Therese Coffey

MP, Suffolk Coastal

Suffolk Coastal Conservative

Therese Coffey’s voting in Parliament

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

However, Therese Coffey sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:

  • Therese Coffey consistently voted for removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords, while most Conservative MPs generally voted against. Show votes

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Therese Coffey has never rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

Recent appearances

  • 90TH Birthday of Her Majesty the Queen 21 Apr 2016

    It is my privilege and honour to conclude this debate and commend the motion to the House. My right hon. Friend the Prime Minister singled out the importance of faith to Her Majesty. Earlier, Mr Speaker, your Chaplain led us in extra special prayers, to which I will add one that used to be sung weekly in Catholic churches, “Domine, salvam fac reginam nostram Elisabeth, et exaudi nos in...
  • 90TH Birthday of Her Majesty the Queen 21 Apr 2016

    Yes, Latin—as well as the Queen’s language. Hon. and right hon Members paid tribute to Her Majesty, citing individual stories and stories from their constituencies, and reflected widely on her service to the nation and to the Commonwealth. As my right hon. Friend the Prime Minister pointed out, the influence of our Queen started long before she was crowned. We have heard of her...
  • Leader of the House: Reform of Standing Orders 21 Apr 2016

    The Government have implemented significant change to Standing Orders since the beginning of this Session. On 22 October 2015, the House voted to approve new Standing Orders to implement English votes for English laws, delivering on a key Government commitment by giving England and Wales more control over decisions by which they alone are affected. Standing Orders undergo frequent revision....

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Profile

Conservative MP for Suffolk Coastal

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

Topics of interest

  • Health
  • Transport
  • Treasury
  • Justice
  • Environment Food and Rural Affairs
  • Shipping: Oil
  • Clinical Commissioning Groups
  • Advisory Committee on Resource Allocation
  • Roads: Construction
  • A14

Currently held offices

  • The Deputy Leader of the House of Commons (since 8 May 2015)

Other offices held in the past

  • Assistant Whip (HM Treasury) (15 Jul 2014 to 8 May 2015)
  • Member, Culture, Media and Sport Committee (12 Jul 2010 to 29 Oct 2012)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

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  • Has spoken in 32 debates in the last year — average amongst MPs. See all Therese Coffey’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 95.72% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — well above average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 4 annotations on this MP’s speeches — 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.
  • 113 people are tracking this MP — email me updates on Therese Coffey’s activity
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 284 times in debates — above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 18 Apr 2016.

3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK sources
Name of donor: ITV plc
Address of donor: The London Television Centre, Upper Ground, London SE1 9LT

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: a ticket, including hospitality, to a rugby match on 26 September 2015; value £1,375 plus VAT

Date received: 26 September 2015

Date accepted: 26 September 2015

Donor status: company, registration 04967001

(Registered 19 October 2015)
Name of donor: ITV plc
Address of donor: The London Television Centre, Upper Ground, London SE1 9LT

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: hospitality at the National Television Awards with a value of £1,032.40

Date received: 20 January 2016

Date accepted: 20 January 2016

Donor status: company, registration 2937518

(Registered 01 March 2016)
Name of donor: NBC Universal International
Address of donor: St Giles High St, London WC2H 8NU

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: ticket and hospitality at the BAFTA awards, value £600

Date received: 14 February 2016

Date accepted: 14 February 2016

Donor status: company, registration 04415234

(Registered 11 March 2016)
Name of donor: Football Association Premier League Ltd
Address of donor: 30 Gloucester Place, London W1U 8PL

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: ticket with hospitality for the Capital One Cup Final, value £350

Date received: 28 February 2016

Date accepted: 28 February 2016

Donor status: company, registration 2719699

(Registered 21 March 2016)
6. Land and property: (i) value over £100,000 (ii) rental income of over £10,000 a year
House in Hampshire (co-owned with mother): (i).
9. Family members employed and paid from parliamentary expenses
I employ my sister, Clare Coffey, as a secretary (on a casual basis). (Registered 10 June 2015)

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