A selection of Simon Hoare's votes
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Generally voted against a more proportional system for electing MPs Show votes
0 votes for, 1 vote against, 1 absence, between 2015–2016
Has never voted on an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituency
Generally voted against more EU integration Show votes
5 votes for, 16 votes against, 2 absences, between 2016–2017
Almost always voted for replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons system Show votes
3 votes for, 0 votes against, 1 absence, between 2015–2016
Almost always voted for a reduction in spending on welfare benefits Show votes
21 votes for, 0 votes against, 2 absences, between 2015–2016
Almost always voted against paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disability Show votes
0 votes for, 7 votes against, 1 absence, between 2015–2016
We have lots more plain English analysis of Simon Hoare’s voting record on issues like health, welfare, taxation and more. Visit Simon Hoare’s full vote analysis page for more.
I join hon. Members in saluting my fellow Dorset county Member, my hon. Friend the Member for Bournemouth East (Mr Ellwood), for his quiet bravery yesterday. It is a hallmark of his character that he stands below the Bar of the House today. Does my right hon. Friend the Prime Minister agree with these words, which were written by a worker on the London underground yesterday afternoon? They...
Last week, with cross-party support, my hon. Friend the Member for Chippenham (Michelle Donelan) and I set up the all-party group on Lyme disease. This debilitating disease is a growing problem across the country, including in my constituency, yet awareness of it among the public and GPs is incredibly low. Will my right hon. Friend ensure that her Government do all they can to raise the...
To ask the Secretary of State for Health, whether his Department provides guidance to the Department for Communities and Local Government on the potential health effects of mobile telephone masts.
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Former Conservative MP for North Dorset
Entered the House of Commons on 8 May 2015 — General election
Left the House of Commons on 3 May 2017 — Dissolved for election
Topics of interest
Simon Hoare campaigned to remain in the European Union
- Department of Health
- Department for Business
- Energy and Industrial Strategy
- Department for Transport
- Foreign and Commonwealth Office
- Aerials: Health Hazards
- Dairy Products: Children
- Post Offices
- Large Goods Vehicles
- Nutrition: Health Education
Other offices held in the past
- Member, Speaker's Advisory Committee on Works of Art (1 Dec 2015 to 3 May 2017)
- Member, Regulatory Reform Committee (12 Oct 2015 to 3 May 2017)
- 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 54 debates in the last year — above average amongst MPs. See all Simon Hoare’s speeches
- Has received answers to 12 written questions in the last year — below 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 86.94% 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 17–18 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
- 99 people are tracking this MP
- Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 102 times in debates — below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)
Register of Members’ Interests
Last updated: 2 May 2017.
1. Employment and earnings
Payment from IPSOS
Mori, 3 Thomas More Square, London E1W 1YW:
27 September 2016
, payment of £200 for completing survey. Hours: 1 hr. Fee paid direct to charity. (Registered 26 April 2017
6 March 2017
, payment of £200 for completing survey. Hours: 1 hr. Fee paid direct to charity. (Registered 26 April 2017)
Name of donor: Saudi Arabia Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Address of donor: Ministry of Foreign Affairs, PO Box 55937, Riyadh 11544
Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Accommodation, transport and food with a value of £3,187
Destination of visit: Saudi Arabia
Dates of visit: 2-5 April 2017
Purpose of visit: Parliamentary fact finding.
(Registered 11 April 2017)
6. Land and property portfolio: (i) value over £100,000 and/or (ii) giving rental income of over £10,000 a year
House in Oxfordshire: (i). (Registered 21 May 2015
9. Family members employed and paid from parliamentary expenses
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