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Anne Main

Former Conservative MP for St Albans

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A selection of Anne Main's votes

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Recent appearances

  • Early Parliamentary General Election Bill: Early parliamentary general election 29 Oct 2019

    Did my hon. Friend note that the Opposition spokesperson’s principal reason for opting for 9 December and not 12 December was that they felt that students would somehow miss out? Students are perfectly able to apply for a postal vote or a proxy vote, and three days will make absolutely no difference to that process.
  • Early Parliamentary General Election Bill 29 Oct 2019

    It is important that we have a general election. When the question about Brexit was asked in 2016, it was a matter of which side of the argument people supported. The hon. Member for East Dunbartonshire (Jo Swinson), the leader of the Liberal Democrats, who looks as if she is about to leave her seat, says she looks forward to being in my constituency more often. I say to her: thank you—we...
  • Early Parliamentary General Election Bill 29 Oct 2019

    My hon. Friend is absolutely right. It is important that we go back and look at how we got to where we are in order to understand where we are going next. I am sorry about the history lesson, but it was in 2008 that the campaign started gathering momentum, simply because the Liberal Democrats were saying, “Only we will give you the choice.” I do not remember then or any time in between,...

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Former Conservative MP for St Albans

Entered the House of Commons on 5 May 2005 — General election

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

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Topics of interest

Anne Main campaigned to leave the European Union Source: BBC

  • Health
  • Home Department
  • International Development
  • Treasury
  • Transport
  • Bangladesh
  • Departmental Data Protection
  • Tax Credits
  • Hotels
  • Departmental Property

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Panel of Chairs (22 Jun 2017 to 6 Nov 2019)
  • Member, Panel of Chairs (23 Jun 2010 to 3 May 2017)
  • 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, Housing, 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)

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Numerology

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  • Has spoken in 68 debates in the last year — above average amongst MPs. See all Anne Main’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 35 written questions in the last year — 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 87.04% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — 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.
  • 147 people are tracking this MP
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 476 times in debates — above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 5 Nov 2019.

2. (a) Support linked to an MP but received by a local party organisation or indirectly via a central party organisation
Name of donor: William Rogers
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000 to St Albans Conservatives' campaigns fund

Donor status: individual

(Registered 03 October 2019)
4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: Conservative Friends of Bangladesh
Address of donor: 104 High St, London Colney AL2 1QL

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): For two members of staff and myself, international flights £1,800, domestic flights £240, accommodation £1,200; total £3,240

Destination of visit: Bangladesh

Dates of visit: 13-20 September 2019

Purpose of visit: Social Action Project arranged by Conservative Friends of Bangladesh.

(Registered 29 October 2019)

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