Lord Rennard

Liberal Democrat

A selection of Lord Rennard's votes

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  • Consistently voted for raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per year Show votes
  • Consistently voted for an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituency Show votes
  • Voted a mixture of for and against more EU integration Show votes
  • Consistently voted for fewer MPs in the House of Commons Show votes
  • Consistently voted for university tuition fees Show votes

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Recent appearances

  • Health: Treatment Rationing - Question 26 Apr 2016

    My Lords, does the Minister accept that the reduction in expenditure on public health of 200 million a year may make it harder to reduce the prevalence of tobacco smoking and obesity, and that in these circumstances patients referred to smoking cessation courses or weight management courses may find it more difficult to get the support they need? In those circumstances, they may need...
  • Health: Neural Tube Defects — Question 21 Mar 2016

    My Lords, given that the Minister accepts the link between a lack of folic acid in the diet and neural tube defects, why will he not look again at the advice from, for example, the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists, the Food Standards Agency and the BMA that we should be putting folic acid into food products, as is done in many other countries, including the United States of...
  • NHS: Hospital Overcrowding — Question 15 Mar 2016

    My Lords, does the Minister agree with the president of the Society for Acute Medicine that there are no more efficiencies to be made and that we must now start to invest in care again to bring us on a par with other developed nations? Does he accept that the planned increases in expenditure for the NHS will not be adequate to deal with the crisis in it, and that we need to consider a...

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Liberal Democrat Peer

Entered the House of Lords in 1999

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Constitution Committee (19 Jan 2011 to 1 May 2012)
  • Member, Information Committee (Lords) (25 Nov 2009 to 14 May 2014)


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  • Has spoken in 18 debates in the last year — above average amongst Lords. See all Lord Rennard’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 30 written questions in the last year — well above average amongst Lords.
  • Has voted in 57.68% of votes in this House with this affiliation up to the 2015 general election — above average amongst Lords. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 0 annotations on this Lord’s speeches — average amongst Lords.
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  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 173 times in debates — above average amongst Lords. (Why is this here?)

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