A selection of Anne Snelgrove's votes
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Consistently voted for removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords Show votes
1 vote for, 0 votes against, in 2007
Consistently voted for replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons system Show votes
2 votes for, 0 votes against, in 2007
Consistently voted for more EU integration Show votes
41 votes for, 1 vote against, between 2006–2009
Consistently voted against increasing the rate of VAT Show votes
0 votes for, 1 vote against, in 2008
Consistently voted for encouraging occupational pensions Show votes
1 vote for, 0 votes against, in 2010
Generally voted for a wholly elected House of Lords Show votes
5 votes for, 1 vote against, in 2007
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Does my hon. Friend mean that councils should have a policy on this-a published policy on issues, such as council employees being directors and conflicts of interest, to which members of the public could have access?
I am pleased to be able to bring this debate to the House, as it covers serious questions about Swindon borough council and its wi-fi scheme. In November 2009, the council announced an initiative with two newly formed Swindon-based businesses, Digital City (UK) and a London-based and Isle of Man-registered company, aQovia. It was an ambitious project that would deliver a limited free internet...
I understand the hon. Gentleman's concerns. The problem has been the process. I think that sufficient safeguards exist, but the cabinet member brief brought about all the secrecy. That is my concern-it is a very unusual process. The hon. Gentleman gives me an opportunity to say that I have a high regard for the officers and particularly the chief executive of Swindon borough council. I...
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Former Labour MP for South Swindon
Entered the House of Commons on 5 May 2005 — General election
Left the House of Commons on 12 April 2010 — General election (stood again)
Topics of interest
- Home Department
- Communities and Local Government
- Environment Food and Rural Affairs
- Education and Skills
- Trade and Industry
- Antisocial Behaviour
- Post Offices: Closures
- Public Order
Other offices held in the past
- PPS (Rt Hon Ed Balls, Secretary of State), Department for Children, Schools and Families (10 Dec 2008 to 16 Jan 2009)
- Member, Crossrail Bill Committee (15 Nov 2007 to 22 Nov 2007)
- PPS (Rt Hon Ruth Kelly, Secretary of State), Department for Transport (28 Jun 2007 to 16 Oct 2008)
- PPS (Rt Hon Patricia Hewitt, Secretary of State), Department of Health (20 Nov 2006 to 28 Jun 2007)
- PPS (Rt Hon Lord Warner, Minister of State), Department of Health (27 Jun 2006 to 20 Nov 2006)
- PPS (Andy Burnham, Minister of State), Department of Health (8 May 2006 to 20 Nov 2006)
- PPS (Lord Warner, Minister of State), Department of Health (10 Nov 2005 to 27 Jun 2006)
- Member, Science and Technology Committee (20 Jul 2005 to 16 Jan 2007)
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- Has spoken in 6 debates in the last year — well below average amongst MPs. See all Anne Snelgrove’s speeches
- Has received answers to 2 written questions 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 2008, according to constituents.
- Has voted in 88.28% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — well above average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
- People have made 28 annotations on this MP’s speeches — well 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.
- 75 people are tracking this MP
- Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 78 times in debates — well below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)
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