A selection of Andrew Turner's votes
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Consistently voted for a referendum on the UK's membership of the EU Show votes
11 votes for, 2 votes against, between 2008–2016
Almost always voted for greater restrictions on campaigning by third parties, such as charities, during elections Show votes
10 votes for, 0 votes against, 2 absences, between 2013–2016
Consistently voted for reducing housing benefit for social tenants deemed to have excess bedrooms (which Labour describe as the "bedroom tax") Show votes
15 votes for, 0 votes against, 2 absences, between 2012–2014
Generally voted for encouraging occupational pensions Show votes
3 votes for, 2 votes against, between 2004–2011
Almost always voted against removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords Show votes
0 votes for, 3 votes against, 2 absences, between 2003–2016
Voted for raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per year Show votes
1 vote for, 0 votes against, in 2010
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On a point of order, Mr Speaker. There are long-standing problems with academy sponsor AET—the Academies Enterprise Trust. Yesterday, it unceremoniously sacked the board of governors of Sandown Bay Academy on the Isle of Wight. There is a great deal of concern about local accountability being dispensed with immediately before this House is dissolved. What steps can be taken before 8 June...
What steps she is taking to tackle religious radicalisation in prisons.
What is the Minister doing to ensure that prisoners with extremist beliefs do not oppress other prisoners for their faith?
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Former Conservative MP for Isle of Wight
Entered the House of Commons on 7 June 2001 — General election
Left the House of Commons on 3 May 2017 — Dissolved for election
Topics of interest
Andrew Turner campaigned to leave the European Union
- Education and Skills
- Home Department
- Environment Food and Rural Affairs
- Parliamentary Questions
- Press and Public Relations
- Departmental Staff
Other offices held in the past
- Member, European Scrutiny Committee (15 Jul 2015 to 3 May 2017)
- Member, Public Administration and Constitutional Affairs Committee (6 Jul 2015 to 3 May 2017)
- Member, Public Administration Committee (4 Nov 2013 to 30 Mar 2015)
- Member, Political and Constitutional Reform Committee (12 Jul 2010 to 30 Mar 2015)
- Member, Panel of Chairs (21 Jun 2010 to 3 May 2017)
- Member, Justice Committee (4 Feb 2008 to 6 May 2010)
- Shadow Minister (Cabinet Office) (10 May 2005 to 15 Jun 2006)
- Vice-Chair, Conservative Party (1 Jul 2003 to 1 Jul 2005)
- Member, Education & Skills Committee (16 Jul 2001 to 12 Jul 2005)
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- Has spoken in 37 debates in the last year — above average amongst MPs. See all Andrew Turner’s speeches
- Has received answers to 6 written questions in the last year — below average amongst MPs.
- Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a medium number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2015, according to constituents.
- Has voted in 90.36% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — well above average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
- This MP’s speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 16–17 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
- 109 people are tracking this MP
- Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 389 times in debates — above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)
Register of Members’ Interests
Last updated: 2 May 2017.
2. (b) Any other support not included in Category 2
Name of donor: Ivor Braka
Address of donor: private
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,500 to support local EU Referendum
Date received: 13 June 2016
Date accepted: 12 July 2016
Donor status: individual
(Registered 11 August 2016)
6. Land and property portfolio: (i) value over £100,000 and/or (ii) giving rental income of over £10,000 a year
Half-share of flat in London: (i) and (ii). The rent is paid to the co-owner. (Updated 28 July 2015)
Half-share of flat in Cowes, Isle of Wight: (i) and (ii).
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