Jeremy Hunt

MP, South West Surrey

South West Surrey Conservative

Jeremy Hunt’s voting in Parliament

Jeremy Hunt is a Conservative MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Conservative MPs.

This is a selection of Jeremy Hunt’s votes.

  • Almost always voted against paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disability Show votes
  • Generally voted for reducing housing benefit for social tenants deemed to have excess bedrooms (which Labour describe as the "bedroom tax") Show votes
  • Voted a mixture of for and against removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords Show votes
  • Generally voted against a more proportional system for electing MPs Show votes
  • Consistently voted for university tuition fees Show votes
  • Almost always voted for a reduction in spending on welfare benefits Show votes

We have lots more plain English analysis of Jeremy Hunt’s voting record on issues like health, welfare, taxation and more. Visit Jeremy Hunt’s full vote analysis page for more.

Jeremy Hunt never rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • Oral Answers to Questions — Health: Hospital Trusts: Special Measures 9 Feb 2016

    Eleven out of 27 hospitals have now exited special measures, having demonstrated sustainable improvements in the quality of care. Overall, trusts put into special measures have recruited 1,389 more doctors and 4,402 more nurses, with one estimate saying this has reduced mortality rates by 450 lives a year.
  • Oral Answers to Questions — Health: Hospital Trusts: Special Measures 9 Feb 2016

    I thank my hon. Friend for his enormous support for that hospital, which has been through a very difficult patch. I had a long meeting with the chief inspector of hospitals about the Medway yesterday. My hon. Friend will be pleased to know that, over the past five years, we got 106 more doctors and 26 more nurses into the trust. We now have a link with Guy’s and St Thomas’s that...
  • Oral Answers to Questions — Health: Hospital Trusts: Special Measures 9 Feb 2016

    First, I thank my hon. Friend for his campaigning on behalf of the Royal Shrewsbury; no one could do more than he has over many years. I encourage him to engage carefully with the future fit programme. In the end, it is incredibly important to get the right answer for patients. My hon. Friend has been supportive of the process, but like him, I would like to see it concluded sooner rather than...

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Conservative MP for South West Surrey

Entered the House of Commons on 5 May 2005 — General election

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Topics of interest

  • Culture Media and Sport
  • Children
  • Schools and Families
  • Work and Pensions
  • Health
  • Treasury
  • Departmental Information Officers
  • Tourism
  • Departmental Plants
  • National Lottery
  • Departmental Staff

Currently held offices

  • The Secretary of State for Health (since 6 Sep 2012)

Other offices held in the past

  • The Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport (12 May 2010 to 6 Sep 2012)
  • Shadow Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport (3 Jul 2007 to 6 May 2010)
  • Member, International Development Committee (12 Jul 2005 to 24 Jul 2006)
  • Shadow Minister (Work and Pensions) (10 May 2005 to 3 Jul 2007)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

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  • Has spoken in 15 debates in the last year — 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 high number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2008, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 81.82% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 20 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.
  • 255 people are tracking this MP — email me updates on Jeremy Hunt’s activity
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 912 times in debates — well above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 14 Dec 2015.

6. Land and property: (i) value over £100,000 (ii) rental income of over £10,000 a year
Half-share of holiday house in Italy: (i) and (ii)
Half-share of an office building in Hammersmith: (i) and (ii)
7. (i) Shareholdings: over 15% of issued share capital
8. Miscellaneous
Donations to Hotcourses Foundation, registered charity of which I am a trustee, solicited from Geoffrey and Carole Lawson, of Godalming, Surrey.

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