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.
Consistently voted for university tuition fees Show votes
5 votes for, 0 votes against, between 2010–2017
Voted for raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per year Show votes
1 vote for, 0 votes against, in 2010
Almost always voted for a reduction in spending on welfare benefits Show votes
44 votes for, 0 votes against, 10 absences, between 2013–2016
Almost always voted against paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disability Show votes
0 votes for, 11 votes against, 4 absences, between 2011–2016
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
Generally voted against more EU integration Show votes
28 votes for, 54 votes against, 7 absences, between 2011–2019
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Jake Berry has hardly ever rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.
Last updated: 11 Feb 2019
The criteria for devolution which we have consistently applied are that devolution is to a functional economic area and that there must be strong and accountable governance proportionate to the powers and budgets being devolved. One Yorkshire differs significantly in terms of geography and governance from those deals.
As the Secretary of State for Housing, Communities and Local Government confirmed to the House on 28 January, we will consult widely on the UK Shared Prosperity Fund (UKSPF). This will allow all interested parties the opportunity to input their views directly to government and ensure the UKSPF works for all places across the UK. Final decisions on the quantum and administration of the Fund...
Ministerial responsibilities can be found at https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/government-minist ers-and-responsibilities.
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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 14 debates in the last year — well below average amongst MPs. See all Jake Berry’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 90.77% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — above average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
- 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") 159 times in debates — below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)
Register of Members’ Interests
Last updated: 4 Feb 2019.
3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK
Name of donor: Motor Sports Association
Address of donor: Motor Sports House, Riverside Park, Colnbrook, Slough SL3 0HG
Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: Two tickets for British Grand Prix
with hospitality, total value £1,116
Date received: 8 July 2018
Date accepted: 8 July 2018
Donor status: company, registration 1344829
(Registered 26 July 2018)
6. Land and property portfolio: (i) value over £100,000 and/or (ii) giving rental income of over £10,000 a year
Until February 2018, share of commercial property in Liverpool: (i). (Updated 12 January 2015 and 15 June 2018)
Until February 2018, a share of a flat in Liverpool: (i) and (ii). (Updated 15 June 2018)
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)
From January 2018, a house in Helmshore, Rossendale (i). (Registered 15 June 2018)
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