Amber Rudd

MP, Hastings and Rye

Hastings and Rye Conservative

Amber Rudd campaigned to remain in the European Union

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Amber Rudd’s voting in Parliament

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

However, Amber Rudd sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:

  • Amber Rudd consistently voted for removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords, while most Conservative MPs generally voted against. Show votes

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

Amber Rudd has never rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

Recent appearances

  • Written Ministerial Statements — Home Office: Countering Terrorism 21 Jul 2016

    Keeping our people and interests safe – both here and overseas – is the primary duty of Government. The horrific attack in Nice last week was the latest terrible reminder that the threat from terrorism is more acute and more complex than ever before. Today I have published the annual report for the Government’s counter-terrorism strategy, CONTEST (Cm 9310). It covers...
  • Written Ministerial Statements — Home Office: Publication of HMIC Reports: Re-inspection of the National Crime Agency and Inspection of the UK International Crime Bureau 21 Jul 2016

    The NCA was established to lead the fight to cut serious and organised crime, and to focus on the relentless disruption of serious and organised criminals. It has the power to task other law enforcement and a capability that reaches from local to international serious and organised crime impacting on the UK. HMIC have conducted two inspections; the first, a re-inspection of the NCA following...
  • Orgreave: Public Inquiry into Policing 20 Jul 2016

    Last week my noble friend the Advocate General for Scotland answered an oral question asked by Lord Balfe of Dulwich on whether the Government had yet decided whether there would be an inquiry into police actions during the Orgreave miners’ clash in 1984. He explained that the previous Home Secretary had been considering the Orgreave Truth and Justice Campaign’s submission, and...

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Profile

Conservative MP for Hastings and Rye

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

Topics of interest

  • Health
  • Business
  • Innovation and Skills
  • Education
  • Treasury
  • Communities and Local Government
  • Members: Correspondence
  • Higher Education: Admissions
  • Pupils: Disadvantaged
  • Fisheries
  • Offences against Children

Currently held offices

  • The Secretary of State for the Home Department (since 13 Jul 2016)

Other offices held in the past

  • The Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change (8 May 2015 to 13 Jul 2016)
  • The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change (15 Jul 2014 to 8 May 2015)
  • Assistant Whip (HM Treasury) (7 Oct 2013 to 15 Jul 2014)
  • Member, Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Committee (12 Jul 2010 to 5 Nov 2012)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

Numerology

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  • Has spoken in 15 debates in the last year — well below average amongst MPs. See all Amber Rudd’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 85.67% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — 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.
  • 297 people are tracking this MP — email me updates on Amber Rudd’s activity
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 234 times in debates — average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 1 Aug 2016.

10. Family members engaged in lobbying the public sector on behalf of a third party or client
My brother Roland Rudd is CEO of Finsbury, the public relations firm. (Registered 21 July 2015)

View the history of this MP’s entries in the Register

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