Quite often rebels against their party in this parliament
How Lord Taylor of Goss Moor voted on key issues since 2001
- Voted strongly for a wholly elected House of LordsDetails
- Voted moderately for laws to stop climate changeDetails
- Voted very strongly for a smoking banDetails
- Voted moderately for more EU integrationDetails
- Voted very strongly against introducing ID cardsDetails
- Voted moderately for the hunting banDetails
- Voted strongly against Labour's anti-terrorism lawsDetails
- Has never voted on encouraging occupational pensionsDetails
- Voted moderately against a stricter asylum systemDetails
- Voted moderately against allowing ministers to intervene in inquestsDetails
- Voted very strongly for an investigation into the Iraq warDetails
- Voted very strongly against replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons systemDetails
- Voted for a referendum on the UK's membership of the EUDetails
- Voted strongly for equal gay rightsDetails
- Voted strongly against introducing foundation hospitalsDetails
- Voted for increasing the rate of VATDetails
- Has never voted on a more proportional system for electing MPsDetails
- Voted moderately for a transparent ParliamentDetails
- Voted moderately against greater autonomy for schoolsDetails
More on well-known issues (from the Guardian) & their full record
My Lords, first, I declare my interests both as chairman of the National Housing Federation and in various projects and businesses trying to deliver the housing needed. As has also been referred to, I am involved with a government project to supply planning guidance. I very much welcome what the noble Baroness, Lady Ford, said. There was nothing with which I disagreed. In fact, there were...
I should say that I have various declared interests and draw the House’s attention to them. I have had a long-term belief that creating new communities relieves the pressure to surround existing communities with undesirable development, while still delivering the housing, workplaces and services that people need. The Deputy Prime Minister and the Prime Minister have both promised the...
To ask Her Majesty's Government what agreements are in place with Bounty regarding the insertion of child benefit forms in their packs for expectant or new mothers in each of the past five years. To ask Her Majesty's Government what arrangements the Department for Work and Pensions has for the distribution of child benefit forms; with whom they have agreements; and what payments are made to...
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Liberal Democrat Peer
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Topics of interest
- Home Department
- Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs
- Porton Down
- Data Protection Act
- Special Advisers
- Departmental Communications
Other offices held in the past
- Shadow Minister (Social Exclusion), Cabinet Office (17 Aug 2006 to 23 Jan 2007)
- Social Exclusion, Cross-Portfolio and Non-Portfolio Responsibilities (17 Aug 2006 to 23 Jan 2007)
- Chair of the Parliamentary Party (26 Jan 2004 to 16 Jun 2005)
Public bill committees (Sittings attended)
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- Has spoken in 2 debates in the last year — below average amongst Lords.
- Has received answers to 0 written questions in the last year — average amongst Lords.
- Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a medium number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2008, according to constituents.
- Has voted in 36.27% of votes in this House with this affiliation — average amongst Lords. (From Public Whip)
- People have made 2 annotations on this Lord’s speeches — above average amongst Lords.
- 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") 11 times in debates — below average amongst Lords. (Why is this here?)
Register of Members’ Interests
Last updated: 12 Apr 2010.
Chair of National Housing Federation
, a limited company operating on a not for profit basis; the representative body for independent non-profit social landlords in England, whose principal role is to provide and manage affordable housing. The Federation
supports and promotes the work of Housing Associations, and campaigns for better housing and neighbourhoods. Time commitment is 3 days a month, and payment made through Taylor & Garner Ltd (see category 2 below).
South West Water Ltd (non-executive).
2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc
Monthly column for Cornwall Today
. (Up to £5,000) Payment of £250 per column paid quarterly through Taylor & Garner Ltd.
Company secretary of Taylor & Garner Ltd; company formed with my wife to undertake writing, broadcasting and consultancy.
8. Land and Property
Flat in London, from which rental income is received.
9. Registrable shareholdings
(a) Taylor & Garner Ltd.
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