A selection of Lord Maude of Horsham's votes
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Consistently voted for increasing the rate of VAT Show votes
Generally voted for a reduction in spending on welfare benefits Show votes
Consistently voted for replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons system Show votes
Consistently voted for an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituency Show votes
Generally voted for a wholly elected House of Lords Show votes
Voted a mixture of for and against paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disability Show votes
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My Lords, does my noble friend agree that there was a strand in the Brexit referendum campaign that was hostile to the open movement of goods, services, talent and investment, and that that strand was deeply unattractive? Does she agree that it has never been more important for this country and this Government to be a really inspiring voice in support of free trade?
My Lords, I am glad to have the chance to speak in this important debate. I was involved early on in the life of NCS. When David Cameron appointed me Minister of the Cabinet Office in 2010, straight after the general election, he said: “Oh, and by the way, you’ll have responsibility for implementing National Citizen Service”. Knowing as I did that this was very much his...
My Lords, I join other noble Lords in congratulating the noble Lord, Lord Storey, on securing this important debate. I also congratulate my noble friend Lady Finn on a most accomplished and assured maiden speech. My noble friend was my special adviser in government for some five or six years. Too often, special advisers are dismissed as bag carriers who have little experience of the world...
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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)
- Party Chair, Conservative Party (10 May 2005 to 3 Jul 2007)
- Without portfolio (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 42 debates in the last year — well above average amongst Lords. See all Lord Maude of Horsham’s speeches
- Has received answers to 0 written questions in the last year — Ministers do not ask written questions.
- Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a medium number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2014, according to constituents.
- Has voted in 38.41% of votes in this House with this affiliation up to the 2015 general election — average amongst Lords. (From Public Whip)
- People have made 28 annotations on this Lord’s speeches — well above average amongst Lords.
- 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") 9 times in debates — well below average amongst Lords. (Why is this here?)
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