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Ruth Edwards

Conservative MP for Rushcliffe

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Ruth Edwards’s voting in Parliament

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

This is a selection of Ruth Edwards’s votes.

Last updated: 20 Jan 2020. Please share these votes responsibly.

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Ruth Edwards has never rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

Recent appearances

  • Flood Response 10 Feb 2020

    For too many homes, businesses and villages in Rushcliffe, flooding is a recurring issue. Does my right hon. Friend agree that we need to reconsider what support we can offer to areas that repeatedly flood and how we can encourage the many different agencies and organisations involved in preventing and responding to flooding to better work together to prevent it in the first place, because it...
  • Home Department: Topical Questions 10 Feb 2020

    Just this weekend I received a report of masked intruders on a farm in my constituency. Could my right hon. Friend update the House on what is being done to tackle the intimidation of farmers and rural crime such as fly-tipping and theft, and could she also reassure my constituents that preventing and prosecuting rural crime will be a focus of this Government?
  • Agriculture Bill 3 Feb 2020

    Thank you, Madam Deputy Speaker. Like every new Member rising to give their maiden speech, I feel daunted at the prospect of speaking in this Chamber for the first time, but that feeling is dwarfed by my fear of failing to do justice to the achievements of my predecessor, the right hon. Ken Clarke. Ken served the people of Rushcliffe for 49 years and served our country in many of its great...

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Conservative MP for Rushcliffe

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


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  • Has spoken in 6 debates since joining Parliament — well below average amongst MPs. See all Ruth Edwards’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 0 written questions since joining Parliament — below average amongst MPs.
  • Has voted in 97.06% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — above average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • This MP’s speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 17–18 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") 1 time in debates — well below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 10 Feb 2020.

1. Employment and earnings
Payments from BT Centre (telecommunications), 81 Newgate St, London EC2A 7AJ, for work on research and strategy:
20 December 2019, received £278.56. Hours: none since my election. (Registered 09 January 2020)
I receive a staff discount on my broadband and am a member of BT's employee share plan. (Registered 09 January 2020)
2. (a) Support linked to an MP but received by a local party organisation or indirectly via a central party organisation
Name of donor: Hari Om
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,000

Donor status: individual

(Registered 09 January 2020)
Name of donor: Mark Samworth
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,500

Donor status: individual

(Registered 09 January 2020)

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