James Morris

Former MP, Halesowen and Rowley Regis

Halesowen and Rowley Regis Conservative

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  • Voted strongly for a reduction in spending on welfare benefits Details
  • Voted very strongly for raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per year Details
  • Voted strongly for increasing the rate of VAT Details
  • Voted moderately for a referendum on the UK's membership of the EU Details
  • Voted very strongly against paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disability Details
  • Voted strongly for reducing central government funding of local government Details

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James Morris occasionally rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • Oral Answers to Questions — Prime Minister: Engagements 18 Mar 2015

    The black country economy in the west midlands has been one of the fastest growing local economies of any region in the United Kingdom over the last two years, with more investment in manufacturing, new high-skill jobs, more exports and better opportunities for local people in my constituency. Would the Prime Minister agree that as part of our long-term economic plan, the people in the black...
  • Opposition Day — [18th Allotted Day]: Bankers’ Bonuses and the Banking Industry 25 Feb 2015

    I welcome all the action that the Government have taken to clamp down on excessive banking bonuses, but it is not the case that, as my hon. Friend said earlier, more than 2 million people are employed in the financial services industry in Britain, and not all of them are millionaires? It is important that we take into account the fact that there are people in the banking sector on relatively...
  • Petitions and e-petitions: Backbench Business — Mental Health and Unemployment 24 Feb 2015

    My hon. Friend makes an important point about individuals not having a single health condition, whether that is mental or physical. One of the challenges is the assessment of someone who has a fluctuating mental health condition, which might require a special form of assessment.

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Former Conservative MP for Halesowen and Rowley Regis

Entered House of Commons on 6 May 2010 — General election

Left Parliament on 30 March 2015 — General election

Topics of interest

  • Health
  • Communities and Local Government
  • Business
  • Innovation and Skills
  • Home Department
  • Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs
  • Atos Healthcare
  • Building Schools for the Future Programme: Sandwell
  • Public Sector Mutuals
  • NHS: Reorganisation
  • Academies

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Communities and Local Government Committee (12 Jul 2010 to 23 Jun 2014)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

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  • Has spoken in 36 debates in the last year — above average amongst MPs.
  • Has received answers to 3 written questions in the last year — below average amongst MPs.
  • Has voted in 85.63% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — well above average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 2 annotations on this MP’s speeches — 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.
  • 61 people are tracking this MP
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 94 times in debates — well below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 30 Mar 2015.

4. Sponsorships
(a) Donations to my constituency party or association, which have been or will be reported by my party to the Electoral Commission:
(a) Name of Donor: JCB Research
(a) Address: Rocester, Staffs ST14 5JP
(a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £10,000
(a) Donor Status: company, registration 00682651
(a) (Registered 23 June 2014)
(a) Name of donor: The Association of Conservative Clubs Ltd
(a) Address of donor: 24 Old Queen Street, London, SW1H 9HP
(a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000
(a) Donor status: limited company, registration 457188
(a) (Registered 15 July 2014)
(a) Name of donor: Tony Billingham
(a) Address of donor: private
(a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £10,000
(a) Donor status: individual
(a) (Registered 22 July 2014)
(a) Name of donor: Tony Billingham
(a) Address of donor: private
(a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £10,000
(a) Donor status: individual
(a) (Registered 6 October 2014)
(a) Name of donor: Tony Billingham
(a) Address of donor: private
(a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £10,000
(a) Donor status: individual
(a) (Registered 18 November 2014)
(a) Name of donor: United and Cecil Club
(a) Address of donor: 18 Thorney Lane North, Iver, Buckinghamshire SLO 9JY
(a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,500
(a) Donor Status: members’ association
(a) (Registered 8 January 2015)

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