Harriett Baldwin

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

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

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Last updated: 12 Sep 2018

Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — Foreign and Commonwealth Office: Nigeria: Christianity 15 Oct 2018

    The British Government is taking every opportunity to raise our concerns over intercommunal violence between farming and herding communities at senior levels. The Prime Minister raised the issue with President Buhari during her recent visit to Nigeria and the Foreign Secretary raised the subject when he wrote to the Foreign Minister in August. The British High Commission in Abuja has also...
  • Written Answers — Foreign and Commonwealth Office: Cameroon: Elections 15 Oct 2018

    ‚ÄčThe African Union's Election Observation Mission found that the elections were conducted in a relatively orderly manner in most of the country, but violence affected polling in the Anglophone regions. The result is due to be announced between 15-22 October. On 8 October I issued a statement making clear that the UK was concerned by reports of violence and casualties on polling day in...
  • Written Answers — Foreign and Commonwealth Office: Cameroon: Elections 15 Oct 2018

    Our preliminary assessment is that only about half of the registered electorate nationwide turned out to vote. The figure for the Anglophone Regions is likely to be much lower as a result of population displacement and fears about insecurity or intimidation by armed groups following a call to boycott the election.

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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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Numerology

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  • Has spoken in 29 debates in the last year — 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 92.50% 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 18–19 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") 314 times in debates — above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 1 Oct 2018.

1. Employment and earnings
20 June 2018, received a gift of cosmetics with a value of £452 from EMK UK, 17 Beauchamp Place, London SW3 1NQ, for delivering an after-dinner speech for Conservative Friends of International Development, 4 Matthew Parker, London SW1H 9HQ. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 12 July 2018)

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