Damian Green

MP, Ashford

Ashford Conservative

Damian Green campaigned to remain in the European Union

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Damian Green’s voting in Parliament

Damian Green is a Conservative MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Conservative MPs.

This is a selection of Damian Green’s votes.

  • Generally voted against raising welfare benefits at least in line with prices Show votes
  • Generally voted for a referendum on the UK's membership of the EU Show votes
  • Generally voted for encouraging occupational pensions Show votes
  • Voted a mixture of for and against more EU integration Show votes
  • Generally voted for greater restrictions on campaigning by third parties, such as charities, during elections Show votes
  • Almost always voted for increasing the rate of VAT Show votes

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Damian Green has never rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

Recent appearances

  • Supported Housing: Benefit 20 Jul 2016

    It is an unexpected pleasure to be back at this Dispatch Box. I thank the hon. Member for Easington (Grahame M. Morris) for his welcome to me and my new ministerial team. May I say at the outset that I absolutely understand the concerns he has expressed and that have been expressed by other Opposition Members in this and previous debates and, indeed, by Government Members as well? This is...
  • Supported Housing: Benefit 20 Jul 2016

    I will, as the right hon. Gentleman would expect as an experienced denizen of this Dispatch Box on this subject, come to that in the course of my speech. This is, as I have said, a complex matter and it is important to get it right. Let me start by setting out the principles on which I will operate in this area.
  • Supported Housing: Benefit 20 Jul 2016

    Absolutely, I will. I am coming up, in a minute, to the six-day anniversary of my occupation of this post, so I apologise if I have not taken all the representations in person yet, but my Ministers and I are certainly trying very hard to do so. As everyone on both sides of the House knows, the supported housing sector provides important support to a diverse range of groups and individuals...

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Conservative MP for Ashford

Entered the House of Commons on 1 May 1997 — General election

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Topics of interest

  • Home Department
  • Education and Skills
  • Transport
  • Health
  • Justice
  • Asylum/Immigration
  • Illegal Immigrants
  • Asylum
  • Immigration Controls
  • English Language

Currently held offices

  • The Secretary of State for Work and Pensions (since 14 Jul 2016)
  • Member, National Security Strategy (Joint Committee) (since 30 Nov 2015)
  • Member, European Scrutiny Committee (since 15 Jul 2015)

Other offices held in the past

  • The Minister for Policing and Criminal Justice (6 Sep 2012 to 15 Jul 2014)
  • The Minister for Policing and Criminal Justice (6 Sep 2012 to 15 Jul 2014)
  • The Minister for Immigration (13 May 2010 to 6 Sep 2012)
  • Shadow Minister (Home Affairs) (10 Dec 2005 to 6 May 2010)
  • Member, Treasury Committee (12 Jul 2005 to 16 Jan 2006)
  • Member, Home Affairs Committee (11 Oct 2004 to 12 Jul 2005)
  • Shadow Secretary of State for Transport (10 Nov 2003 to 1 Sep 2004)
  • Shadow Secretary of State for Education (18 Sep 2001 to 10 Nov 2003)
  • Shadow Spokesperson (Environment, Food and Rural Affairs) (1 Jun 1999 to 1 Jun 2001)
  • Shadow Spokesperson (Education) (1 Jun 1998 to 1 Jun 1999)
  • Shadow Spokesperson (Work and Pensions) (1 Jun 1998 to 1 Jun 1999)
  • Member, Procedure Committee (31 Jul 1997 to 5 Nov 1998)
  • Member, Culture, Media and Sport Committee (28 Jul 1997 to 22 Jun 1998)

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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 1 Aug 2016.

1. Employment and earnings
13 October 2015, received £150 from DODS training, 21 Dartmouth Street, London SW1H 9BP, for lecturing Abu Dhabi police officers. Hours: 2 hrs. (Registered 10 November 2015)
2 February 2016, received £200 from Ipsos MORI, 3 Thomas More St, London E1W 1YW, for completing a survey. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 16 February 2016)
4 March 2016, received £150 from the BBC, Contributor Payments, P.O. Box 480, Manchester M14 0EL, for an appearance on Radio 4's 'Any Questions'. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 11 March 2016)
8. Miscellaneous
From 23 November 2015, Board Member (unpaid) of Britain Stronger in Europe. (Registered 27 November 2015)

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