George Osborne

MP, Tatton

Tatton Conservative

George Osborne campaigned to remain in the European Union

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George Osborne’s voting in Parliament

George Osborne is a Conservative MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Conservative MPs.

However, George Osborne sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:

  • George Osborne generally voted for a wholly elected House of Lords, while most Conservative MPs generally voted against. Show votes

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Last updated: 8 Feb 2017

Recent appearances

  • European Union (Notification of Withdrawal) Bill: [2nd day] 1 Feb 2017

    The right hon. Member for Doncaster North (Edward Miliband) speaks, as he always does, with passion for an international Britain and for European solutions to the many problems we face. Democracy is easy to defend when we agree with the majority. In many other political systems, such as dictatorships, people can get their way, but democracy has the added advantage of legitimacy and popular...
  • European Union (Notification of Withdrawal) Bill: [2nd day] 1 Feb 2017

    I will make some progress before taking interventions. We have to accept that, in a democracy, the majority has spoken. Although I am a passionate believer in an open, internationalist, free-trading Britain, I am also a passionate believer in Britain as a democracy. It is unfashionable in schools these days to teach what I believe to be a true tale of our nation’s history, which...
  • European Union (Notification of Withdrawal) Bill: [2nd day] 1 Feb 2017

    I wish to make some progress, and I want others to have a chance to speak, so I will not take interventions. There is a mandate to leave the European Union, but that was the only question asked of the British people in the referendum. We cannot assume that the British public gave a set of answers to the questions we now face as a Parliament. Indeed, those questions are now entrusted to us as...

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Conservative MP for Tatton

Entered the House of Commons on 7 June 2001 — General election

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Topics of interest

  • Treasury
  • Work and Pensions
  • Health
  • Home Department
  • Transport
  • Departmental Expenditure
  • Departmental Costs
  • Tax Credits
  • Stolen Property
  • Staff Surveys

Other offices held in the past

  • Chancellor of the Exchequer and First Secretary of State (8 May 2015 to 13 Jul 2016)
  • The Chancellor of the Exchequer (12 May 2010 to 8 May 2015)
  • Shadow Chancellor of the Exchequer (5 May 2005 to 13 May 2010)
  • Shadow Chief Secretary to the Treasury (1 Sep 2004 to 5 May 2005)
  • Shadow Minister (Treasury) (1 Jun 2003 to 1 Jun 2004)
  • Opposition Whip (Commons) (1 Apr 2003 to 1 Oct 2003)
  • Member, Transport Committee (2 Dec 2002 to 15 Dec 2003)
  • Member, Public Accounts Committee (16 Jul 2001 to 12 May 2004)

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  • Has spoken in 13 debates in the last year — well below average amongst MPs. See all George Osborne’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 0 written questions in the last year — well below average amongst MPs.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a low number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2015, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 35.12% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — well below average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 54 annotations on this MP’s speeches — well above 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.
  • 126 people are tracking this MP — email me updates on George Osborne’s activity
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 1391 times in debates — well above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 6 Feb 2017.

1. Employment and earnings
Payment of £69,992 expected from The Securities Industry and Financial Markets Association (SIFMA), 1101 New York Avenue, 8th Floor, NW Washington DC 20005, in return for a speech. Hours: 1.5 hrs in total, on 27 September and 18 October 2016. Travel and accommodation also provided. (Registered 25 October 2016)
Expected payment of £28,454.40 for a speech on 17 October 2016 from the Hoover Institution, Stanford University, Stanford CA94305, USA. Accommodation also provided. Hours: 3 hrs. (Registered 26 October 2016)
Payments of £81,174 and £60,578 expected from JP Morgan, 270 Park Avenue, New York USA, for giving two speeches, on 4 and 5 October 2016. Hours: 7 hrs in total. Travel and accommodation also provided. (Registered 02 November 2016)
Speaking engagements via the Washington Speakers' Bureau, 1663 Prince Street, Alexandria, VA 22314:
Payment of £80,240.16 expected from Palmex Derivatives, 125 Old Broad Street, 25th Floor, London EC2N 1AR for a speech in New York on 27 October 2016. Hours: 2 hrs. Travel and accommodation also provided. (Registered 16 November 2016)
Payment of £85,396.24 expected from Citi, 33 Canada Square, London E14 5LB, for giving two speeches on 17 November 2016. Transport also provided. Hours: 3 hrs. (Registered 28 November 2016)
Payment of £34,109.14 expected from Black Rock Financial Inc, 40 East 52nd St, New York NY 10022, for giving a speech on 15 November 2016. Travel and accommodation also provided. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 28 November 2016)
Payment of £68,125.35 expected from Centerbridge Partners LP, 375 Park Avenue 12, New York NY 10152, for giving a speech on 10 November 2016. Travel and accommodation also provided. Hours: 2 hrs. (Registered 28 November 2016)
Payment of £51,328.50 expected from Aberdeen Asset Management, Bow Bells House, 1 Bread St, London EC4M 9HH for giving a speech on 22 November 2016. Travel also provided. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 15 December 2016)
Payment of £68,493.15 expected from ITP Publishing Ltd, ITP Building #14, Dubai Media City, PO Box 500024, Dubai, UAE, for giving a speech on 28 November 2016. Flights, accommodation and transfers also provided. Hours: 3 hrs. (Registered 15 December 2016)
Payment of £51,829.26 expected from HSBC, 8 Canada Square, Level 42, London E14 5HQ, for giving a speech on 18 January 2017. Accommodation and travel also provided. Hours: 2 hrs. (Registered 06 February 2017)
Payment of £40,567 expected from St James's Wealth Management, St James's Place house, 1 Tetbury Road, Cirencester GL7 1FP, for giving a speech on 27 January 2017. Hours: 3 hrs. (Registered 06 February 2017)
3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK sources
Name of donor: Countywide Developments Ltd
Address of donor: 15 Hockley Court, Stratford Road, Solihull B94 6NW

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: for a member of staff and myself, helicopter and car transport to Ripon North Conservatives' Summer Reception, value £8,023.08

Date received: 14 July 2016

Date accepted: 14 July 2016

Donor status: company, registration 02865543

(Registered 11 August 2016)
4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: Chicago Council on Global Affairs
Address of donor: Two Prudential Plaza, 180N Stetson Ave, Suite 1400, Chicago IL 60601

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): flights, hotel and transfers to a value of £6,829.55

Destination of visit: Chicago

Dates of visit: 21-22 September 2016

Purpose of visit: to speak at the Louis B Susman Distinguished Lecture on Transatlantic Relations.

(Registered 13 October 2016)
Name of donor: Weekend with Charlie Rose (TB Group Inc)
Address of donor: 136 East 64th St, 3F, New York NY 10065

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): flight and accommodation to a value of £4,753.62

Destination of visit: Aspen, USA

Dates of visit: 23-25 September 2016

Purpose of visit: to attend an international conference.

(Registered 13 October 2016)
Name of donor: Michael R Bloomberg
Address of donor: 19 East 79th Street, New York 10075 USA

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): travel, accommodation and dinner for myself and my wife, value £4,086.65

Destination of visit: Paris, France

Dates of visit: 14-15 October 2016

Purpose of visit: to attend a dinner for Michael R Bloomberg

(Registered 04 November 2016)
Name of donor: Name of donor: Franco-British Colloque
Address of donor: Station House, Station Approach, East Horsley, KT24 6QX

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): transfers and accommodation with a value of £700

Destination of visit: Versailles, France

Dates of visit: 26-27 January 2017

Purpose of visit: To attend the Franco-British Colloque.

(Registered 06 February 2017)
6. Land and property portfolio: (i) value over £100,000 and/or (ii) giving rental income of over £10,000 a year
Until 31 August 2016, residential property in London: (i) and (ii). (Registered 21 July 2011; updated 13 October 2016)
7. (ii) Other shareholdings, valued at more than £70,000
Osborne and Little Group Ltd, a family business manufacturing and retailing fabrics and wallpapers. (Updated 18 October 2012)

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