A selection of Andrew Stephenson's votes
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Almost always voted for replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons system Show votes
4 votes for, 0 votes against, 1 absence, between 2015–2016
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 university tuition fees Show votes
3 votes for, 0 votes against, 1 absence, between 2010–2016
Consistently voted for greater restrictions on campaigning by third parties, such as charities, during elections Show votes
11 votes for, 0 votes against, 1 absence, between 2013–2016
Generally voted for reducing central government funding of local government Show votes
4 votes for, 0 votes against, 2 absences, between 2010–2017
Generally voted for encouraging occupational pensions Show votes
2 votes for, 0 votes against, 1 absence, between 2010–2011
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Pendle is home to a cluster of outstanding aerospace businesses, including Euravia, Senior Aerospace Weston, Merc Aerospace, T&R Precision Engineering and, of course, the crown jewel, Rolls-Royce in Barnoldswick. Does my right hon. Friend agree that the sector is absolutely vital to the UK economy, and will he assure this House that it will have a strong voice in the negotiations under a...
I beg to move, That this House has considered the Colne to Skipton railway. When I put in for this debate, I did not realise that a general election would be coming up. I appreciate that my hon. Friend the Minister may be unable to make any commitments today, but I know he is a long-standing supporter of reinstating the Colne-Skipton railway line. He reiterated that as recently as the last...
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Former Conservative MP for Pendle
Entered the House of Commons on 6 May 2010 — General election
Left the House of Commons on 3 May 2017 — Dissolved for election
Topics of interest
Andrew Stephenson campaigned to leave the European Union
- Innovation and Skills
- Home Department
- Department of Health
- Departmental Operating Costs
- Motor Vehicles: Registration
- Welfare Tax Credits
- Roads: Accidents
Previous MPs in this constituency
Public bill committees (Sittings attended)
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- Has spoken in 60 debates in the last year — well above average amongst MPs. See all Andrew Stephenson’s speeches
- Has received answers to 115 written questions in the last year — well above 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 81.37% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — 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.
- 108 people are tracking this MP
- Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 127 times in debates — below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)
Register of Members’ Interests
Last updated: 2 May 2017.
1. Employment and earnings
Payments from Ipsos MORI
, 79-81 Borough Road, London, SE1 1FY for completing surveys:
7 November 2016
, £200 for survey completed in November 2016. Hours: 1 hr. Payment donated to a local organisation. (Registered 07 November 2016)
2. (a) Support linked to an MP
but received by a local party organisation or indirectly via a central party organisation
Name of donor: Farmhouse Biscuits
Address of donor: The Bakery, Brook Street, Nelson BB9 9PX
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,000
Donor status: company, registration 1145352
(Registered 26 April 2017)
2. (b) Any other support not included in Category 2
Name of donor: Matthew Ferrey
Address of donor: private
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,500 donation to spend on EU Referendum
campaigning in Pendle
Date received: 13 June 2016
Date accepted: 13 June 2016
Donor status: individual
(Registered 28 June 2016)
Name of donor: Shura Council of Saudi Arabia
Address of donor: Al Yamamah Palace, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): airfare and accommodation £6,080; internal transport and hospitality: £642.14; total value £6,722.14
Destination of visit: Saudi Arabia
Date of visit: 9-13 April 2017
Purpose of visit: To strengthen British - Saudi Arabian diplomatic relations.
(Registered 02 May 2017)
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