Jack Lopresti

MP, Filton and Bradley Stoke

Filton and Bradley Stoke Conservative

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How Jack Lopresti voted
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  • Voted moderately for greater restrictions on campaigning by third parties, such as charities, during elections Source
  • Voted very strongly for reducing central government funding of local government Source
  • Voted strongly for reducing housing benefit for social tenants deemed to have excess bedrooms (which Labour describe as the "bedroom tax") Source
  • Voted very strongly for raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per year Source
  • Voted moderately for an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituency Source
  • Voted a mixture of for and against a referendum on the UK's membership of the EU Source
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Jack Lopresti hardly ever rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • Veterans (Support and Rehabilitation) 19 Nov 2014

    My youngest boy is joining the military next year—he is hoping to be a paratrooper in the Army —but for more than a year now I have been trying to explain that when he chooses the branch of service, he needs to be thinking already about what he wants to do afterwards and to act accordingly, which is very difficult.
  • Veterans (Support and Rehabilitation) 19 Nov 2014

    It is a pleasure to serve under your chairmanship, Mr Bayley. I hope to outline the ongoing need to support people who have served our great country in the armed forces, once their service is complete. The issue is close to my heart and I must declare an interest, because I am a veteran. I had the honour and privilege to serve with 3 Commando Brigade in Afghanistan on Operation Herrick 9. I...
  • Veterans (Support and Rehabilitation) 19 Nov 2014

    My hon. Friend is absolutely right. We owe a huge debt of gratitude for the ongoing good work done by organisations and charities such as SSAFA. What they manage to achieve is remarkable. Looking after our veterans is not only our duty; it is practical. For this country to continue to have the world’s best armed forces, we need to recruit the best and those recruits need to know that...

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Conservative MP for Filton and Bradley Stoke

Entered House of Commons on 6 May 2010 — General election

Topics of interest

  • Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs
  • Health
  • Defence
  • International Development
  • Home Department
  • Palestinians
  • Iran
  • Middle East
  • Gift Aid
  • Radio Frequencies

Currently held offices

  • Member, Northern Ireland Affairs Committee

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Armed Forces Bill Committee (17 Jan 2011 to 8 Mar 2011)

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

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  • Has spoken in 23 debates in the last year — below average amongst MPs.
  • Has received answers to 6 written questions in the last year — below average amongst MPs.
  • Has voted in 65.97% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — below average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 0 annotations on this MP’s speeches — well below average amongst MPs.
  • This MP's speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 19–20 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") 45 times in debates — well below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 24 Nov 2014.

6. Overseas visits
Name of donor: HM Government of Gibraltar
Address of donor: 150 Strand, London WC2R 1JA
Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): flights and accommodation with a value of £1,116
Destination of visit: Gibraltar
Date of visit: 6-11 September 2013
Purpose of visit: Visit as part of a parliamentary delegation to Gibraltar
(Registered 7 November 2013)
Name of donor: Conservative Friends of Israel Ltd
Address of donor: c/o Shelley Stock Hunter LLP, 7-10 Chandos Street, London W1G 9DG
Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): £1,250
Destination of visit: Israel
Date of visit: 22-25 April 2014
Purpose of visit: political delegation to Israel.
(Registered 6 May 2014)
Name of donor:  HM Government of Gibraltar
Address of donor: 150 Strand, London, WC2R 1JA
Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): airfare and accommodation for two people, with a total value of £1,370
Destination of visit: Gibraltar
Date of visit: 7-11 September 2014
Purpose of visit: as part of the All-Party Group on Gibraltar, to attend National Day celebrations.
(Registered 10 October 2014)
Name of donor: Ubertas Group
Address of donor: Suite 836, Level 8, 1 Queens Road, Melbourne 3004, VIC, Australia
Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): travel and accommodation, £2,000
Destination of visit: Israel
Date of visit: 25-29 July 2014
Purpose of visit: to attend tripartite Australia-Israel-UK Leadership Dialogue conference.
(Registered 21 October 2014)

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