Andrea Leadsom

Lord President of the Council and Leader of the House of Commons

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South Northamptonshire Conservative

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 consistently voted against investigations into the Iraq war, while most Conservative MPs generally voted for. Show votes
  • 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.

Last updated: 12 Sep 2017

Recent appearances

  • Independent Complaints and Grievance Policy 16 Nov 2017

    Thank you, Madam Deputy Speaker. I welcome the comments made by the hon. Member for Walsall South (Valerie Vaz). We are both delighted that Mr Speaker arranged today for confirmation to be sent to staff in both Houses that the existing complaints helpline has been rolled out not just to House of Commons staff, but to staff in the other place, and, in addition, that face-to-face counselling...
  • Independent Complaints and Grievance Policy 16 Nov 2017

    I am extremely grateful to my hon. Friend for his Committee’s work on this issue, and for keeping me up to date with its investigations and reports. I hope I can reassure my hon. Friend that there is not intended to be any confusion about the outcome of the working group’s activities. We aim to create an independent complaints and grievances procedure that will be run within the...
  • Independent Complaints and Grievance Policy 16 Nov 2017

    I am grateful to the hon. Gentleman and his party for their offer to co-operate, very sincerely, in resolving this issue. As I said earlier, all parties have agreed that this is something we must deal with urgently and in a collegiate and non-partisan way. I am extremely grateful to the hon. Gentleman for his reassurance in that regard. He is absolutely right to say that the independence of...

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Conservative MP for South Northamptonshire

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

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Topics of interest

Andrea Leadsom campaigned to leave the European Union Source: BBC

  • 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

  • Member, Speaker's Committee for the Independent Parliamentary Standards Authority (since 14 Jun 2017)
  • Lord President of the Council and Leader of the House of Commons (since 11 Jun 2017)

Other offices held in the past

  • The Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (14 Jul 2016 to 11 Jun 2017)
  • 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)

Numerology

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  • Has spoken in 26 debates in the last year — 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 WriteToThem.com during 2015, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 95.24% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — well 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 17–18 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
  • 124 people are tracking this MP — email me updates on Andrea Leadsom’s activity
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 630 times in debates — well above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 13 Nov 2017.

2. (a) Support linked to an MP but received by a local party organisation or indirectly via a central party organisation
Name of donor: Mr Ben Leadsom
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,000

Donor status: individual

(Registered 06 July 2017)
Name of donor: Mr Jim Byrom
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,000

Donor status: individual

(Registered 06 July 2017)
Name of donor: Mr Jim Byrom
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £1,000

Donor status: individual

(Registered 06 July 2017)
Name of donor: Mr Peter Warner
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,000

Donor status: individual

(Registered 06 July 2017)

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