Damian Green

First Secretary of State and Minister for the Cabinet Office

Ashford Conservative

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.

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  • Damian Green generally voted for a wholly elected House of Lords, while most Conservative MPs generally voted against. Show votes

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Damian Green

Last updated: 19 Apr 2017

Recent appearances

  • Northern Ireland 26 Jun 2017

    Let me deal with some of the detailed points that the right hon. Lady has made. She seems to think that providing more money for Northern Ireland health and education, and broadband and other parts of infrastructure, in some way makes it less likely that an Executive will be formed. I can assure her that it makes it more likely that an Executive will be formed. She asked about infrastructure...
  • Northern Ireland 26 Jun 2017

    I am grateful to my right hon. Friend for that question. The answer is yes. We seek to ensure proper fairness in the issue he raises and other legacy issues. I am sure that the agreement that comes out of our talks with the DUP will help advance a balanced and fair solution to those issues.
  • Northern Ireland 26 Jun 2017

    The hon. Gentleman is so far wide of the mark that it is almost laughable. He says that this comes from the block grant and specifically says that it is outside the Barnett formula. Let me give him some facts about what is happening in Scotland: a city deal for Glasgow, outside the Barnett formula, of £500 million; a city deal for Aberdeen, outside the Barnett formula, of £125...

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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

Damian Green campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC

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

Currently held offices

  • First Secretary of State and Minister for the Cabinet Office (since 11 Jun 2017)

Other offices held in the past

  • The Secretary of State for Work and Pensions (14 Jul 2016 to 11 Jun 2017)
  • Member, National Security Strategy (Joint Committee) (30 Nov 2015 to 28 Nov 2016)
  • Member, European Scrutiny Committee (15 Jul 2015 to 7 Nov 2016)
  • 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 (Work and Pensions) (1 Jun 1998 to 1 Jun 1999)
  • Shadow Spokesperson (Education) (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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  • Has spoken in 14 debates in the last year — below average amongst MPs. See all Damian Green’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 0 written questions in the last year — Ministers do not ask written questions.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a very high number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2015, according to constituents.
  • People have made 13 annotations on this MP’s speeches — above average amongst MPs.
  • 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") 1057 times in debates — well above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 2 May 2017.

1. Employment and earnings
Payments from Ipsos MORI, 3 Thomas More St, London E1W 1YW, for completing surveys:
5 September 2016, received £200. Hours: 2 hrs. (Registered 14 September 2016)
3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK sources
Name of donor: Mark Quinn
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: Ticket with hospitality for a rugby international at Twickenham, value £599.70

Date received: 12 November 2016

Date accepted: 12 November 2016

Donor status: individual

(Registered 18 November 2016)
8. Miscellaneous
From 23 November 2015 until 14 July 2016, Board Member (unpaid) of Britain Stronger in Europe. (Registered 27 November 2015; updated 9 September 2016)

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