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Conservative MP for Preseli Pembrokeshire
- Entered Parliament on 5 May 2005 — General election
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- Register of Members’ Interests
Voting record (from PublicWhip)
How Stephen Crabb voted on key issues:
- Voted moderately for laws to stop climate change. votes
- Voted very strongly against a more proportional system for electing MPs. votes
- Voted moderately for a smoking ban. votes
- Voted moderately against equal gay rights. votes
- Voted a mixture of for and against a transparent Parliament. votes
- Voted very strongly for greater autonomy for schools. votes
- Voted very strongly against introducing ID cards. votes
- Voted moderately against allowing ministers to intervene in inquests. votes
- Voted very strongly for replacing Trident. votes
- Has never voted on removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords. votes
- Voted strongly against a wholly elected House of Lords. 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 moderately against Labour's anti-terrorism laws. votes
- Voted strongly for an investigation into the Iraq war. votes
- Has never voted on a stricter asylum system. votes
- Voted moderately against more EU integration. votes
- Voted a mixture of for and against automatic enrolment in occupational pensions. votes
- Voted moderately for encouraging occupational pensions. votes
- Voted very strongly for increasing the rate of VAT. votes
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- Hardly ever rebels against their party in this parliament.
Topics of interest
Asks most questions about
- Departments: Home Department, Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, Treasury, Work and Pensions, Transport
- Subjects (based on headings added by Hansard): Welsh Language, Trust Ports, Police, Natural Gas, Broadband
(based on written questions asked by Stephen Crabb and answered by departments)
Public Bill Committees (sittings attended)
- Groceries Code Adjudicator Bill Committee (4 out of 5)
- PARTNERSHIPS (PROSECUTION) (SCOTLAND) BILL [LORDS] Committee (1 out of 1)
- Superannuation bill Committee (4 out of 4)
- Health and Social Care Bill Committee (40 out of 40)
- Public Bodies Bill Committee (8 out of 8)
- Marriage (Wales) Bill Committee (1 out of 1)
- Health and Social Care Bill Committee (9 out of 12)
- Employment Bill Committee (4 out of 4)
- Commissioner for Older People (Wales) Bill Committee (2 out of 2)
- Written Answers — Wales: Clothing (20 May 2013)
“In the last five years no claims for evening dress allowance have been made by officials in the Wales Office.”
- Written Answers — Wales: Ict (20 May 2013)
“The Wales Office had no reported losses of computers, BlackBerrys or other pieces of IT equipment in financial years 2010-11 to 2012-13. One mobile phone was reported lost in 2011-12; no mobile phones were reported lost in the other two years.”
- Written Answers — Wales: Training (20 May 2013)
“The following table sets out how many officials in the Wales Office enrolled in publicly-funded training courses in each of the last five years; what the total cost was of such courses; and what the monetary value was of the 10 highest training course fees in each such year: 2008-09 2009-10 2010-11 2011-12 2012-13(1) Number of officials enrolled in publically funded training...”
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- Has spoken in 12 debates in the last year — well below average amongst MPs.
- Has received answers to 0 written questions in the last year — Ministers do not ask written questions.
- Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a high number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2008, according to constituents.
- Has voted in 87.13% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — well above average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
- People have made 18 annotations on this MP’s speeches — above 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") 171 times in debates — average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)
Register of Members’ Interests
Register last updated: 7 May 2013. More about the Register
Figures in brackets are ranks.Data from parliament.uk (source). Read 2004/05 – 2008/09 and 1st quarter 2009/10 receipts.
|Type||2008/09 (ranking out of 647)||2007/08 (ranking out of 645)||2006/07 (ranking out of 645)||2005/06||2004/05||2003/04||2002/03||2001/02|
|Staying away from main home||£20,371 (267th)||£22,243 (281st)||£19,854 (joint 394th with 1 other)||£20,573|
|Office running costs||£28,897 (14th)||£25,447 (49th)||£29,227 (8th)||£28,201|
|Staffing costs||£78,486 (582nd)||£85,390 (400th)||£77,316 (515th)||£68,156|
|Communications Allowance||£10,118 (226th)||£8,591 (305th)||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A|
|Members' Travel||£11,965 (137th)1||£10,195 (214th)2||£10,587 (192nd)||£10,468|
|Members' Staff Travel||£6 (421st)||£543 (194th)||£0||£190|
|Members' Spouse Travel||£1,569 (71st)||£974 (127th)||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A|
|Members' Family Travel||£36 (100th)||£36 (106th)||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A|
|Centrally Purchased Stationery||£2,157 (501st)||£755 (336th)||£576 (488th)||£862|
|Stationery: Associated Postage Costs||£2,136 (353rd)||£1,888 (436th)||£2,346||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A|
|Centrally Provided Computer Equipment||£1,104 (joint 489th with 2 others)||£1,014 (joint 385th with 19 others)||£1,014|
|Other Costs||£0||£1,707 (59th)||£0||£0|
|Total||£153,604 (284th)||£159,121 (110th)||£140,462 (274th)||£131,810|