Marcus Jones

MP, Nuneaton

Nuneaton Conservative

Marcus Jones’s voting in Parliament

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

However, Marcus Jones sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:

  • Marcus Jones consistently voted for removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords, while most Conservative MPs generally voted against. Show votes
  • Marcus Jones generally voted against allowing marriage between two people of same sex, while most Conservative MPs generally voted for. Show votes

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

Marcus Jones has never rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — Department for Communities and Local Government: Local Government Finance 25 May 2016

    The Local Government Finance Settlement distributes resources fairly by taking into account the main sources of income available to councils, including council tax and business rates. This means that funding is allocated in a way that ensures authorities delivering the same set of services receive broadly the same annual percentage change in these main sources of income. Councils facing the...
  • Written Answers — Department for Communities and Local Government: Public Libraries: Lancashire 25 May 2016

    Public libraries are funded and run by local authorities and it is a matter for local authorities to determine how best to provide a comprehensive and efficient public library service to their local community, within available resources. Lancashire County Council has a Core Spending Power per dwelling of 1321 for 2016-17 rising to 1392 per dwelling by 2019-20. The Department for...
  • Written Answers — Department for Communities and Local Government: Council Tax Reduction Schemes 25 May 2016

    Eric Ollerenshaw's independent report recognises the successful implementation of Local Council Tax Schemes by local government and makes a number of recommendations to improve their efficiency and effectiveness, whilst remaining a local discount. The Department for Communities and Local Government will consider these recommendations carefully.

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Profile

Conservative MP for Nuneaton

Entered the House of Commons on 6 May 2010 — General election

Topics of interest

  • Environment Food and Rural Affairs
  • Education
  • Communities and Local Government
  • Transport
  • Treasury
  • Sick Leave
  • Inland Waterways: Conservation
  • Government Procurement Card
  • Schools: Nuneaton
  • Mortgages

Currently held offices

  • Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State (Department for Communities and Local Government) (Local Government) (since 8 May 2015)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Backbench Business Committee (10 Jun 2013 to 10 Dec 2013)
  • Member, Administration Committee (3 Dec 2012 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Member, Backbench Business Committee (12 Jun 2012 to 25 Apr 2013)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

Numerology

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More about this

  • Has spoken in 32 debates in the last year — average amongst MPs. See all Marcus Jones’s speeches
  • 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 2014, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 94.51% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — well above average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 1 annotation on this MP’s speeches — below 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.
  • 111 people are tracking this MP — email me updates on Marcus Jones’s activity
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 211 times in debates — average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 16 May 2016.

2. (a) Support linked to an MP but received by a local party organisation or indirectly via a central party organisation
Name of donor: Sarah McLean
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000

Donor status: individual

(Registered 04 June 2015)

View the history of this MP’s entries in the Register

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