David Rutley’s voting in Parliament
David Rutley is a Conservative MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Conservative MPs.
This is a random selection of David Rutley’s votes.
Almost always voted for an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituency Show votes
10 votes for, 0 votes against, 1 absence, between 2010–2020.
Generally voted for fewer MPs in the House of Commons Show votes
6 votes for, 2 votes against, 1 absence, between 2010–2020.
Absences for this policy may be affected COVID-19 restrictions.
Almost always voted for a reduction in spending on welfare benefits Show votes
57 votes for, 2 votes against, 6 absences, between 2012–2022.
Generally voted for a referendum on the UK's membership of the EU Show votes
6 votes for, 3 votes against, 1 absence, between 2011–2016.
Almost always voted against paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disability Show votes
1 vote for, 17 votes against, 3 absences, between 2016–2022.
Generally voted against more EU integration Show votes
37 votes for, 72 votes against, 6 absences, between 2011–2022.
Last updated: 18 May 2022.
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Conservative MP for Macclesfield
Entered the House of Commons on 6 May 2010 — General election
Topics of interest
David Rutley campaigned to remain in the European Union
- Environment Food and Rural Affairs
- Ministry of Defence
- Immigration Controls
- Inward Investment
- Eurozone Financial Crisis
- Metal Theft
Currently held offices
- Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office) (since 27 Oct 2022)
- Assistant Whip (HM Treasury) (since 15 Jun 2017)
Other offices held in the past
- The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Work and Pensions (17 Sep 2021 to 20 Sep 2022)
- Member, Elections Bill Committee (15 Sep 2021 to 21 Sep 2021)
- Member, National Insurance Contributions Bill Committee (16 Jun 2021 to 22 Jun 2021)
- The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (22 May 2018 to 19 Jul 2018)
- The Lord Commissioner of HM Treasury (15 Jun 2017 to 17 Sep 2021)
- Member, Treasury Committee (12 Jul 2010 to 29 Nov 2010)
Previous MPs in this constituency
Public bill committees (Sittings attended)
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