George Osborne

MP, Tatton

Tatton Conservative

A selection of George Osborne's votes

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  • Voted moderately against paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disability Details
  • Voted moderately for a referendum on the UK's membership of the EU Details
  • Voted very strongly for raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per year Details
  • Voted moderately for reducing housing benefit for social tenants deemed to have excess bedrooms (which Labour describe as the "bedroom tax") Details
  • Voted very strongly against a more proportional system for electing MPs Details
  • Voted very strongly against raising welfare benefits at least in line with prices Details

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George Osborne

Recent appearances

  • Previous Business – Commons: Select Committee 24 Mar 2015

    Treasury: Budget 2015. 2:15 pm; The Wilson Room, Portcullis House
    Witnesses: Rt Hon George Osborne MP, Chancellor of the Exchequer, HM Treasury James Bowler, Director, Strategy, Planning and Budget, HM Treasury
  • Written Ministerial Statements — HM Treasury: ECOFIN: 10 March 2015 24 Mar 2015

    A meeting of the Economic and Financial Affairs Council was held in Brussels on 10 March 2015. Ministers discussed the following items: Investment Plan for Europe The Council agreed a General Approach on the proposal on the European Fund for Strategic Investments (EFSI). This will allow the Presidency, on behalf of the Council, to start negotiations with the European Parliament. ...
  • Amendment of the Law 19 Mar 2015

    No, carry on.

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Conservative MP for Tatton

Entered House of Commons on 7 June 2001 — General election

Expenses

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Topics of interest

  • Treasury
  • Work and Pensions
  • Health
  • Home Department
  • Transport
  • Departmental Expenditure
  • Departmental Costs
  • Tax Credits
  • Stolen Property
  • Staff Surveys

Currently held offices

  • Chancellor of the Exchequer and First Secretary of State (since 8 May 2015)

Other offices held in the past

  • The Chancellor of the Exchequer (12 May 2010 to 8 May 2015)
  • Shadow Chancellor of the Exchequer (5 May 2005 to 13 May 2010)
  • Shadow Chief Secretary to the Treasury (1 Sep 2004 to 5 May 2005)
  • Shadow Minister (Treasury) (1 Jun 2003 to 1 Jun 2004)
  • Opposition Whip (Commons) (1 Apr 2003 to 1 Oct 2003)
  • Member, Transport Committee (2 Dec 2002 to 15 Dec 2003)
  • Member, Public Accounts Committee (16 Jul 2001 to 12 May 2004)

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Numerology

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  • Has spoken in 11 debates in the last year — below average amongst MPs.
  • Has received answers to 0 written questions in the last year — average amongst MPs.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a medium number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2008, according to constituents.
  • People have made 31 annotations on this MP’s speeches — well above average amongst MPs.
  • 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") 1171 times in debates — well above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 30 Mar 2015.

8. Land and Property
Residential property in London, from which rental income is received. (Registered 21 July 2011)
9. Registrable shareholdings
(b) Osborne and Little Group Ltd, a family business manufacturing and retailing fabrics and wallpapers. (Updated 18 October 2012)

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