Nicholas Clegg

The Deputy Prime Minister

Sheffield, Hallam Liberal Democrat

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How Nicholas Clegg voted
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  • Voted moderately for encouraging occupational pensions Source
  • Voted moderately against paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disability Source
  • Voted moderately against raising welfare benefits at least in line with prices Source
  • Voted very strongly for raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per year Source
  • Voted moderately against a more proportional system for electing MPs Source
  • Voted moderately for a reduction in spending on welfare benefits 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: Social Mobility 14 Oct 2014

    No one should be prevented from fulfilling their potential by the circumstances of their birth. What ought to count is how hard people work and the skills and talents they possess. Of course, the UK is still a long way from achieving that ideal. Income and social class background have a significant and lasting impact on a child’s future life chances. That is why our 2011 strategy,...
  • Oral Answers to Questions — Deputy Prime Minister: Social Mobility 14 Oct 2014

    I am not sure whether the hon. Lady is aware that the number of families using children’s centres has actually gone up very significantly. Support to families is, of course, provided in lots of different ways. That is why we have the pupil premium—in particular, the early years pupil premium—channelling money precisely to the early years in a child’s education in the...
  • Oral Answers to Questions — Deputy Prime Minister: Social Mobility 14 Oct 2014

    I think the problem is when one party feels bitter from the first day they are caught in a relationship they feel they should not have entered into in the first place. I know the hon. Gentleman wants to call time on this political relationship and instead enter into a sort of lock-in with Nigel Farage, but I am not sure that that relationship will make him any happier.

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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 22.66% 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") 645 times in debates — above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 13 Oct 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)
(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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