Wayne David

Former Labour MP for Caerphilly

@WayneDavid_MP https://facebook.com/waynedavidforcaerphilly

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  • Major Incident in Essex 28 Oct 2019

    I thank the Home Secretary for her statement. A number of the 39 victims may well have come from Vietnam. If so, may I, as chair of the all-party group on Vietnam, offer my heartfelt sympathies to the victims and families? We know that the Prime Minister of Vietnam has announced an inquiry into human trafficking in his country. May I have a commitment from the Home Secretary that her...
  • Business of the House 22 Oct 2019

    Given that the Prime Minister decided to obey the law and apply to the European Union for an extension, if the European Union grants an extension, will the Leader of the House commit to coming back to the House with a new programme motion so that there can be adequate consideration of the Bill?
  • Defence: Defence Industry 21 Oct 2019

    I welcome the new Ministers to their posts. A little more than three months ago, a prominent Conservative Member of this House said: “We must continue to hammer home the importance of sovereign capability”—[Official Report, 16 July 2019; Vol. 663, c. 277WH.]. That was, of course, the new defence procurement Minister, speaking before she was promoted. Thinking about the fleet solid...

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Former Labour MP for Caerphilly

Entered the House of Commons on 7 June 2001 — General election

Left the House of Commons on 6 November 2019 — Dissolved for election

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Topics of interest

Wayne David campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC

  • Ministry of Defence
  • Wales
  • Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs
  • Work and Pensions
  • Home Department
  • Personal Independence Payment
  • Defence: Expenditure
  • Departmental Domestic Visits
  • UK Membership of EU
  • Maritime Patrol Aircraft

Other offices held in the past

  • Shadow Minister (Defence) (Armed Forces and Defence Procurement) (12 Oct 2016 to 6 Nov 2019)
  • Shadow Minister (Cabinet Office) (1 Jul 2015 to 27 Jun 2016)
  • Shadow Minister (Justice) (1 Jul 2015 to 27 Jun 2016)
  • Shadow Minister (Scotland) (1 Jul 2015 to 27 Jun 2016)
  • Shadow Minister (Justice) (Political and Constitutional Reform) (11 Oct 2011 to 7 Oct 2013)
  • Shadow Minister (Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs) (8 Oct 2010 to 7 Oct 2011)
  • Shadow Minister (Wales) (12 May 2010 to 8 Oct 2010)
  • The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Wales (5 Oct 2008 to 6 May 2010)
  • Assistant Whip (HM Treasury) (2 Jul 2007 to 5 Oct 2008)
  • Member, Welsh Affairs Committee (4 Jun 2007 to 8 Nov 2007)
  • Member, Conventions (Joint Committee) (17 May 2006 to 31 Oct 2006)
  • PPS (Rt Hon Adam Ingram, Minister of State), Ministry of Defence (10 Nov 2005 to 6 Sep 2006)
  • Member, Standards and Privileges Committee (28 Oct 2004 to 12 Jul 2005)
  • Member, European Scrutiny Committee (16 Jul 2001 to 6 Nov 2007)
  • Member, Labour Party National Executive Committee (1 Aug 1994 to 31 Jul 1998)

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  • Has spoken in 54 debates in the last year — above average amongst MPs. See all Wayne David’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 29 written questions in the last year — average amongst MPs.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a high number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2015, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 81.86% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • This MP’s speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 17–18 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
  • 49 people are tracking this MP
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 555 times in debates — above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 5 Nov 2019.

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