Gavin Barwell’s voting in Parliament
Gavin Barwell is a Conservative MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Conservative MPs.
However, Gavin Barwell sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:
Gavin Barwell consistently voted for allowing terminally ill people to be given assistance to end their life, while most Conservative MPs generally voted against. Show votes
Gavin Barwell consistently voted against an investigation into the Iraq war, while most Conservative MPs generally voted for. Show votes
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Gavin Barwell has hardly ever rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.
Last updated: 22 Feb 2017
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Conservative MP for Croydon Central
Entered the House of Commons on 6 May 2010 — General election
Topics of interest
Gavin Barwell campaigned to remain in the European Union
- Cabinet Office
- Communities and Local Government
- Smoking: Health Services
- Youth Unemployment: London
- Heathrow Airport
- Autism: Children
Currently held offices
- Minister of State (Department for Communities and Local Government) (Housing, Planning and London) (since 17 Jul 2016)
- Comptroller (HM Household) (Deputy Chief Whip, House of Commons) (since 13 May 2015)
Other offices held in the past
- Comptroller (HM Household) (Whip, House of Commons) (13 May 2015 to 17 Jul 2016)
- The Lord Commissioner of Her Majesty's Treasury (15 Jul 2014 to 13 May 2015)
- Assistant Whip (HM Treasury) (7 Oct 2013 to 15 Jul 2014)
- Member, Draft House of Lords Reform Bill (Joint Committee) (23 Jun 2011 to 26 Mar 2012)
- Member, Science and Technology Committee (Commons) (12 Jul 2010 to 27 Feb 2012)
Previous MPs in this constituency
Public bill committees (Sittings attended)
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- Has spoken in 21 debates in the last year — below average amongst MPs. See all Gavin Barwell’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 87.25% 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 18–19 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
- 143 people are tracking this MP — email me updates on Gavin Barwell’s activity
- Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 172 times in debates — average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)
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