Jason McCartney

Former MP, Colne Valley

Colne Valley Conservative

A selection of Jason McCartney's votes

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  • Voted very strongly against removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords Details
  • Voted strongly for fewer MPs in the House of Commons Details
  • Voted strongly for reducing housing benefit for social tenants deemed to have excess bedrooms (which Labour describe as the "bedroom tax") Details
  • Voted moderately against more EU integration Details
  • Voted moderately for a reduction in spending on welfare benefits Details
  • Voted moderately against raising welfare benefits at least in line with prices Details

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Jason McCartney quite often rebelled against their party in this parliament

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Former Conservative MP for Colne Valley

Entered House of Commons on 6 May 2010 — General election

Left Parliament on 30 March 2015 — General election

Topics of interest

  • Health
  • Treasury
  • Work and Pensions
  • Defence
  • Energy and Climate Change
  • Energy
  • Renewable Energy: Feed-in Tariffs
  • Kashmir
  • Health Services: Foreign Nationals
  • Direct Selling

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Transport Committee (10 Jun 2013 to 30 Mar 2015)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

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  • Has spoken in 65 debates in the last year — well above average amongst MPs.
  • Has received answers to 32 written questions in the last year — above average amongst MPs.
  • Has voted in 79.50% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — above average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 21 annotations on this MP’s speeches — well 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.
  • 142 people are tracking this MP
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 111 times in debates — below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 30 Mar 2015.

2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc
Payments from ComRes, Four Millbank, London SW1P 3JA:
Payment of £450 for completing six opinion surveys between April 2013 and February 2014.  Hours: 3 hrs in total.  Payment donated to charity. (Registered 29 April 2014)
Payment of £90 for completing an opinion survey in August 2014.  Hours: 1 hr.  Payment donated to charity. (Registered 2 September 2014)
Payment from YouGov, 50 Featherstone Street, London EC1Y 8RT, for opinion survey:
Payment of £80 for online survey. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 13 June 2014)
4. Sponsorships
(a) Donations to my constituency party or association, which have been or will be reported by the party to the Electoral Commission:
(a) Name of donor: OGN Group
(a) Address of donor: OGN House, Hadrian Way, Wallsend NE28 6HL
(a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000
(a) Donor status: company, registration 06390883
(a) (Registered 15 January 2015)
(a) Name of donor: Principle Global
(a) Address of donor: Tandem Industrial Estate, Huddersfield HD5 0AN
(a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £3,000
(a) Donor status: company, registration 08967211
(a) (Registered 9 March 2015)
(b) Support in the capacity as an MP:
(b) Name of donor: Camira Fabrics Ltd
(b) Address of donor: Meltham Mills, Meltham, Holmfirth, West Yorkshire, HD9 4AY
(b) Amount of donation: £3,565 towards hire of venue, administration, advertising in local press and local marketing for Jobs Fair held on 20 June 2014
(b) Date of receipt of donation: 17 September 2014
(b) Date of acceptance of donation: 17 September 2014
(b) Donor status: Company, registration 02215654
(b) (Registered 17 September 2014)
(b) Name of donor: Grand Central Railway Ltd
(b) Address of donor: River House, 17 Museum Street, York YO1 7DJ
(b) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,000 towards hire of venue, advertising in local press and local marketing for Jobs Fair held on 6 October 2014.
(b) Date of receipt: 22 August 2014
(b) Date of acceptance: 22 August 2014
(b) Donor status: company, registration 03979826
(b) (Registered 24 October 2014)

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