Andrea Leadsom

MP, South Northamptonshire

South Northamptonshire Conservative

A selection of Andrea Leadsom's votes

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  • Voted very strongly for a wholly elected House of Lords Details
  • Voted moderately against paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disability Details
  • Voted very strongly for raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per year Details
  • Voted moderately for more EU integration Details
  • Voted very strongly for removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords Details
  • Voted very strongly for university tuition fees Details

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Andrea Leadsom never rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — Department for Energy and Climate Change: Energy Supply 3 Jul 2015

    Holding answer received on 30 June 2015 The Electricity Act (1989) and Gas Act (1986) place obligations on the Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change and the Gas and Electricity Market’s Authority to secure long-term viable supplies and to secure that all reasonable demands for electricity are met. DECC therefore has primary responsibility for the long-term energy...
  • Written Answers — Department for Energy and Climate Change: Climate Change 3 Jul 2015

    Holding answer received on 02 July 2015 Sea level will rise in response to the expansion of the warming oceans and from melting land ice. The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change’s 5th Assessment Report notes that for a climate change scenario consistent with remaining below 2C, global mean sea level rise is likely to be between 0.26 to 0.55 m for the period...
  • Written Answers — Department for Energy and Climate Change: Energy: Meters 3 Jul 2015

    Holding answer received on 02 July 2015 There is a very positive economic case for a combined gas and electricity smart meter roll-out in Great Britain. The latest Impact Assessment estimates a net benefit of 6.2 billion over the period to 2030. Mains gas is prevalent in GB, serving around 80% of premises and supplying most cooking and space heating energy requirements. The...

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Conservative MP for South Northamptonshire

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

Topics of interest

  • Transport
  • Treasury
  • Health
  • Education
  • Environment Food and Rural Affairs
  • High Speed 2 Railway Line
  • High Speed Two Railway Line
  • Wind Power
  • Bank Services
  • Payment Systems Regulator

Currently held offices

  • The Minister of State, Department of Energy and Climate Change (since 8 May 2015)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Public Accounts Committee (12 May 2014 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • The Economic Secretary to the Treasury (9 Apr 2014 to 8 May 2015)
  • Member, Treasury Committee (12 Jul 2010 to 12 May 2014)

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)


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  • Has spoken in 32 debates in the last year — above average amongst MPs.
  • Has received answers to 0 written questions in the last year — Ministers do not ask written questions.
  • Has voted in 97.30% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — above average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 11 annotations on this MP’s speeches — 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.
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  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 310 times in debates — above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 8 Jun 2015.


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