Steven Baker

The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Exiting the European Union

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Wycombe Conservative

Steven Baker’s voting in Parliament

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

However, Steven Baker sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:

  • Steven Baker almost always voted against new high speed rail infrastructure, while most Conservative MPs generally voted for. Show votes
  • Steven Baker voted against investigations into the Iraq war, while most Conservative MPs generally voted for. Show votes

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

Steven Baker has never rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

Last updated: 23 May 2018

Recent appearances

  • Exiting the European Union: Rights, Standards and Protections 14 Jun 2018

    The UK has a long-standing tradition of protecting rights and liberties. The decision to leave the European Union does not and will not change that. The European Union (Withdrawal) Bill retains the rights, standards and protections derived from EU legislation and treaties as they exist immediately before our departure from the EU. That will ensure that, so far as is practicable, all rights...
  • Exiting the European Union: Rights, Standards and Protections 14 Jun 2018

    Our commitment to workers’ rights is unwavering. On the hon. Lady’s specific point, the fact is that, if that amendment had been taken forward, it would have severely damaged our capacity to have a functioning statute book as we left the European Union.
  • Exiting the European Union: Rights, Standards and Protections 14 Jun 2018

    My hon. Friend raises a point on which I am sure that many of us have received correspondence. I look forward to the day when it is within the powers of this House to change those rules.

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Conservative MP for Wycombe

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

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Topics of interest

Steven Baker campaigned to leave the European Union Source: BBC

  • Transport
  • Treasury
  • Health
  • Home Department
  • Work and Pensions
  • Departmental Pensions
  • Charities
  • High Speed 2 Railway Line
  • Motorcycles
  • Monetary Policy

Currently held offices

  • The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Exiting the European Union (since 13 Jun 2017)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Treasury Committee (8 Jul 2015 to 3 May 2017)
  • Member, Treasury Committee (12 May 2014 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Member, Transport Committee (2 Nov 2010 to 10 Jun 2013)

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Numerology

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  • Has spoken in 22 debates in the last year — below average amongst MPs. See all Steven Baker’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 low number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2015, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 94.12% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — well above average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 6 annotations on this MP’s speeches — 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.
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  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 295 times in debates — above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 4 Jun 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: Jon P. Moynihan
Address of donor: private

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

Donor status: individual

(Registered 21 June 2017)
3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK sources
Name of donor: Jardentome Ltd
Address of donor: Wicksteed Leisure Ltd, Digby Street, Kettering, Northamptonshire NN16 8YJ

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: From June 2017 to May 2018, accommodation in London, approx. value £1,105 per calendar month; £13,260 a year.

Date received: 19 June 2017 to May 2018

Date accepted: 19 June 2017

Donor status: company, registration 02353697

(Registered 27 June 2017)
7. (ii) Other shareholdings, valued at more than £70,000
From 31 May 2017, Glint Pay Ltd; financial services holding company. (Registered 22 June 2017)

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