Marcus Jones

Vice-Chair, Conservative Party

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Nuneaton Conservative

Marcus Jones’s voting in Parliament

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

However, Marcus Jones sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:

  • Marcus Jones voted against investigations into the Iraq war, while most Conservative MPs generally voted for. Show votes
  • Marcus Jones generally voted against allowing marriage between two people of same sex, while most Conservative MPs generally voted for. Show votes

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Marcus Jones has never rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

Last updated: 20 Dec 2017

Recent appearances

  • Universal Credit 13 Mar 2018

    I welcome the universal credit regulations that the House is considering. We should not forget that universal credit is an important reform that is getting more people back into work and helping them to stay in work. People are getting help and support from DWP staff that they did not get in the past. I think that a mark of the policy is the enthusiasm shown by jobcentre staff. I had the...
  • Universal Credit 13 Mar 2018

    My hon. Friend demonstrates the complete confusion and disarray of the Opposition, not just on this policy but on our future outside the European Union. That goes to the heart of the situation: this is all about political dogma, rather than practical ideas and practical help for people.
  • Universal Credit 13 Mar 2018

    The new system is more generous than the old system. I will come on to the external evidence that explains that in a moment. Returning to what I was saying about free school meals, under the old system of jobseeker’s allowance as soon as a parent worked 16 hours, or two parents worked 24 hours, they lost their children’s entitlement to free school meals. The crux of this debate is...

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Conservative MP for Nuneaton

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

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Topics of interest

Marcus Jones campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC

  • Environment Food and Rural Affairs
  • Education
  • Communities and Local Government
  • Transport
  • Treasury
  • Sick Leave
  • Inland Waterways: Conservation
  • Government Procurement Card
  • Schools: Nuneaton
  • Mortgages

Currently held offices

  • Vice-Chair, Conservative Party (since 8 Jan 2018)
  • Member, Speaker's Committee on the Electoral Commission (since 31 Oct 2017)

Other offices held in the past

  • Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department for Communities and Local Government) (Local Government) (8 May 2015 to 8 Jan 2018)
  • Member, Backbench Business Committee (10 Jun 2013 to 10 Dec 2013)
  • Member, Administration Committee (3 Dec 2012 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Member, Backbench Business Committee (12 Jun 2012 to 25 Apr 2013)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)


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  • Has spoken in 25 debates in the last year — below average amongst MPs. See all Marcus Jones’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 95.49% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — well above average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 1 annotation on this MP’s speeches — 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.
  • 93 people are tracking this MP — email me updates on Marcus Jones’s activity
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 339 times in debates — above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 5 Mar 2018.

2. (a) Support linked to an MP but received by a local party organisation or indirectly via a central party organisation
Name of donor: The United & Cecil Club
Address of donor: 283-287, High Holborn, London WC1V 7HF

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,500

Donor status: members' association

(Registered 23 June 2017)
Name of donor: J T Leavesley Ltd
Address of donor: Ryknield House, Alrewas, Burton-on-Trent DE13 7AB

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000

Donor status: company, registration 481586

(Registered 23 June 2017)
Name of donor: Interpub Ltd
Address of donor: 1D Colet Gardens, London W14 9DH

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,500

Donor status: company, registration 1327896

(Registered 23 June 2017)
Name of donor: Atul Kochar
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,500

Donor status: individual

(Registered 23 June 2017)
8. Miscellaneous
From 8 January 2018, vice chairman of the Conservative Party. This post carries a part time salary. (Registered 30 January 2018)

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