Nicholas Clegg

The Deputy Prime Minister

Sheffield, Hallam Liberal Democrat

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  • Voted a mixture of for and against fewer MPs in the House of Commons Source
  • Voted moderately for greater restrictions on campaigning by third parties, such as charities, during elections Source
  • Voted moderately for reducing housing benefit for social tenants deemed to have excess bedrooms (which Labour describe as the "bedroom tax") Source
  • Has never voted on reducing central government funding of local government Source
  • Voted moderately against a more proportional system for electing MPs 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

  • Business of the House: Iraq: Coalition Against ISIL 26 Sep 2014

    This six-hour debate has been at all times thoughtful, respectful and sober, on an issue of great significance and also of great complexity. In the time that remains, I want to address myself to those who have spoken out worrying that we are doing too much and possibly repeating the mistakes of the past, and to those who, conversely, feel that we might be doing too little and should be going...
  • Business of the House: Iraq: Coalition Against ISIL 26 Sep 2014

    Before I give way, let me join the right hon. Member for Salford and Eccles (Hazel Blears) and others who stood in solidarity and spoke out in support of the families and loved ones of Alan Henning and John Cantlie. It is impossible to imagine the anguish that they must be going through. I also join the hon. Member for South Dorset (Richard Drax), the right hon. Member for Mid Sussex (Sir...
  • Business of the House: Iraq: Coalition Against ISIL 26 Sep 2014

    What the Prime Minister said, and what I think every reasonable person would accept, is that if any Government at any point find that they need to act very quickly indeed to avoid a humanitarian catastrophe or to protect British citizens here or abroad, clearly the Government of the day have the right—[Interruption.] There may be circumstances in which action needs to be taken in a...

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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 22.64% 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") 639 times in debates — above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 26 Aug 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)
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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