Jesse Norman

MP, Hereford and South Herefordshire

Hereford and South Herefordshire Conservative

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Jesse Norman’s voting in Parliament

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

This is a selection of Jesse Norman’s votes.

  • Consistently voted for raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per year Show votes
  • Consistently voted for encouraging occupational pensions Show votes
  • Consistently voted against removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords Show votes
  • Generally voted for reducing housing benefit for social tenants deemed to have excess bedrooms (which Labour describe as the "bedroom tax") Show votes
  • Almost always voted for a reduction in spending on welfare benefits Show votes
  • Consistently voted against a wholly elected House of Lords Show votes

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Conservative MP for Hereford and South Herefordshire

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


Topics of interest

  • Treasury
  • Health
  • Business
  • Innovation and Skills
  • Home Department
  • Education
  • Departmental Buildings
  • Service Personnel and Veterans Agency
  • Departmental Manpower
  • Higher Education: Admissions
  • Hyperactivity: Children

Currently held offices

  • Member, Culture, Media and Sport Committee (since 19 Jul 2016)
  • Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy) (since 17 Jul 2016)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Liaison Committee (Commons) (10 Sep 2015 to 19 Jul 2016)
  • Chair, Culture, Media and Sport Committee (18 Jun 2015 to 19 Jul 2016)
  • Member, House of Commons Governance Committee (16 Oct 2014 to 17 Dec 2014)
  • Member, Consolidation Bills (Joint Committee) (6 Dec 2010 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Member, Treasury Committee (12 Jul 2010 to 30 Mar 2015)

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)


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  • Has spoken in 17 debates in the last year — below average amongst MPs. See all Jesse Norman’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 2 written questions in the last year — below average amongst MPs.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a medium number of messages sent via during 2015, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 75.89% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — 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 17–18 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
  • 114 people are tracking this MP — email me updates on Jesse Norman’s activity
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 98 times in debates — below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 5 Sep 2016.

1. Employment and earnings
Payments from News UK & Ireland Ltd, 1 London Bridge Street, London SE1 9GF:
Payment of £300 expected for a book review published in The Times on 22 August 2015. Hours: 10 hrs. Payment to be donated to charity. (Registered 07 December 2015)
Payment of £200 expected for an article published in The Times on 24 March 2016. Article written 22-23 March 2016. Hours: 2 hrs. Payment to be donated to charity. (Registered 05 April 2016)
7 September 2015, received advance of £19,961 from Peter Fraser & Dunlop Ltd, Drury House, 34-43 Russell Street, London, WC2B 5HA, via Basic Books, 250 W. 57th St., Suite 1500, New York, NY 10107 and the Orion Publishing Group, Carmelite House, 50 Victoria Embankment, London EC4Y 0DZ, for my forthcoming book. Hours: impossible to calculate, but extending over several years. (Registered 28 September 2015)
Payment of £240 expected from Telegraph Media Group, 111 Buckingham Palace Rd, London SW1 0DT for an article written on 7 September 2015 and published on 8 September 2015. Hours: 3 hrs. Payment to be made directly to charity.
(Registered 08 October 2015)
21 September 2015, received payment of £2,050 from Everyman's Library 50 Albemarle Street, London, W1S 4BD via Peters Fraser & Dunlop Ltd, Drury House, 34-43 Russell Street, London, WC2B 5HA, for editing a new collection of writing. Hours: impossible to calculate, extending over two years. (Registered 08 October 2015)
Payment of £560 expected from Prospect Magazine, Prospect Publishing Ltd, 2 Queen Anne’s Gate, SW1H 9AA for an article published in Prospect Magazine on 12 November 2015. Hours: 10 hrs. Payment to be made directly to charity. (Registered 16 November 2015)
22 March 2016, received £633.53 from Liberty Fund, Inc., 8335 Allison Pointe Trail, Suite 300, Indianapolis, IN 46250, USA, for taking part in a conference in Edinburgh between 17 and 20 March 2016. I will also be reimbursed £191 in travel expenses. Hours: impossible to calculate accurately. (Registered 1 April 2016; updated 18 April 2016)
3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK sources
Name of donor: ITV
Address of donor: 58-72 Upper Ground, London SE1 9LT

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: a hospitality ticket provided to the England v Wales Rugby World Cup Match held on 26 September 2015; value £1,375 (exc VAT)

Date received: 23 September 2015

Date accepted: 26 September 2015

Donor status: company, registration 4967001

(Registered 28 September 2015)
Name of donor: Franco-British Colloque Ltd
Address of donor: Station House, Station Approach, East Horsley KT24 6QX

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: travel, accommodation and general hospitality at the Franco-British Colloque's 2016 Conference; total value £1,414

Date received: 14-16 January 2016

Date accepted: 14 January 2016

Donor status: company, registration 6913437

(Registered 20 January 2016)
4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: British Council
Address of donor: San Sebastianello 16, 00187 Roma, Italy

Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): accommodation, domestic travel and meals; total £438

Destination of visit: Siena, Italy

Date of visit: 1-3 October 2015

Purpose of visit: I took part in the XXIII Pontignano Conference.

(Registered 20 October 2015)
6. Land and property portfolio: (i) value over £100,000 and/or (ii) giving rental income of over £10,000 a year
Flat in London, co-owned with my wife: (i) and (ii). (Updated 28 July 2015)
7. (ii) Other shareholdings, valued at more than £70,000
Genie Toys PLC; toy design and manufacture

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