Tom Randall

Conservative MP for Gedling

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11th May to 2nd June 2020

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2nd to 9th June 2020

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10th June 2020 onwards

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Tom Randall’s voting in Parliament

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

However, Tom Randall sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:

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

Tom Randall has hardly ever rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

Recent appearances

  • Public Bill Committee: Elections Bill: Examination of Witness 16 Sep 2021

    Mr Mcleod, good afternoon. I would just like to clarify a couple of points. You said in your evidence earlier that you had seen stuff. You are here as the chief executive of a charity, Race on the Agenda. The charity has not commissioned any research into this matter at all?Q
  • Public Bill Committee: Elections Bill: Examination of Witness 16 Sep 2021

    Q So, there is no primary evidence about participation? You are just commenting on stuff that you have seen in the press or elsewhere?
  • Public Bill Committee: Elections Bill: Examination of Witness 16 Sep 2021

    Q Sure. We heard some evidence yesterday about voter fraud and where it has occurred. We heard evidence from Tower Hamlets, as we discussed, and Slough and inner-city Birmingham, where voter fraud has occurred. Those places tend to have higher non-white populations than other places. Would you agree that the serious victims of voter fraud are ethnic minority people?

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Conservative MP for Gedling

Entered the House of Commons on 13 December 2019 — General election


Topics of interest

  • Department for Business
  • Energy and Industrial Strategy
  • Department of Health and Social Care
  • Department for Environment
  • Food and Rural Affairs
  • Ministry of Housing
  • Communities and Local Government
  • Foreign and Commonwealth Office
  • Local Restrictions Support Grant: Nottinghamshire
  • Bovine Tuberculosis: Disease Control
  • Riot Control Weapons: Hong Kong
  • Children: Maintenance
  • Sri Lanka: Wrecks

Currently held offices

  • Member, National Insurance Contributions Bill Committee (since 16 Jun 2021)
  • Member, Public Administration and Constitutional Affairs Committee (since 2 Mar 2020)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 6 Sep 2021.


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