Jacob Rees-Mogg

MP, North East Somerset

North East Somerset Conservative

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  • Voted moderately for a referendum on the UK's membership of the EU Source
  • Voted very strongly for increasing the rate of VAT Source
  • Voted strongly for an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituency Source
  • Voted moderately against more EU integration Source
  • Voted very strongly against removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords Source
  • Voted very strongly for a reduction in spending on welfare benefits Source
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Jacob Rees-Mogg quite often rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • Recall of MPs Bill: New Clause 2 — Recall condition: method of petitioning an election court 24 Nov 2014

    I am grateful to the hon. Gentleman for his comment, but I am still discussing new clauses 2 and 3. I have not yet moved on to his amendments, towards many of which I am very sympathetic. What concerns me about the new clauses is that they would allow the courts to rule on what was going on in the House. It is very important to prevent that from happening, both from our point of view and from...
  • Recall of MPs Bill: New Clause 2 — Recall condition: method of petitioning an election court 24 Nov 2014

    I happen to think that that is absolutely right, both from our point of view and from the point of view of the courts. It is important that our proceedings allow people to be honest and to speak freely without incriminating themselves, and that must be a protection that we seek to maintain. I think that if we undermine it by bringing the courts into the details of the behaviour of Members of...
  • Recall of MPs Bill: New Clause 2 — Recall condition: method of petitioning an election court 24 Nov 2014

    Or even the Scottish Labour party, which is much the same thing. I do not think this presents the right image of what a Member of Parliament is trying to be. A Member of Parliament is not trying to be some sort of second-tier bureaucrat. A Member of Parliament is someone who is there to represent his or her constituents, to take a view on the interests of the nation, both nationally and...

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Conservative MP for North East Somerset

Entered House of Commons on 6 May 2010 — General election

Topics of interest

  • Home Department
  • Home Office
  • Justice
  • Treasury
  • Communities and Local Government
  • EU Justice and Home Affairs
  • Arrest Warrants
  • Schengen Agreement: ICT
  • Organised Crime: EU Law
  • Extradition

Currently held offices

  • Member, House of Commons Governance Committee
  • Member, Speaker's Advisory Committee on Works of Art
  • Member, Procedure Committee
  • Member, European Scrutiny Committee

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 10 Nov 2014.

1. Directorships
Somerset Capital Management LLP (partner), 146 Buckingham Palace Road, London SW1W 9TR; investment management
Received £9,356.18. Hours: 35 hours in November 2013. (Registered 3 December 2013)
Received £12,761.90. Hours: 35 hours in December 2013. (Registered 13 January 2014)
Received £9,095.93. Hours: 35 hours in January 2014. (Registered 3 February 2014)
Received £9,092.89. Hours: 35 hrs in February 2014. (Registered 14 March 2014)
Received £9,148.19. Hours: 35 hrs in March 2014. (Registered 14 April 2014)
Received £9,095.82. Hours: 35 hours in April 2014. (Registered 9 May 2014)
Received £9,095.93. Hours: 35 hrs in May 2014. (Registered 6 June 2014)
Received £9,095.14. Hours: 35 hrs in June 2014. (Registered 14 July 2014)
Received £9,335.23. Hours: 35 hrs in July 2014. (Registered 12 August 2014)
Received £9,332.76. Hours: 35 hrs in August 2014. (Registered 12 September 2014)
Received £9,334.33. Hours: 35 hrs in September 2014. (Registered 13 October 2014)
Received £9,347.32. Hours: 35 hrs in October 2014. (Registered 3 November 2014)
2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc
Payments from the Telegraph Media Group, 111 Buckingham Palace Road, London SW1W 0DT:
Payment of £200 received on 24 January 2014 for an article published in the Daily Telegraph. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 3 February 2014)
Payment of £460 received for an article. Hours: 2 hrs. (Registered 9 May 2014)
Payment of £270 received on 19 September 2014 for an article. Hours: 2 hrs. (Registered 25 September 2014)
Payment of £175 received for an article. Hours: 2 hrs. (Registered 23 October 2014)
Payments of from Hat Trick Productions, 33 Oval Road London NW1 7EA, for appearing on ‘Have I Got News For You’:
£1,500 received 13 June 2014. Hours: 5 hrs. (Registered 25 June 2014)
The Walbrook Club, 37A Walbrook, London EC4N 8BS, has given me free membership of the Club from January 2014-January 2016; value £2,000, in return for a speech which I made on 26 November 2013 at a Club event. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 13 January 2014)
13 May 2014, received a case of wine worth £470 from Goedhuis and Co Ltd, 6 Rudolf Place, London, SW8 1RP in return for a speech. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 6 June 2014)
Payments from the Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday, Northcliffe House, 2 Derry Street, London W8 5TT:
August 2014, received £800 for an article written in May 2014. Hours: 3 hrs. (Registered 12 September 2014)
Payment of £750 received for an article. Hours: 4 hrs. (Registered 23 October 2014)
3. Clients
Of Somerset Capital Management (SCM):
Redwood Emerging Markets Dividend Income Fund, Adelaide Street West, Suite 2400 P.O. Box 23, Toronto, Ontario, M5H 1T1.
The Chestnut Fund; investment fund. (Registered 27 November 2012)
8. Land and Property
Farmhouse, land and related buildings in Somerset, from which rental income is received.
Residential property in London, from which rental income is received.
9. Shareholdings
(a) and (b) Saliston Ltd; holding company
(a) and (b) Somerset Capital Management LLP; investment management

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