Craig Williams campaigned to remain in the European Union
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Craig Williams’s voting in Parliament
Craig Williams is a Conservative MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Conservative MPs.
This is a selection of Craig Williams’s votes.
Consistently voted for reducing central government funding of local government Show votes
Voted a mixture of for and against more EU integration Show votes
Almost always voted for replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons system Show votes
Consistently voted for a reduction in spending on welfare benefits Show votes
Generally voted for fewer MPs in the House of Commons Show votes
Consistently voted against removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords Show votes
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Craig Williams has never rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.
As I have only three minutes, I will not take any interventions. I stood on a platform of getting Britain working again and reforming a welfare system that was failing some of the most vulnerable people in my country and my constituency. For too long, people went on welfare and remained there. It is worth noting that long-term unemployment doubled between 2008 and 2010. Major changes that so...
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Conservative MP for Cardiff North
Entered the House of Commons on 8 May 2015 — General election
Topics of interest
- HM Treasury
- Department for Culture
- Media and Sport
- Cabinet Office
- Department of Health
- Department for Environment
- Food and Rural Affairs
- Video on Demand
- Electronic Cigarettes: Advertising
- Children: Day Care
- ATOS Healthcare
- Witnesses: Protection
Currently held offices
- Member, Welsh Affairs Committee (since 13 Jul 2015)
Other offices held in the past
- Member, Work and Pensions Committee (8 Jul 2015 to 31 Oct 2016)
Previous MPs in this constituency
Public bill committees (Sittings attended)
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- Has spoken in 37 debates in the last year — average amongst MPs. See all Craig Williams’s speeches
- Has received answers to 21 written questions in the last year — average amongst MPs.
- Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a low number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2015, according to constituents.
- Has voted in 84.85% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — 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 16–17 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") 33 times in debates — well below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)
Register of Members’ Interests
Last updated: 9 Jan 2017.
4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: All Party Parliamentary China Group (with sponsorship from John Swire
& Sons, HSBC
, City of London, Cambridge Assessment, and Arup)
Address of donor: House of Commons
, London SW1A 0AA
Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value):
economy class flights (international and domestic) £2,098.33, accommodation £488.29; domestic transport £142.65; food and drink £105.78; meeting and hospitality expenses (inc. interpretation, venue hire) £123.02; total £2,958.06
Destination of visit: China (Chengdu and Kunmig)
Date of visit: 30 May - 4 June 2016
Purpose of visit: To maintain and strengthen relations between the UK Parliament
and the National People's Congress of China; support British Businesses operating in China; and deepen the knowledge of parliamentarians of China.
(Registered 17 June 2016)
Name of donor: National Council for Resistance in Iran
Address of donor: 83 Victoria St, London SW1H 0HW
Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): Eurostar travel and accommodation, with a total approx. value of £430
Destination of visit: France (Paris)
Date of visit: 9-10 July 2016
Purpose of visit: to attend the annual Free Iran Rally organized by the National Council of Resistance of Iran
, in my role as a supportive British MP
(Registered 24 August 2016
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