Jake Berry campaigned to remain in the European Union
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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 encouraging occupational pensions Show votes
Generally voted for a referendum on the UK's membership of the EU Show votes
Consistently voted against raising welfare benefits at least in line with prices Show votes
Almost always voted for fewer MPs in the House of Commons Show votes
Almost always voted for a reduction in spending on welfare benefits Show votes
Voted a mixture of for and against a wholly elected House of Lords Show votes
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At this time of year postal volume starts to increase. It is therefore high time we had a debate on the future of the sorting office in Bacup. If that were to close at Christmas, my constituents would have a 15-mile round trip to collect parcels, which is completely unacceptable.
As I am someone who, in the previous Parliament, had the privilege of bringing a private Member’s Bill through this place, I hope that the Leader of the House will give serious consideration to reforms to the system. When I listened to coverage of the day’s proceedings on Friday night, my toes curled with embarrassment at the shabby treatment of the Turing Bill.
Recently the leader of Rossendale Borough Council and I wrote jointly to the Minister for Housing and Planning to say that our objectively assessed housing requirement did not take account of topographical and flooding issues in the Rossendale valley. Will the Secretary of State, on behalf of our hon. Friend the Minister, agree to a meeting with the leader of the local authority, Alyson...
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Conservative MP for Rossendale and Darwen
Entered the House of Commons on 6 May 2010 — General election
Topics of interest
- Innovation and Skills
- Environment Food and Rural Affairs
- Culture Media and Sport
- Home Department
- Agriculture: Subsidies
- Contact Orders: Grandparents
- Housing: Construction
- Pupils: Disadvantaged
- Mobile Phones
Currently held offices
- Member, Finance Committee (Commons) (since 20 Jul 2015)
Previous MPs in this constituency
Public bill committees (Sittings attended)
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- Has spoken in 49 debates in the last year — above average amongst MPs. See all Jake Berry’s speeches
- Has received answers to 17 written questions in the last year — 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 91.50% 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") 106 times in debates — below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)
Register of Members’ Interests
Last updated: 17 Oct 2016.
1. Employment and earnings
Consultant to Squire Patton Boggs
(formerly Squire, Sanders and Dempsey
(UK) LLP) as a consultant solicitor advising on client services, business development and on other specific matters. Address: Trinity Court, 16 John Dalton Street, Manchester M60 8HS. Paid £1,250 per month, until further notice. Payment received on a monthly basis. (Updated 11 June 2014
and 20 July 2015
3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK sources
Name of donor: ITV
Address of donor: London TV Centre, London SE1 9LT
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: ticket and hospitality for England v Uruguay rugby world cup match, value £875
Date received: 10 October 2015
Date accepted: 10 October 2015
Donor status: company, registration no 4967001
(Registered 13 October 2015)
Name of donor: Squire Patton Boggs
Address of donor: Trinity Court, 16 John Dalton St, Manchester M60 8HS
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: sponsorship of a private party for Members of Parliament
that I co-hosted with three other MPs; value £10,000
Date received: 15 December 2015
Date accepted: 15 December 2015
Donor status: company, registration OC
(Registered 11 January 2016
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).
A house in Rhoscolyn, North Wales: (i) and (ii).
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