Christopher Leslie

MP, Nottingham East

Nottingham East Labour

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How Christopher Leslie voted since 2001
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  • Voted very strongly for raising welfare benefits at least in line with prices Source
  • Voted very strongly against raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per year Source
  • Voted strongly against encouraging occupational pensions Source
  • Voted strongly against fewer MPs in the House of Commons Source
  • Voted strongly for paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disability Source
  • Voted very strongly against greater restrictions on campaigning by third parties, such as charities, during elections Source
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Christopher Leslie hardly ever rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • Oral Answers to Questions — Treasury: Long-term Economic Plan 2 Sep 2014

    Does the Chancellor find it a cause for concern that the Bank of England has halved its forecast for wage growth for the rest of this year?
  • Oral Answers to Questions — Treasury: Long-term Economic Plan 2 Sep 2014

    I am not sure whether I detected any concern from the Chancellor. But if he is concerned about this issue, why is it that under his plans it is always those with the lowest incomes, those in the poorest areas and those who are most vulnerable in society who end up being hit hardest by these measures? Will he now prioritise action to ensure that we have proper enforcement of a decent minimum...
  • Written Answers — Treasury: Infrastructure 16 Jul 2014

    To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer how much the Government has spent per capita on infrastructure in each region and constituent part of the UK in each of the last five years.

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Labour MP for Nottingham East

Entered House of Commons on 1 May 1997 — General election

Also represented Shipley

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Topics of interest

  • Treasury
  • Communities and Local Government
  • Business
  • Innovation and Skills
  • Education
  • Health
  • Procurement
  • Training
  • Bank Services
  • Consultants
  • Employment Agencies

Other offices held in the past

  • Parliamentary Under-Secretary, Department for Constitutional Affairs (13 Jun 2003 to 11 May 2005)
  • Parliamentary Under-Secretary, Office of the Deputy Prime Minister (29 May 2002 to 13 Jun 2003)
  • Parliamentary Secretary, Cabinet Office (11 Jun 2001 to 13 Jun 2003)

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  • Has spoken in 18 debates in the last year — below average amongst MPs.
  • Has received answers to 246 written questions in the last year — well above average amongst MPs.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a high number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2005, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 76.94% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — above average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 21 annotations on this MP’s speeches — well above average amongst MPs.
  • 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") 1009 times in debates — well above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 13 Oct 2014.

2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc
At the September 2013 Labour Party conference I spoke at a fringe meeting for Demos and was given hotel accommodation for one night, value £168. Address: Demos, 136 Tooley St, London, SE1 2TU Hours: 2 hrs. (Registered 10 October 2013)
At the September 2013 Labour Party conference I spoke at an early morning fringe meeting for the European Parliament S&D Group and was given hotel accommodation for one night, value £220. Address: S&D Group, European Parliament, Rue Wiertz, 1047 Brussels, Belgium. Hours: 2 hrs. (Registered 10 October 2013)
6. Overseas visits
Address of donor: (1) 10 St James’s Square, London SW1Y 4LE; (2) 14 Great College St, London SW1P 3RX
Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): (1) Return flights at £453.64 and car parking at £60.70; (2) Hotel stay for two nights at £254; £768.34 in total
Destination of visit: Krakow, Poland
Date of visit: 5-7 June 2014
Purpose of visit: To attend British-Polish round table event
(Registered 10 June 2014)
8. Land and Property
Terraced house in Shipley, West Yorkshire.
Terraced house in London from which I derive rental income. (Registered 12 August 2013)

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