A selection of Lord Maude of Horsham's votes
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Generally voted for encouraging occupational pensions Show votes
2 votes for, 1 vote against, 2 absences, between 2004–2011
Generally voted for a referendum on the UK's membership of the EU Show votes
4 votes for, 2 votes against, 3 absences, between 2008–2014
Generally voted for greater restrictions on campaigning by third parties, such as charities, during elections Show votes
7 votes for, 0 votes against, 4 absences, between 2013–2014
Consistently voted against raising welfare benefits at least in line with prices Show votes
0 votes for, 5 votes against, in 2013
Voted a mixture of for and against removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords Show votes
1 vote for, 3 votes against, 6 absences, between 1999–2012
Consistently voted for replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons system Show votes
3 votes for, 0 votes against, between 2007–2015
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My Lords, the whole House will applaud the measured, calm and professional way in which my noble friend has moved seamlessly from conducting a Bill through its Second Reading to dealing with this issue. Of course, everyone will agree that it is undesirable for individuals to seek to cross the channel in this way and that we should all be concerned about it. However, she makes the point, and...
My Lords, does my noble friend accept that very many people who voted for Britain to leave the European Union were not driven or heavily motivated by concerns about immigration? This was not a consideration for very many of them and if we end up with a plan B for Brexit—that we remain in the European Economic Area with the attenuated form of freedom of movement of people that that...
My Lords, is it not now clear that, despite the best efforts of my noble friend and his Secretary of State, whom I admire greatly, the Chequers proposal could be agreed only at the expense of further, very substantial concessions extracted under duress, which would lock the UK indefinitely into a highly disadvantageous one-sided arrangement? Is it not now clear that there is a growing and...
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Entered the House of Lords on 26 May 2015
Previously MP for Horsham until 30 March 2015 — General election
Entered the House of Commons on 9 June 1983 — General election
Also represented Horsham; North Warwickshire
Topics of interest
- Duchy of Lancaster
- Cabinet Office
- Home Department
- Trade Unions
- Departmental Manpower
- Political Parties: Finance
- Economic and Monetary Union
- Departmental Aviation
Other offices held in the past
- The Minister of State, Foreign and Commonwealth Office (11 May 2015 to 11 Mar 2016)
- The Minister of State, Department for Business, Innovation and Skills (11 May 2015 to 11 Mar 2016)
- The Paymaster General and Minister for the Cabinet Office (12 May 2010 to 30 Mar 2015)
- Shadow Minister (Cabinet Office) (3 Jul 2007 to 6 May 2010)
- Shadow Minister without Portfolio (10 May 2005 to 3 Jul 2007)
- Party Chair, Conservative Party (10 May 2005 to 3 Jul 2007)
- Shadow Secretary of State (Foreign Affairs) (2 Feb 2000 to 7 Jun 2001)
- Shadow Chancellor of the Exchequer (2 Jun 1998 to 2 Feb 2000)
- Shadow Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport (11 Jun 1997 to 2 Jun 1998)
- Member, Public Accounts Committee (15 Oct 1990 to 16 Mar 1992)
- The Financial Secretary to the Treasury (14 Jul 1990 to 13 Apr 1992)
- Minister of State (Foreign and Commonwealth Office) (24 Jul 1989 to 14 Jul 1990)
- Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department of Trade and Industry) (13 Jun 1987 to 26 Jul 1989)
- Assistant Whip (HM Treasury) (7 Oct 1985 to 15 Jun 1987)
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- Has spoken in 35 debates in the last year — above average amongst Lords. See all Lord Maude of Horsham’s speeches
- Has received answers to 0 written questions in the last year — average amongst Lords.
- Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a medium number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2014, according to constituents.
- Has voted in 39.93% of votes in this House with this affiliation up to the 2015 general election — average amongst Lords. (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") 13 times in debates — well below average amongst Lords. (Why is this here?)
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