Harriett Baldwin

Minister of State (Department for International Development) (Jointly with the Foreign and Commonwealth Office)

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West Worcestershire Conservative

Harriett Baldwin’s voting in Parliament

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

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  • Harriett Baldwin consistently voted against investigations into the Iraq war, while most Conservative MPs generally voted for. Show votes

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Last updated: 18 Dec 2017

Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — Foreign and Commonwealth Office: Sudan: Migration 15 Jan 2018

    The Government has undertaken research on migration to help shape policy and programming in Sudan, including on migration routes, the drivers of migration, and the links to human trafficking. Sudan is a source, transit, and destination country for migrants, and migration is a key topic at the UK-Sudan Strategic Dialogue, most recently discussed at the fourth session in October 2017.
  • Written Answers — Foreign and Commonwealth Office: Somalia: Religious Freedom 15 Jan 2018

    The Foreign and Commonwealth Office assesses that Somalia has made some progress towards upholding and protecting human rights, including freedom of religion or belief. However, there continue to be serious violations and abuses and a culture of impunity persists. The British Government has not made specific representations to the Somali Government on protection of religious freedoms, but has...
  • Written Answers — Department for International Development: South Sudan: Humanitarian Aid 15 Jan 2018

    Physical and bureaucratic impediments continue to affect the ability of organisations to deliver lifesaving humanitarian aid in South Sudan. Over 1,900 humanitarian access incidents have been reported since the start of 2016, and at least 95 aid workers have been killed since the conflict began; this makes South Sudan one of the most dangerous operating environments in the world for...

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Conservative MP for West Worcestershire

Entered the House of Commons on 6 May 2010 — General election

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Topics of interest

Harriett Baldwin campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC

  • Treasury
  • Health
  • Environment Food and Rural Affairs
  • Transport
  • Communities and Local Government
  • Income Tax
  • Floods: Insurance
  • Broadband: Rural Areas
  • Waste: Farms
  • Bovine Tuberculosis

Currently held offices

  • Minister of State (Department for International Development) (Jointly with the Foreign and Commonwealth Office) (since 9 Jan 2018)
  • Minister of State (Foreign and Commonwealth Office) (Joint with the Department for International Development) (since 9 Jan 2018)

Other offices held in the past

  • The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Defence (17 Jul 2016 to 9 Jan 2018)
  • Member, Public Accounts Committee (7 Jul 2015 to 10 Oct 2016)
  • The Economic Secretary to the Treasury (8 May 2015 to 17 Jul 2016)
  • Government Whip (15 Jul 2014 to 8 May 2015)
  • Member, Administration Committee (10 Mar 2014 to 1 Dec 2014)
  • Assistant Whip (HM Treasury) (8 Feb 2014 to 15 Jul 2014)
  • Member, Work and Pensions Committee (12 Jul 2010 to 29 Oct 2012)

Previous MPs in this constituency

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  • Has spoken in 10 debates in the last year — well below average amongst MPs. See all Harriett Baldwin’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 medium number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2015, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 95.56% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — well above average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 4 annotations on this MP’s speeches — 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.
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  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 262 times in debates — above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 8 Jan 2018.

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

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

Donor status: individual

(Registered 15 June 2017)

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