Julian Huppert

Former MP, Cambridge

Cambridge Liberal Democrat

A selection of Julian Huppert's votes

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  • Consistently voted for reducing central government funding of local government Show votes
  • Generally voted for reducing housing benefit for social tenants deemed to have excess bedrooms (which Labour describe as the "bedroom tax") Show votes
  • Consistently voted against replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons system Show votes
  • Generally voted against a referendum on the UK's membership of the EU Show votes
  • Generally voted for a reduction in spending on welfare benefits Show votes
  • Voted a mixture of for and against fewer MPs in the House of Commons Show votes

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Recent appearances

  • Oral Answers to Questions — Attorney-General: Cyber-security 24 Mar 2015

    The Minister is right to pay tribute to the work of GCHQ and to prioritise cyber-security, which is very important for all of us. He will be aware that a fundamental part of that is good encryption, so will he encourage individuals and companies alike to push ahead with strong end-to-end encryption, wherever possible?
  • Oral Answers to Questions — Deputy Prime Minister: Individual Electoral Registration 24 Mar 2015

    Voting integrity is obviously important. There are real concerns that many students, particularly first-year students, will not get on the register. I have been trying to encourage them to register and to vote. What has the Minister done to make sure that they have a chance to vote?
  • Oral Answers to Questions — Deputy Prime Minister: Topical Questions 24 Mar 2015

    Simon Stevens, the chief executive of NHS England, has said that by 2020 the NHS will need an extra 8 billion a year at the very minimum to provide the services we all need. Does my right hon. Friend agree that it is our duty as politicians to find that funding, and that any party going into this election saying that it will provide less than that is, no matter how it spins it, actually...

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Former Liberal Democrat MP for Cambridge

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

Left the House of Commons on 30 March 2015 — General election

Topics of interest

  • Home Department
  • Transport
  • Health
  • Defence
  • Business
  • Innovation and Skills
  • Cycling
  • Departmental Chief Scientific Advisers
  • Asylum
  • Trident
  • Immigration Controls

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Draft Defamation Bill (Joint Committee) (24 Mar 2011 to 12 Oct 2011)
  • Member, Human Rights (Joint Committee) (26 Jul 2010 to 23 May 2011)
  • Member, Home Affairs Committee (12 Jul 2010 to 30 Mar 2015)

Previous MPs in this constituency

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Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

Numerology

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  • Has spoken in 78 debates in the last year — well above average amongst MPs.
  • Has received answers to 122 written questions in the last year — well above average amongst MPs.
  • Has voted in 77.00% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — above average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 12 annotations on this MP’s speeches — above average amongst MPs.
  • This MP’s speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 16–17 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
  • 172 people are tracking this MP
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 393 times in debates — above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 30 Mar 2015.

2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc
Payments from the Guardian Media Group, Kings Place, 90 York Way, London N1 9GU
£142.50 received on 20 March 2014 for article on 7 March 2014. Hours: 2 hrs. (Registered 14 April 2014)
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: Nigel Brown
(a) Address of donor: private
(a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £3,000
(a) Donor status: individual
(a) (Registered 14 April 2014)
(a) Name of donor: Gerald Avison
(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 24 June 2014)
(a) Name of donor: Edward W Powell
(a) Address of donor: private
(a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000
(a) Donor status: individual
(a) (Registered 24 June 2014)
(a) Name of donor: Edward W Powell
(a) Address of donor: private
(a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000
(a) Donor status: individual
(a) (Registered 1 October 2014)
(a) Name of donor: Dr Hermann Hauser and Dr Pamela Raspe
(a) Address of donor: private
(a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £7,000
(a) Donor status: individuals
(a) (Registered 19 February 2015)
(a) Name of donor: Prof Herbert Huppert
(a) Address of donor: private
(a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £3,000
(a) Donor status: individual
(a) (Registered 19 February 2015)
(a) Name of donor: Robert Sansom
(a) Address of donor: private
(a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000
(a) Donor status: individual
(a) (Registered 3 March 2015)
(a) Name of donor: Gerald Avison
(a) Address of donor: private
(a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £15,000
(a) Donor status: individual
(a) (Registered 5 March 2015)
(a) Name of donor: Edward W Powell
(a) Address of donor: private
(a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £8,000
(a) Donor status: individual
(a) (Registered 5 March 2015)
(a) Name of donor: Gerald Avison
(a) Address of donor: private
(a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,500
(a) Donor status: individual
(a) (Registered 25 March 2015)
11. Miscellaneous
University Lecturer at the University of Cambridge (on long-term unpaid leave). (Updated 8 October 2013)
Fellowship at Clare College, Cambridge, giving occasional dining rights.
Former Fellow at Trinity College, Cambridge, giving occasional dining rights.

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