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Rob Roberts is a Conservative MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Conservative MPs.
However, Rob Roberts sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:
We have lots more plain English analysis of Rob Roberts’s voting record on issues like health, welfare, taxation and more. Visit Rob Roberts’s full vote analysis page for more.
To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, how many non-clinical vacancies exist in the NHS with salary expectations in excess of £160,000 per annum as at 13 September 2021. .
To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer, how much VAT was collected from domestic (a) electricity and (b) gas bills in each of the last five years.
To ask the Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster and Minister for the Cabinet Office, how many people are employed in (a) the civil service and (b) local government with a salary in excess of £160,000 as at 13 September 2021.
Conservative MP for Delyn
Entered the House of Commons on 13 December 2019 — General election
Last updated: 20 Sep 2021.
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