Tessa Munt

Former MP, Wells

Wells Liberal Democrat

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  • Generally voted for fewer MPs in the House of Commons Show votes
  • Almost always voted for increasing the rate of VAT Show votes
  • Consistently voted for removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords Show votes
  • Almost always voted for an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituency Show votes
  • Consistently voted for reducing central government funding of local government Show votes
  • Almost always voted for reducing housing benefit for social tenants deemed to have excess bedrooms (which Labour describe as the "bedroom tax") Show votes

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Former Liberal Democrat MP for Wells

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

  • Health
  • Energy and Climate Change
  • Department of Health
  • Defence
  • Treasury
  • Radiotherapy
  • Bishop of Bath and Wells
  • Departmental Contracts
  • Cancer
  • Electricity

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Administration Committee (26 Jul 2010 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Member, Education Committee (12 Jul 2010 to 11 Jun 2012)

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  • Has spoken in 52 debates in the last year — well above average amongst MPs.
  • Has received answers to 75 written questions in the last year — well above average amongst MPs.
  • Has voted in 79.10% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — above average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 11 annotations on this MP’s speeches — above average amongst MPs.
  • This MP’s speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 18–19 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
  • 97 people are tracking this MP
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 125 times in debates — below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 30 Mar 2015.

4. Sponsorships
(a) Donations to the constituency party or association, which have been or will be reported by the party to the Electoral Commission:
(a) Name of donor: Lord Matthew Oakeshott
(a) Address of donor: private
(a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: conducting a local opinion poll, value £6,000
(a) Donor status: individual
(a) (Registered 28 July 2014)
(a) The above is a late entry to which the rectification procedure was applied on 8 January 2015. Paragraph 108 of the Guide to the Rules refers.
(a) Name of donor: Lord Matthew Oakeshott
(a) Address of donor: private
(a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £20,000
(a) Donor status: individual
(a) (Registered 6 February 2015)
(a) Name of donor: Alistair Barr
(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 10 February 2015)
(b) Support in the capacity as an MP:
(b) Name of donor: Jayne Doutch (trading as GoodCall)
(b) Address of donor: private
(b) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £3,000 discount (notified retrospectively) on telephone answering services provided in 2013-14
(b) Date of receipt: April 2013 – March 2014
(b) Date of acceptance: 25 June 2014 (when MP informed of value)
(b) Donor status: individual
(b) (Registered 28 July 2014)

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