Andrea Leadsom

MP, South Northamptonshire

South Northamptonshire Conservative

Andrea Leadsom campaigned to leave the European Union

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Andrea Leadsom’s voting in Parliament

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

However, Andrea Leadsom sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:

  • Andrea Leadsom generally voted against new high speed rail infrastructure, while most Conservative MPs generally voted for. Show votes

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Andrea Leadsom has never rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

Recent appearances

  • Upcoming Business – Commons: Select Committee 25 Oct 2016

    Environmental Audit: The Future of the Natural Environment after the EU Referendum. 11:30 am; Room 8, Palace of Westminster
    Witnesses: Sir James Bevan, Chief Executive, Environment Agency Richard Greenhous, Director for Forestry Services, Forestry Commission Rob Cooke, Director of Biodiversity, Natural England Rt Hon Andrea Leadsom MP, Secretary of State
  • Previous Business – Commons: Select Committee 19 Oct 2016

    Environment, Food and Rural Affairs: The work of the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs. 2:00 pm; The Grimond Room, Portcullis House
    Witnesses: Rt Hon Andrea Leadsom MP, Secretary of State Clare Moriarty, Permanent Secretary, Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs
  • Oral Answers to Questions — Environment, Food and Rural Affairs: Food Labelling 13 Oct 2016

    Good morning, Mr Speaker. Clear food labelling is vital to show consumers exactly what they are buying. We want to promote the Great British food brand as strongly as possible. One of my top priorities is to look at what more can be done to make it easier for consumers to identify our high-quality home-grown food.

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Conservative MP for South Northamptonshire

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


Topics of interest

  • Transport
  • Treasury
  • Health
  • Education
  • Environment Food and Rural Affairs
  • High Speed 2 Railway Line
  • High Speed Two Railway Line
  • Wind Power
  • Bank Services
  • Payment Systems Regulator

Currently held offices

  • The Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (since 14 Jul 2016)

Other offices held in the past

  • The Minister of State, Department of Energy and Climate Change (8 May 2015 to 14 Jul 2016)
  • Member, Public Accounts Committee (12 May 2014 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • The Economic Secretary to the Treasury (9 Apr 2014 to 8 May 2015)
  • Member, Treasury Committee (12 Jul 2010 to 12 May 2014)

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)


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  • Has spoken in 27 debates in the last year — below average amongst MPs. See all Andrea Leadsom’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 82.65% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — above average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 11 annotations on this MP’s speeches — above 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") 409 times in debates — above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 17 Oct 2016.


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