupational pensions. votes
- Voted very strongly for encouraging occupational pensions. votes
- Voted very strongly for university tuition fees. votes
- Voted for raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per year. votes
- Voted for replacing Trident. votes
- Voted very strongly for greater autonomy for schools. votes
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- Occasionally rebels against their party in this parliament.
Topics of interest
Asks most questions about
- Departments: Communities and Local Government, Home Department, Education, Work and Pensions, Treasury
- Subjects (based on headings added by Hansard): Audit Commission: Expenditure, Travellers: Caravan Sites, Audit Commission: Conferences, Schools: Governing Bodies, Departments: Credit Cards
(based on written questions asked by Aidan Burley and answered by departments)
Public Bill Committees (sittings attended)
- Finance Bill Committee (4 out of 4)
- Finance (No. 4) Bill Committee (12 out of 14)
- Identity Documents Bill Committee (5 out of 5)
- Police Reform and Social Responsibility Bill Committee (18 out of 20)
- Written Answers — Cabinet Office: Military Medals Review (20 May 2013)
“To ask the Minister for the Cabinet Office (1) when the next stage of Sir John Holmes' Military Medals Review will be completed; and if he will make a statement; (2) what timescale has been set for the completion of Sir John Holmes' Military Medals Review into the National Defence Medal.”
- Written Answers — Cabinet Office: Press (16 May 2013)
“To ask the Minister for the Cabinet Office (1) if the Permanent Secretary of his Department has held any (a) briefing sessions, (b) private meetings and (c) lunches or dinners with journalists and newspaper editors when he or Ministers in his Department were not present in the last year; (2) what meetings have been held between the (a) Cabinet Secretary, (b) Head of the Civil Service or...”
- Written Answers — Work and Pensions: Universal Credit (25 Apr 2013)
“To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions what recent assessment he has made of results of the direct payment demonstration project.”
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- Has spoken in 19 debates in the last year — below average amongst MPs.
- Has received answers to 19 written questions in the last year — average amongst MPs.
- Has voted in 81.57% 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 18–19 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") 68 times in debates — below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)
Register of Members’ Interests
Register last updated: 7 May 2013. More about the Register