David Jones’s voting in Parliament
David Jones is a Conservative MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Conservative MPs.
This is a selection of David Jones’s votes.
Generally voted for a referendum on the UK's membership of the EU Show votes
8 votes for, 4 votes against, 1 absence, between 2008–2016
Consistently voted against raising welfare benefits at least in line with prices Show votes
0 votes for, 5 votes against, in 2013
Consistently voted for reducing central government funding of local government Show votes
6 votes for, 0 votes against, between 2010–2017
Consistently voted for raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per year Show votes
1 vote for, 0 votes against, in 2010
Generally voted for greater restrictions on campaigning by third parties, such as charities, during elections Show votes
7 votes for, 0 votes against, 5 absences, between 2013–2016
Consistently voted for a reduction in spending on welfare benefits Show votes
50 votes for, 0 votes against, 4 absences, between 2012–2016
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David Jones has never rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.
Last updated: 29 Jun 2017
I commend the hon. Member for Ynys Môn (Albert Owen) on securing this important debate. The nuclear industry is important to the north Wales region, as it is to the whole country. However, I take issue with the hon. Gentleman because he said that the decision to leave the Euratom treaty was taken on political rather than legal grounds. He will know from the helpful briefing note...
The Government’s position has always been that there should be an implementation period, and I am sure that my hon. Friend the Minister will acknowledge that and outline what the Government will do. My purpose in speaking in the debate is simply to point out that the suggestion that the prime considerations are political is essentially unfounded.
I congratulate my hon. Friend the Member for Carmarthen West and South Pembrokeshire (Simon Hart) on securing this debate. I have stood in six general elections and I can say that, frankly, this was by a long chalk the most unpleasant one in which I have ever participated. I have no doubt at all that much of the behaviour that my hon. Friend outlined was co-ordinated, because the patterns of...
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Conservative MP for Clwyd West
Entered the House of Commons on 5 May 2005 — General election
Topics of interest
David Jones campaigned to leave the European Union
- Home Department
- Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs
- Trade and Industry
- Departmental Computer Data
- Departmental Publications
- Wind Farms
- Energy: Meters
- HM Revenue and Customs
Other offices held in the past
- Minister of State (Department for Exiting the European Union) (17 Jul 2016 to 12 Jun 2017)
- Member, Public Administration and Constitutional Affairs Committee (6 Jul 2015 to 31 Oct 2016)
- The Secretary of State for Wales (6 Sep 2012 to 15 Jul 2014)
- The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Wales (17 May 2010 to 6 Sep 2012)
- Shadow Minister (Wales) (8 Nov 2006 to 6 May 2010)
- Member, Welsh Affairs Committee (17 Jul 2005 to 6 May 2010)
Previous MPs in this constituency
Public bill committees (Sittings attended)
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- Has spoken in 17 debates in the last year — below average amongst MPs. See all David Jones’s speeches
- Has received answers to 1 written question in the last year — below 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 100.00% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — well above average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
- People have made 9 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") 277 times in debates — above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)
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