Lord Astor of Hever

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How Lord Astor of Hever voted since 2001
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  • Voted very strongly for fewer MPs in the House of Commons Source
  • Voted very strongly for university tuition fees Source
  • Voted very strongly for an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituency Source
  • Voted very strongly for raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per year Source
  • Voted moderately against more EU integration Source
  • Has never voted on a referendum on the UK's membership of the EU Source
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Lord Astor of Hever hardly ever rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — House of Lords: Combined Cadet Force 16 Oct 2014

    The Government wants to bring the cadet experience to as many young people as possible. That is why we have introduced the Cadet Expansion Programme, which is on track to deliver 100 new cadet units in state-funded secondary schools in England by 2015. We are now looking at the best way of funding Combined Cadet Forces and are running a consultation to gather information from schools. No...
  • Written Answers — House of Lords: Defence Equipment 16 Oct 2014

    As set out in the Defence Equipment Plan 2013, the 4.7 billion contingency provision available at the end of Annual Budget 13 is intended to provide protection for the core equipment programme. This means the funding would be released to wherever it was required, whether for equipment procurement or equipment support projects, against unexpected cost growth in addition to the financial...

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Conservative Peer

Became a Lord in 1984


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  • Has spoken in 25 debates in the last year — well above average amongst Lords.
  • Has received answers to 0 written questions in the last year — Ministers do not ask written questions.
  • Has voted in 66.63% of votes in this House with this affiliation — above average amongst Lords. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 14 annotations on this Lord’s speeches — well above average amongst Lords.
  • 19 people are tracking this peer — email me updates on Lord Astor of Hever’s activity
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 538 times in debates — well above average amongst Lords. (Why is this here?)

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