Edward Argar’s voting in Parliament
Edward Argar is a Conservative MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Conservative MPs.
However, Edward Argar sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:
Edward Argar voted against investigations into the Iraq war, while most Conservative MPs generally voted for. Show votes
Edward Argar voted for requiring pub companies to offer pub landlords rent-only leases, while most Conservative MPs generally voted against. Show votes
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Edward Argar has hardly ever rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.
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Conservative MP for Charnwood
Entered the House of Commons on 8 May 2015 — General election
Topics of interest
Edward Argar campaigned to remain in the European Union
- Department for International Development
- Foreign and Commonwealth Office
- Department of Health
- Department for Education
- Home Office
- Developing Countries: Contracts
- Yemen: Armed Conflict
- Asylum: Children
- Tree Planting
- Pupils: Communication Skills
Currently held offices
- Minister of State (Department of Health and Social Care) (since 10 Sep 2019)
Other offices held in the past
- The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Justice (14 Jun 2018 to 10 Sep 2019)
- Member, Procedure Committee (13 Jul 2015 to 21 Nov 2016)
Previous MPs in this constituency
Public bill committees (Sittings attended)
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- Has spoken in 24 debates in the last year — below average amongst MPs. See all Edward Argar’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 very low number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2015, according to constituents.
- Has voted in 95.52% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — well above average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
- 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") 168 times in debates — below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)
Register of Members’ Interests
Last updated: 30 Sep 2019.
3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK
Name of donor: The Investment Association
Address of donor: Camomile Court, 23 Camomile Street, London EC3A 7LL
Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: Guest at the Investment Association's annual dinner, ticket value £414
Date received: 16 October 2018
Date accepted: 16 October 2018
Donor status: company, registration 04343737
(Registered 07 November 2018)
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