Kris Hopkins

MP, Keighley

Keighley Conservative

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How Kris Hopkins voted
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  • Voted very strongly for raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per yearDetails
  • Has never voted on replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons systemDetails
  • Voted very strongly for greater restrictions on campaigning by third parties, such as charities, during electionsDetails
  • Voted strongly for increasing the rate of VATDetails
  • Voted strongly for a reduction in spending on welfare benefitsDetails
  • Voted very strongly for reducing central government funding of local governmentDetails

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Kris Hopkins hardly ever rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — Communities and Local Government: Alcoholic Drinks 1 Sep 2014

    This Government has stopped departmental spending of taxpayers’ money on alcohol. We have closed and called time on the secret nationalised bar in our Department’s basement (coined by some wags as “the Prezza Arms”). Yet Ministers in this Department are not killjoys. As was the case under the last Administration, there is no prohibition on alcohol consumption (funded...
  • Written Answers — Communities and Local Government: Buildings 1 Sep 2014

    Since 2010, the Department has had considerable success in reducing the cost of its wider estate through the rationalisation of retained office space and targeted building disposals. This has seen the Department surrender six leasehold office properties through a combination of lease breaks and expiries, generating net savings in the period of around 7 million per annum. The Department...
  • Written Answers — Communities and Local Government: Children: Protection 1 Sep 2014

    The Government is committed to improving information sharing, for the benefit of vulnerable children and adults, and all members of society. The statutory guidance, ‘Working Together to Safeguarding Children’ requires all organisations to have arrangements in place which enable the effective sharing of information. Government Departments have been working to review procedures to...

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Conservative MP for Keighley

Entered House of Commons on 6 May 2010 — General election

Topics of interest

  • Defence
  • Home Department
  • Justice
  • Communities and Local Government
  • Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs
  • Armed Forces: Housing
  • Courts: Fines
  • Planning
  • Armed Forces: Pay
  • Falkland Islands

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Northern Ireland Affairs Committee (28 Nov 2011 to 5 Nov 2012)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

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  • Has spoken in 18 debates in the last year — below average amongst MPs.
  • Has received answers to 0 written questions in the last year — Ministers do not ask written questions.
  • Has voted in 83.71% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — well above average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 3 annotations on this MP’s speeches — below 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.
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  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 66 times in debates — well below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

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