Rebecca Harris

MP, Castle Point

Castle Point Conservative

Rebecca Harris campaigned to leave the European Union

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Rebecca Harris’s voting in Parliament

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

This is a selection of Rebecca Harris’s votes.

  • Consistently voted against paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disability Show votes
  • Almost always voted for increasing the rate of VAT Show votes
  • Consistently voted against raising welfare benefits at least in line with prices Show votes
  • Generally voted for more EU integration Show votes
  • Generally voted against a more proportional system for electing MPs Show votes
  • Consistently voted for a reduction in spending on welfare benefits Show votes

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Rebecca Harris has never rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

Recent appearances

  • Community Pharmacies: Police Officer Safety 2 Nov 2016

    I welcome this debate and congratulate the hon. Member for Halifax (Holly Lynch) on her campaign to protect the protectors. For the past year I have taken part in the police service parliamentary scheme, which I would wholeheartedly recommend to all Members of Parliament. It has given me a unique window on the world of everyday life in the police force and the tasks that the police have to...
  • Community Pharmacies: Police Officer Safety 2 Nov 2016

    Absolutely unquestionably—spitting is a revolting thing to do. Often the last resort for someone being arrested is to try to spit, out of spite. We have already heard about the around 23,000 assaults on police officers across the country. I was shocked to learn that there were just under 700 assaults in Essex alone. However, many more go unreported, sometimes because officers feel the...
  • Written Answers — Department of Health: Pharmacy: Working Hours 28 Oct 2016

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what assessment he has made of the effect of changes to the supplementary hours worked by pharmacists on provision of pharmaceutical services in each NHS locality.

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Profile

Conservative MP for Castle Point

Entered the House of Commons on 6 May 2010 — General election

Expenses

Topics of interest

  • Health
  • Transport
  • Communities and Local Government
  • Home Department
  • Business
  • Innovation and Skills
  • Visual Impairment
  • Roads: Accidents
  • Railways: Accidents
  • Private Sector Investment
  • Met Office

Currently held offices

  • Member, Regulatory Reform Committee (since 12 Oct 2015)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Regulatory Reform Committee (3 Dec 2012 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Member, Business, Innovation and Skills Committee (12 Jul 2010 to 30 Mar 2015)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

Numerology

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  • Has spoken in 22 debates in the last year — below average amongst MPs. See all Rebecca Harris’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 1 written question in the last year — well 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 92.10% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — well above 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.
  • 111 people are tracking this MP — email me updates on Rebecca Harris’s activity
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 68 times in debates — below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 21 Nov 2016.

1. Employment and earnings
17 February 2016, £150 from APCO Worldwide, 90 Long Acre, London, WC2E 9RA, for completing a phone survey on 28 January 2016. Hours: 45 mins. Fee paid direct to charity. (Registered 02 March 2016)
4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: Kuwait National Assembly
Address of donor: Arabian Gulf St, Kuwait City, Kuwait

Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): flights, hotel accommodation, food and transport to a total value of £4,837

Destination of visit: Kuwait

Date of visit: 30 January - 2 February 2016

Purpose of visit: All Party Parliamentary Group on Kuwait delegation

(Registered 12 February 2016)

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