Jeremy Hunt

MP, South West Surrey

South West Surrey Conservative

Jeremy Hunt campaigned to remain in the European Union

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Jeremy Hunt’s voting in Parliament

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

This is a selection of Jeremy Hunt’s votes.

  • Consistently voted against paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disability Show votes
  • Consistently voted for greater restrictions on campaigning by third parties, such as charities, during elections Show votes
  • Generally voted for increasing the rate of VAT Show votes
  • Generally voted against removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords Show votes
  • Consistently voted for a reduction in spending on welfare benefits Show votes
  • Consistently voted for replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons system Show votes

We have lots more plain English analysis of Jeremy Hunt’s voting record on issues like health, welfare, taxation and more. Visit Jeremy Hunt’s full vote analysis page for more.

Jeremy Hunt has never rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

Recent appearances

  • Previous Business – Commons: Select Committee 18 Oct 2016

    Health: Department of Health and NHS finances. 2:30 pm; The Grimond Room, Portcullis House
    Witnesses: Rt Hon Jeremy Hunt MP, Secretary of State for Health Simon Stevens, Chief Executive, NHS England Jim Mackey, Chief Executive, NHS Improvement David Williams, Director General of Finance and Group Operations, Department of Health

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Conservative MP for South West Surrey

Entered the House of Commons on 5 May 2005 — General election


Topics of interest

  • Culture Media and Sport
  • Children
  • Schools and Families
  • Work and Pensions
  • Health
  • Treasury
  • Departmental Information Officers
  • Tourism
  • Departmental Plants
  • National Lottery
  • Departmental Staff

Currently held offices

  • The Secretary of State for Health (since 6 Sep 2012)

Other offices held in the past

  • The Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport (12 May 2010 to 6 Sep 2012)
  • Shadow Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport (3 Jul 2007 to 6 May 2010)
  • Member, International Development Committee (12 Jul 2005 to 24 Jul 2006)
  • Shadow Minister (Work and Pensions) (10 May 2005 to 3 Jul 2007)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)


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  • Has spoken in 21 debates in the last year — below average amongst MPs. See all Jeremy Hunt’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 0 written questions in the last year — Ministers do not ask written questions.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a medium number of messages sent via during 2015, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 84.12% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — above average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 17 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.
  • 259 people are tracking this MP — email me updates on Jeremy Hunt’s activity
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 1061 times in debates — well above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 17 Oct 2016.

6. Land and property portfolio: (i) value over £100,000 and/or (ii) giving rental income of over £10,000 a year
Half-share of holiday house in Italy: (i) and (ii).
Half-share of an office building in Hammersmith: (i) and (ii).
7. (i) Shareholdings: over 15% of issued share capital

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