How Lord Anderson of Swansea voted since 2001
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Has never voted on a referendum on the UK's membership of the EU Source
Voted moderately for university tuition fees Source
Voted very strongly against fewer MPs in the House of Commons Source
Voted very strongly against raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per year Source
Voted strongly against an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituency Source
Voted very strongly for encouraging occupational pensions Source
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Lord Anderson of Swansea occasionally rebelled against their party in this parliament
To ask Her Majesty’s Government what assessment they have made of the prospects for the free trade agreement between the United States and the European Union.
My Lords, the Minister will be well aware that at the EU Council meeting in June 2013 the French won a signal victory by using their political veto under the cultural exemption to exclude audio-visual services from the negotiating mandate because they considered them a matter of national interest. I should also mention that the Commission was given leave to produce further changes to the...
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Entered the House of Lords on 19 July 2005
Previously MP for Swansea East until 11 April 2005 — did not stand for re-election
Entered House of Commons on 31 March 1966 — General election
Also represented Swansea East; Monmouth
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Other offices held in the past
- Chairman, Foreign Affairs Committee (to 11 Apr 2005)
- Member, Liaison Committee (to 11 Apr 2005)
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- Has spoken in 45 debates in the last year — well above average amongst Lords.
- Has received answers to 0 written questions in the last year — average amongst Lords.
- Responsiveness to messages sent via WriteToThem.com in 2005: Too little data for valid analysis.
- Has voted in 70.26% of votes in this House with this affiliation — above average amongst Lords. (From Public Whip)
- People have made 11 annotations on this Lord’s speeches — well above average amongst Lords.
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- Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 239 times in debates — well above average amongst Lords. (Why is this here?)
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