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Chloe Smith

Minister of State (Cabinet Office)

Conservative MP for Norwich North

@NorwichChloe https://facebook.com/Chloe-Smith-MP-1509476925970053

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Chloe Smith’s voting in Parliament

Chloe Smith is a Conservative MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Conservative MPs.

However, Chloe Smith sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:

  • Chloe Smith voted for allowing terminally ill people to be given assistance to end their life, while most Conservative MPs generally voted against. Show votes
  • Chloe Smith generally voted for removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords, while most Conservative MPs generally voted against. Show votes
  • Chloe Smith generally voted for a wholly elected House of Lords, while most Conservative MPs generally voted against. Show votes

We have lots more plain English analysis of Chloe Smith’s voting record on issues like health, welfare, taxation and more. Visit Chloe Smith’s full vote analysis page for more.

Chloe Smith has never rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — Cabinet Office: Mass Media: Coronavirus 29 May 2020

    In light of the Coronavirus pandemic, the Government has developed a national campaign to provide information, guidance and reassurance to the public. As part of this, we have partnered with the newspaper industry to help amplify public information on critical coronavirus messaging and ensure it reaches all communities. To date, the partnership includes over 600 national, regional and local...
  • Written Answers — Cabinet Office: Newspaper Press: Coronavirus 29 May 2020

    In light of the Coronavirus pandemic, the Government has developed a national campaign to provide information, guidance and reassurance to the public. As part of this, we have partnered with the newspaper industry to help amplify public information on critical coronavirus messaging and ensure it reaches all communities. To date, the partnership includes over 600 national, regional and local...
  • Written Answers — Cabinet Office: Internet: Disinformation 28 May 2020

    This Government has invested £1.68m in communications initiatives to counter disinformation since March 2018. These initiatives include the RESIST toolkit which helps public organisations respond to disinformation campaigns, and the 'Don’t Feed the Beast' behaviour change campaign to educate and empower those who see, inadvertently share and are affected by false and misleading information.

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Profile

Conservative MP for Norwich North

Entered the House of Commons on 24 July 2009 — Byelection

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Topics of interest

Chloe Smith campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC

  • Work and Pensions
  • Treasury
  • Health
  • Children
  • Schools and Families
  • Department of Health
  • Driving Offences: Norwich
  • Schools: Norwich
  • Revenue and Customs
  • Palestinians: Overseas Aid
  • Mental Health Services

Currently held offices

  • Minister of State (Cabinet Office) (since 13 Feb 2020)
  • Assistant Whip (since 15 Jun 2017)

Other offices held in the past

  • The Parliamentary Secretary, Cabinet Office (9 Jan 2018 to 13 Feb 2020)
  • Assistant Whip (HM Treasury) (15 Jun 2017 to 9 Jan 2018)
  • Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Northern Ireland Office) (14 Jun 2017 to 9 Jan 2018)
  • Member, Transport Committee (4 Nov 2013 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • The Parliamentary Secretary, Cabinet Office (6 Sep 2012 to 7 Oct 2013)
  • Member, Public Accounts Committee (31 Oct 2011 to 4 Sep 2012)
  • The Economic Secretary to the Treasury (14 Oct 2011 to 6 Sep 2012)
  • Assistant Whip (HM Treasury) (12 May 2010 to 14 Oct 2011)
  • Member, Work and Pensions Committee (23 Nov 2009 to 6 May 2010)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

Numerology

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  • Has spoken in 6 debates in the last year — well below average amongst MPs. See all Chloe Smith’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 0 written questions in the last year — Ministers do not ask written questions.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a high number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2015, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 97.83% 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 17–18 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
  • 72 people are tracking this MP — email me updates on Chloe Smith’s activity
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 491 times in debates — well above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 26 May 2020.

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

Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: £3,000 paid in monthly instalments of £250 from April 2019 to March 2020

Donor status: individual

(Registered 10 April 2019)
Name of donor: Mark Oxley
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: £3,600 paid in monthly instalments of £300 from April 2019 to March 2020

Donor status: individual

(Registered 10 April 2019)
Name of donor: John Clarke Ward
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: £3,600

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(Registered 29 August 2019)
Name of donor: Phillip Jeans
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: £3,000

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(Registered 29 August 2019)
Name of donor: Sue Pollok
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: £3,600 paid in monthly instalments of £300 from March 2019 to February 2020

Donor status: individual

(Registered 27 September 2019)
Name of donor: Susan Pollok
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000

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(Registered 10 January 2020)
Name of donor: James Hambro
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,000

Donor status: individual

(Registered 10 January 2020)
Name of donor: Stalbury Trustees
Address of donor: 31 Hill Street, London W1J 4LS

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000

Donor status: company, registration 1430799

(Registered 10 January 2020)

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