Nicholas Clegg

The Deputy Prime Minister

Sheffield, Hallam Liberal Democrat

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  • Voted strongly for a wholly elected House of Lords Source
  • Voted moderately against paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disability Source
  • Voted moderately against a more proportional system for electing MPs Source
  • Voted very strongly for raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per year Source
  • Voted very strongly for university tuition fees Source
  • Voted moderately for an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituency Source
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Nicholas Clegg hardly ever rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • Oral Answers to Questions — Deputy Prime Minister: Constitutional Convention 18 Nov 2014

    I have made clear my support for a constitutional convention to ensure that a new constitutional settlement is robust, fair and engages the public. It is clear, especially in the wake of the Scottish referendum and the ongoing work of the Smith commission, that our current constitutional settlement needs root and branch reform, but it must come from the bottom up and be based on the views of...
  • Oral Answers to Questions — Deputy Prime Minister: Constitutional Convention 18 Nov 2014

    I do not think there is anything knee-jerk about the constitutional questions that are now being examined, regardless of whether a constitutional convention is established. The Smith commission needs to, and will, proceed according to the timetable that has been set out in mapping out the next chapter of radical devolution north of the border. Within Government, we are of course looking at...
  • Oral Answers to Questions — Deputy Prime Minister: Constitutional Convention 18 Nov 2014

    I urge the hon. Lady’s party to engage in this issue of what is called English votes for English matters. It is difficult, and it is a dilemma. My party has been clear that what we want is for the people’s votes to be reflected in any arrangement in this House, not simply the allocation of votes to one particular party. That is where there is a difference of opinion between the...

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Liberal Democrat MP for Sheffield, Hallam

Entered House of Commons on 5 May 2005 — General election

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Topics of interest

  • Home Department
  • Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs
  • Health
  • Constitutional Affairs
  • Transport
  • Departments: Legislation
  • Prisons
  • Departments: Databases
  • Criminal Offences
  • Identity Cards

Currently held offices

  • Member, Speaker's Committee on the Electoral Commission
  • Lord President of the Council (Privy Council Office)
  • The Deputy Prime Minister

Other offices held in the past

  • Leader of the Liberal Democrats (8 Jan 2009 to 11 May 2010)
  • Party Leader (20 Dec 2007 to 8 Jan 2009)
  • Shadow Secretary of State for Home Affairs, Home Affairs (21 Mar 2006 to 20 Dec 2007)
  • Member, Tax Law Rewrite Bills (Joint Committee) (6 Dec 2005 to 20 May 2008)
  • Member, Consolidation etc. Bills (Joint Committee) (15 Nov 2005 to 18 Apr 2008)
  • Shadow Minister (Europe), Foreign & Commonwealth Affairs (19 Oct 2005 to 21 Mar 2006)
  • Shadow Minister, Foreign & Commonwealth Affairs (1 Jun 2005 to 19 Oct 2005)

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  • Has spoken in 12 debates in the last year — well below average amongst MPs.
  • 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 2008, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 22.44% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — well below average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 36 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") 654 times in debates — well above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 10 Nov 2014.

4. Sponsorships
(a) Donations to my constituency party or association, which have been or will be reported by the party to the Electoral Commission:
(a) Name of donor: Anthony J Ullmann
(a) Address of donor: private
(a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: Twenty donations of £1,500 per month, ending on 30 May 2015; £30,000 in total
(a) Donor status: individual
(a) (Registered 27 November 2013)
(a) Name of donor: DCD Properties Ltd
(a) Address of donor: 90 Long Acre, London WC2E 9RA
(a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000
(a) Donor status: company, registration 3092306
(a) (Registered 18 December 2013)
(a) Name of donor: Shamique Ismail
(a) Address of donor: private
(a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000
(a) Donor status: individual
(a) (Registered 18 December 2013)
(a) Name of donor: Simple Self Drive Ltd
(a) Address of donor: 567 Barking Road, East Ham, London E6 2LW
(a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £3,000
(a) Donor status: company, registration 05270937
(a) (Registered 18 December 2013)
(a) Name of donor: GMG Financial Services Ltd
(a) Address of donor: 6 Chatsworth Close, Blackburn, Lancashire BB1 8QH
(a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000
(a) Donor status: company, registration 06401193
(a) (Registered 18 December 2013)
(a) Name of donor: Alpha Medical Consultancy
(a) Address of donor: 8 London Road, Slough, Berkshire, SL3 7HG
(a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000
(a) Donor status: company, registration 05046506
(a) (Registered 18 December 2013)
(a) Name of donor: Neil Sherlock
(a) Address of donor: private
(a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £3,500
(a) Donor status: individual
(a) (Registered 20 January 2014)
(a) Name of donor: AMS Accountants Corporate Ltd
(a) Address of donor: 81 Mosley Street, St Peter’s Square, Manchester M2 3LQ
(a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000
(a) Donor status: company, registration 07766813
(a) (Registered 20 January 2014)
(a) Name of donor: Mohsin Chohan
(a) Address of donor: private
(a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000
(a) Donor status: individual
(a) (Registered 20 January 2014)
(a) Name of donor: Farouq Sheikh
(a) Address of donor: private
(a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000
(a) Donor status: individual
(a) (Registered 20 January 2014)
(a) Name of donor: Haroon Sheikh
(a) Address of donor: private
(a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000
(a) Donor status: individual
(a) (Registered 20 January 2014)
(a) Name of donor: Henley Homes PLC
(a) Address of donor: 103 Union Street, London SE1 0LA
(a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £10,000
(a) Donor status: company, registration 0371 8331
(a) (Registered 20 January 2014)
(a) Name of donor: Jerry Cheung
(a) Address of donor: private
(a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000
(a) Donor status: individual
(a) (Registered 29 July 2014)
(a) Name of donor: Anthony J Ullmann
(a) Address of donor: private
(a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £10,000
(a) Donor status: individual
(a) (Registered 25 September 2014)
(a) Name of donor: Muhammad Zahur
(a) Address of donor: private
(a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £1,000
(a) Donor status: individual
(a) (Registered 21 October 2014)
(b) Support in the capacity as an MP:
(b) Name of donor: Nicholas Clegg
(b) Address of donor: private
(b) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000
(b) Date of receipt: 8 August 2014
(b) Date of acceptance: 8 August 2014
(b) Donor status: individual
(b) (Registered 3 September 2014)
(b) Name of donor: Muhammad Zahur
(b) Address of donor: private
(b) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000
(b) Date of receipt: 8 August 2014
(b) Date of acceptance: 8 August 2014
(b) Donor status: individual
(b) (Registered 3 September 2014)
5. Gifts, benefits and hospitality (UK)
Name of donor: National Liberal Club
Address of donor: Whitehall Place, London SW1A 2HE
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: honorary life membership as Leader of the Liberal Democrat Party; value £560 pa plus £280 entrance fee.
Date of receipt of donation: 27 February 2008
Date of acceptance of donation: 27 February 2008
Donor status: friendly society
(Registered 10 June 2010)

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