Jason McCartney

MP, Colne Valley

Colne Valley Conservative

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How Jason McCartney voted
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  • Voted strongly for reducing housing benefit for social tenants deemed to have excess bedrooms (which Labour describe as the "bedroom tax") Source
  • Voted moderately against raising welfare benefits at least in line with prices Source
  • Has never voted on replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons system Source
  • Voted moderately for a referendum on the UK's membership of the EU Source
  • Voted very strongly against raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per year Source
  • Voted strongly for increasing the rate of VAT Source
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Jason McCartney quite often rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • Oral Answers to Questions — International Development: Humanitarian Needs (Gaza) 5 Nov 2014

    Will the Secretary of State join me in thanking my constituents from Lockwood, Crosland Moor and Thornton Lodge for their fundraising efforts to help address the humanitarian crisis in Gaza, and will she confirm what steps the UK is taking to aid reconstruction in Gaza following the Cairo conference?
  • Oral Answers to Questions — Education: European Council 27 Oct 2014

    My constituents do not give a Yorkshire pudding about who said what and when. What they do care about is Labour-run Kirklees council looking at not filling in potholes, consulting on whether to keep libraries open and struggling on funding. Will the Prime Minister, on behalf of my constituents, continue to pledge to say no to this huge bill, so that we can spend money right here on our...
  • Written Answers — Department for Culture Media and Sport: Arts: Finance 27 Oct 2014

    To ask the Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport, what oversight he has of the allocation of the Arts Council England's funding to other organisations.

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Conservative MP for Colne Valley

Entered House of Commons on 6 May 2010 — General election

Topics of interest

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

Currently held offices

  • Member, Transport Committee

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 10 Nov 2014.

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 Ipsos MORI, 79-81 Borough Road, London SE1 1FY:
Payment of £200 for opinion survey. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 29 January 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
(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 number 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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