Jake Berry’s voting in Parliament
Jake Berry is a Conservative MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Conservative MPs.
This is a selection of Jake Berry’s votes.
Almost always voted for a reduction in spending on welfare benefits Show votes
44 votes for, 0 votes against, 10 absences, between 2013–2016
Consistently voted for greater restrictions on campaigning by third parties, such as charities, during elections Show votes
12 votes for, 0 votes against, between 2013–2016
Consistently voted for university tuition fees Show votes
5 votes for, 0 votes against, between 2010–2017
Almost always voted for replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons system Show votes
4 votes for, 0 votes against, 1 absence, between 2015–2016
Almost always voted for reducing housing benefit for social tenants deemed to have excess bedrooms (which Labour describe as the "bedroom tax") Show votes
11 votes for, 0 votes against, 6 absences, between 2012–2014
Almost always voted for increasing the rate of VAT Show votes
20 votes for, 5 votes against, between 2010–2015
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Jake Berry has never rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.
Last updated: 18 Dec 2017
Holding answer received on 16 January 2018 The Government is committed to ensuring that the Mayor of the Liverpool City Region Combined Authority has the appropriate powers to help promote local growth. However, given the very specific purpose of the draft Non-Domestic Rating (Property in Common Occupation) Bill the Government does not consider that this is the appropriate vehicle....
Holding answer received on 16 January 2018 The government is committed to ensuring there is no gap in local economic growth funding. We are continuing to develop the UK Shared Prosperity Fund and will consult widely on its design and priorities later this year.
The table below sets out the expenditure for my Department on taxis, first class train tickets and business class air travel. The information for taxis is as shown on the Department's Finance System and for train and air as recorded on the Redfern Travel Management Information Reports. My Department started to use its current travel provider, Redfern, in July 2009 and, “although the...
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Conservative MP for Rossendale and Darwen
Entered the House of Commons on 6 May 2010 — General election
Topics of interest
Jake Berry campaigned to remain in the European Union
- Innovation and Skills
- Environment Food and Rural Affairs
- Cabinet Office
- Department for Communities and Local Government
- Agriculture: Subsidies
- Contact Orders: Grandparents
- Housing: Construction
- Cabinet Office: Pay
- Pupils: Disadvantaged
Currently held offices
- Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Housing, Communities and Local Government) (since 8 Jan 2018)
Other offices held in the past
- The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government (14 Jun 2017 to 8 Jan 2018)
- Member, Finance Committee (Commons) (20 Jul 2015 to 16 Jan 2017)
Previous MPs in this constituency
Public bill committees (Sittings attended)
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- Has spoken in 31 debates in the last year — average amongst MPs. See all Jake Berry’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 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 1 annotation on this MP’s speeches — 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.
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- Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 136 times in debates — average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)
Register of Members’ Interests
Last updated: 8 Jan 2018.
1. Employment and earnings
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 Portcullis Club
Address of donor: Whins House, Sabden, Clitheroe, Lancashire BB7 9HP
Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: £10,000
Donor status: unincorporated association
(Registered 10 July 2017
2. (b) Any other support not included in Category 2
Name of donor: Alan Torevell
Address of donor: private
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £3,000
Date received: 19 May 2017
Date accepted: 19 May 2017
Donor status: individual
(Registered 05 July 2017; updated 04 January 2018)
6. Land and property portfolio: (i) value over £100,000 and/or (ii) giving rental income of over £10,000 a year
A share of commercial property in Liverpool: (i). (Updated 12 January 2015
A share of a flat in Liverpool: (i) and (ii).
A share of a house in Rhoscolyn, North Wales: (i) and from April 2017
, (ii). (Updated 11 April 2017)
A house in Rhoscolyn, North Wales: (i) and (ii).
From April 2017, a share of a third house in Rhoscolyn, North Wales: (i) and (ii). (Registered 11 April 2017)
View the history of this MP’s entries in the Register
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