Kris Hopkins

MP, Keighley

Keighley Conservative

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How Kris Hopkins voted
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  • Voted strongly for increasing the rate of VATDetails
  • Voted strongly for reducing housing benefit for social tenants deemed to have excess bedrooms (which Labour describe as the "bedroom tax")Details
  • Voted very strongly for an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituencyDetails
  • Voted very strongly for raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per yearDetails
  • Voted moderately against a more proportional system for electing MPsDetails
  • Voted strongly against paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disabilityDetails

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Kris Hopkins hardly ever rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — Communities and Local Government: Written Questions 12 Sep 2014

    Departmental performance information, for ordinary and named day Parliamentary Questions, is collated by the Office of the Leader of the House of Commons and submitted to the Procedure Committee. This is published on a sessional basis by the committee, and includes evidence regarding departmental performance. The monitoring report relating to the 2012-13 session was published on 13 February...
  • Written Answers — Communities and Local Government: Council Tax 11 Sep 2014

    No local authorities have so far held a council tax referendum since the provisions were introduced through the Localism Act 2011.
  • Written Answers — Communities and Local Government: Energy 11 Sep 2014

    The Department for Communities and Local Government has already made excellent progress in reducing its energy costs by 1.1 million per annum to 2013-14 since 2009-10, despite the cost of energy increasing during the same period. This has been achieved primarily through low and no cost measures energy efficiency measures, a reduction in size of the Department's estate and a small number...

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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 83.59% 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 17–18 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") 68 times in debates — well below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

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