David Ward

Former MP, Bradford East

Bradford East Liberal Democrat

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  • Almost always voted for increasing the rate of VAT Show votes
  • Generally voted against greater restrictions on campaigning by third parties, such as charities, during elections Show votes
  • Consistently voted for encouraging occupational pensions Show votes
  • Consistently voted for a wholly elected House of Lords Show votes
  • Generally voted for reducing central government funding of local government Show votes
  • Generally voted for more EU integration Show votes

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Former Liberal Democrat MP for Bradford East

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

Left the House of Commons on 30 March 2015 — General election

Topics of interest

  • Education
  • Home Department
  • Work and Pensions
  • Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs
  • Health
  • Kings Science Academy
  • Burma
  • Free Schools
  • Entry Clearances
  • Driving: Young People

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Education Committee (11 Jun 2012 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Member, Business, Innovation and Skills Committee (12 Jul 2010 to 16 Jul 2012)

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  • Has spoken in 42 debates in the last year — above average amongst MPs. See all David Ward’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 85 written questions in the last year — well above average amongst MPs.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a high number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2014, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 65.94% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — below average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 0 annotations on this MP’s speeches — well below 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.
  • 60 people are tracking this MP
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 104 times in debates — well below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 30 Mar 2015.

4. Sponsorships
(a) Donations to my constituency party or association, which have been or will be reported by the party to the Electoral Commission:
(a) Name of donor: Mr Edward Powell
(a) Address of donor: private
(a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £10,000
(a) Donor status: individual
(a) (Registered 3 December 2014)
(a) Name of donor: Mr Mohammed S Bashir
(a) Address of donor: private
(a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,000
(a) Donor status: individual
(a) (Registered 25 February 2015)
(a) Name of donor: Mr Edward Powell
(a) Address of donor: private
(a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000
(a) Donor status: individual
(a) (Registered 25 February 2015)
(a) Name of donor: Mr Robert B Brass
(a) Address of donor: private
(a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,000
(a) Donor status: individual
(a) (Registered 5 March 2015)
8. Land and Property
House in Bradford.

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