Jack Lopresti’s voting in Parliament
Jack Lopresti is a Conservative MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Conservative MPs.
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Jack Lopresti consistently voted against investigations into the Iraq war, while most Conservative MPs generally voted for. Show votes
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Last updated: 12 Sep 2017
The whole defence procurement sector, and especially the defence aerospace industry, has a huge role to play in supporting employment, exports and growth, but our sovereign defence capability, in the national interest, must lie at the heart of the decisions we make and at the centre of the Government’s defence policy. We therefore need a defence aerospace industrial strategy that takes...
I am obviously delighted and thrilled. That excellent news will help to secure jobs in my constituency and elsewhere in the country. As I have said in previous debates, the defence and aerospace companies I have met and engaged with over many years are clear that without long-term procurement commitments, Britain will start to lose the skills that we have worked so hard to nurture and...
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Conservative MP for Filton and Bradley Stoke
Entered the House of Commons on 6 May 2010 — General election
Topics of interest
Jack Lopresti campaigned to leave the European Union
- Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs
- International Development
- Home Department
- Middle East
- Radio Frequencies
- Travellers: Caravan Sites
Currently held offices
- Member, Northern Ireland Affairs Committee (since 11 Sep 2017)
Other offices held in the past
- Member, Defence Committee (31 Oct 2016 to 3 May 2017)
- Member, Defence Sub-Committee (31 Oct 2016 to 3 May 2017)
- Chair, Armed Forces Bill Committee (28 Oct 2015 to 24 Nov 2015)
- Member, Armed Forces Bill Committee (26 Oct 2015 to 28 Oct 2015)
- Member, Northern Ireland Affairs Committee (6 Jul 2015 to 3 May 2017)
- Member, Armed Forces Bill Committee (17 Jan 2011 to 8 Mar 2011)
- Member, Northern Ireland Affairs Committee (26 Jul 2010 to 30 Mar 2015)
Public bill committees (Sittings attended)
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- Has spoken in 23 debates in the last year — average amongst MPs. See all Jack Lopresti’s speeches
- Has received answers to 8 written questions in the last year — below average amongst MPs.
- Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a high number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2015, according to constituents.
- Has voted in 81.25% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — well below average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
- People have made 0 annotations on this MP’s speeches — below 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.
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- Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 84 times in debates — below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)
Register of Members’ Interests
Last updated: 13 Nov 2017.
Name of donor: (1) Kar Group (2) Kurdistan Regional Government
Address of donor: (1) Apartment 8, 1st Floor, Building J, Naz City, Erbil, Iraq (2) KRG
UK Representation, 23 Buckingham Gate, London SW1E 6LB
Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): (1) Flights and hotel with a value of £3,700 (2) Internal security and transport with a value of £616
Destination of visit: Erbil, Slemani, Duhok and Mosul, Kurdistan Region of Iraq
Dates of visit: 3-10 November 2016
Purpose of visit: to meet senior political leaders including the Prime Minister
, Ministers, the UK acting Consul-General
, also the Iraqi Army
and the Peshmerga, and to visit camps for internally displaced people and a refugee camp for Syrians.
(Registered 08 December 2016
Name of donor: Nokan Group
Address of donor: 48, 2 Salim, 111 Shaheed Aram, Sulaimanya, Kurdistan Region in Iraq
Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Flights, internal transport, hotels and meals with a value of approx. £3,428
Destination of visit: Erbil, Kirkuk and Slemani, Kurdistan Region, Iraq
Dates of visit: 22-28 September 2017
Purpose of visit: Kurdistan APPG visit to observe the referendum and meet party, UK business and church leaders, British Consul staff, UK forces training Peshmerga, managers and residents of a camp for internally displaced people.
(Registered 24 October 2017)
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