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Caroline Dinenage

Minister of State (Department of Health and Social Care)

Gosport Conservative

Caroline Dinenage’s voting in Parliament

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

However, Caroline Dinenage sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:

  • Caroline Dinenage voted against investigations into the Iraq war, while most Conservative MPs generally voted for. Show votes

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

Caroline Dinenage has never rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

Last updated: 13 Jun 2018

Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — Department of Health and Social Care: Brain: Tumours 16 Jul 2018

    In May the Government announced £40 million over the next five years for brain tumour research as part of the Dame Tessa Jowell Brain Cancer Mission. Funding will be invested through the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) to support a wide range of research from early translation (experimental medicine) through clinical and on to applied research. We are relying on...
  • Written Answers — Department of Health and Social Care: Department of Health and Social Care: Living Wage 16 Jul 2018

    The Department pays above the Living Wage (as defined by the Living Wage Foundation) to directly employed members of staff and agency staff that are also sourced via the Crown Commercial Services Framework Contingent Labour One (CL1). The Department does not have plans to become accredited by the Living Wage Foundation.
  • Written Answers — Department of Health and Social Care: Palliative Care: Children 16 Jul 2018

    As with the vast majority of NHS services, the funding and commissioning of palliative and end of life care is a local matter, over which individual clinical commissioning groups (CCGs) have responsibility. CCGs are best placed to understand the needs of local populations and commission services to meet those needs accordingly, and as such, decisions to fund an increase for palliative care...

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Conservative MP for Gosport

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

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Topics of interest

Caroline Dinenage campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC

  • Defence
  • Business
  • Innovation and Skills
  • Education
  • Health
  • Work and Pensions
  • Basic Skills
  • Armed Forces: Housing
  • Home Education
  • HMS Sultan
  • Gibraltar: Spain

Currently held offices

  • Minister of State (Department of Health and Social Care) (since 9 Jan 2018)

Other offices held in the past

  • The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Work and Pensions (14 Jun 2017 to 9 Jan 2018)
  • The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Education (17 Jul 2016 to 14 Jun 2017)
  • Minister for Equalities (Department for Education) (8 May 2015 to 17 Jul 2016)
  • The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Justice (8 May 2015 to 17 Jul 2016)
  • Member, Business, Innovation and Skills Committee (5 Nov 2012 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Member, Science and Technology Committee (Commons) (27 Feb 2012 to 4 Feb 2013)

Previous MPs in this constituency

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Numerology

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  • Has spoken in 28 debates in the last year — below average amongst MPs. See all Caroline Dinenage’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 high number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2015, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 91.49% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — 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 18–19 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") 264 times in debates — average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 2 Jul 2018.

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