Robin Walker

MP, Worcester

Worcester Conservative

Robin Walker campaigned to remain in the European Union

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Robin Walker’s voting in Parliament

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

This is a selection of Robin Walker’s votes.

  • Consistently voted for a reduction in spending on welfare benefits Show votes
  • Consistently voted for encouraging occupational pensions Show votes
  • Almost always voted for reducing central government funding of local government Show votes
  • Consistently voted against a wholly elected House of Lords Show votes
  • Generally voted for a referendum on the UK's membership of the EU Show votes
  • Consistently voted against removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords Show votes

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

Robin Walker has never rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — Department for Exiting the European Union: Educational Institutions: Conferences 16 Jan 2017

    We have been clear that we want to create an environment in which the UK as a whole can continue to be a world leader in research, science and the tertiary education sector more broadly. We are not going to provide a running commentary on every twist and turn of the negotiations, but we will work hard to get the best deal for Britain and its universities.
  • Written Answers — Department for Exiting the European Union: Department for Exiting the European Union: Recruitment 13 Jan 2017

    All departments are equipping themselves with the resources they need to get the best deal for the UK. Recruitment is ongoing and we will not be giving a running commentary on particular groups. The Department for Exiting the European Union now has over 300 staff, plus the expertise of over 120 officials in Brussels from the UK Permanent Representation to the EU, and is growing fast.
  • Written Answers — Department for Exiting the European Union: Brexit 13 Jan 2017

    DExEU officials, supported by officials across Government, are carrying out a programme of sectoral and regulatory analysis. We are conducting analysis on over 50 sectors within the areas of goods; services; financial services; network industries; and agriculture and fisheries. We are also carrying out analysis on cross-cutting regulations. Together with extensive stakeholder engagement all...

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Profile

Conservative MP for Worcester

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

Expenses

Topics of interest

  • Education
  • Health
  • Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs
  • Business
  • Innovation and Skills
  • Communities and Local Government
  • Pupils: Per Capita Costs
  • Palliative Care
  • Non-domestic Rates: Worcestershire
  • Commonwealth
  • Affordable Housing: Worcester

Currently held offices

  • The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Exiting the European Union (since 17 Jul 2016)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Administration Committee (20 Jul 2015 to 28 Nov 2016)
  • Member, Committees on Arms Export Controls (formerly Quadripartite Committee) (2 Dec 2012 to 4 Nov 2013)
  • Member, Business, Innovation and Skills Committee (5 Nov 2012 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Member, Welsh Affairs Committee (27 Jun 2011 to 3 Dec 2012)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

Numerology

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  • Has spoken in 50 debates in the last year — above average amongst MPs. See all Robin Walker’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 9 written questions in the last year — below average amongst MPs.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a medium number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2015, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 88.49% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — well above average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 0 annotations on this MP’s speeches — below average amongst MPs.
  • This MP’s speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 19–20 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
  • 117 people are tracking this MP — email me updates on Robin Walker’s activity
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 196 times in debates — average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 9 Jan 2017.

6. Land and property portfolio: (i) value over £100,000 and/or (ii) giving rental income of over £10,000 a year
Flat in London: (i). (Registered 14 May 2015)

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