Anne Main campaigned to leave the European Union
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Anne Main’s voting in Parliament
Anne Main is a Conservative MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Conservative MPs.
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Anne Main generally voted against new high speed rail infrastructure, while most Conservative MPs generally voted for.
Anne Main generally voted against allowing marriage between two people of same sex, while most Conservative MPs generally voted for.
Anne Main generally voted against culling badgers to tackle bovine tuberculosis, while most Conservative MPs generally voted for.
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I call the Minister. If possible, could you leave a minute or two at the end for the right hon. Member for East Devon (Sir Hugo Swire) to respond, Minister?
We have approximately 35 minutes before the winding-up speeches and there are five speakers. I am sure we can do the maths.
I congratulate my right hon. Friend on his statement today. In particular, I liked the section in which he said that he wants to give as much certainty as possible to employers, investors, consumers and workers. Half of St Albans’ economically active population works in London, and many of them work in financial services and the knowledge-based economy. What conduit can they have to...
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Conservative MP for St Albans
Entered the House of Commons on 5 May 2005 — General election
Topics of interest
- Home Department
- International Development
- Departmental Data Protection
- Tax Credits
- Departmental Property
Currently held offices
- Member, Panel of Chairs (since 23 Jun 2010)
Other offices held in the past
- Member, Energy and Climate Change Committee (19 Jan 2009 to 6 May 2010)
- Member, Draft Marine Bill (Joint Committee) (8 May 2008 to 22 Jul 2008)
- Member, Speaker's Advisory Committee on Works of Art (3 Sep 2006 to 6 May 2010)
- Member, Communities and Local Government Committee (27 Jun 2006 to 6 May 2010)
- Member, Office of the Deputy Prime Minister: Housing, Planning, Local Government and the Regions Committee (12 Jul 2005 to 27 Jun 2006)
Previous MPs in this constituency
Public bill committees (Sittings attended)
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- Has spoken in 60 debates in the last year — above average amongst MPs. See all Anne Main’s speeches
- Has received answers to 162 written questions in the last year — well above average amongst MPs.
- Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a very high number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2015, according to constituents.
- Has voted in 84.71% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — above average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
- People have made 10 annotations on this MP’s speeches — above average amongst MPs.
- This MP’s speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 17–18 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
- 184 people are tracking this MP — email me updates on Anne Main’s activity
- Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 352 times in debates — above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)
Register of Members’ Interests
Last updated: 17 Oct 2016.
Name of donor: Conservative Friends of Bangladesh
Address of donor: 104 High St, London Colney AL2 1QL
Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): for a member of staff and myself, international flights £1,140, domestic flights £180, accommodation £540; total £1,860
Destination of visit: Bangladesh
Date of visit: 25 September - 2 October 2015
Purpose of visit: Social Action Project arranged by Conservative Friends of Bangladesh.
(Registered 19 October 2015)
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