Stephen Barclay

The Economic Secretary to the Treasury

North East Cambridgeshire Conservative

Stephen Barclay’s voting in Parliament

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

However, Stephen Barclay sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:

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

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Stephen Barclay has never rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

Last updated: 29 Jun 2017

Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — HM Treasury: Financial Services 20 Jul 2017

    The government recognises that there are different views on the merits of introducing a duty of care for financial services providers. The government welcomes the Financial Conduct Authority’s commitment to publish a discussion paper to explore the issue of duty of care, as part of the planned review of their Handbook described in their Mission document published in April.
  • Written Answers — HM Treasury: Pay 20 Jul 2017

    The Office for National Statistics (ONS) estimate that total pay increased by 1.8% on the year in the three months to May. In their Spring Budget Forecast, the Office for Budget Responsibility (OBR) also expected wages to increase in each year of their forecast. The Government is taking action to support incomes. This includes increasing the National Living Wage, raising the personal...
  • Written Answers — HM Treasury: Debts 20 Jul 2017

    Based on data from the Office of National Statistics, household debt-to-income ratio was 145% in Q1 2017. This is notably below the pre-crisis high of 160% in Q1 2008. The independent Financial Policy Committee (FPC) was set up by the government to assess and mitigate financial stability risks, including from household debt. The FPC has taken action to ensure against a significant rise in...

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Conservative MP for North East Cambridgeshire

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

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Topics of interest

Stephen Barclay campaigned to leave the European Union Source: BBC

  • Health
  • Home Department
  • Defence
  • Home Office
  • Treasury
  • Departmental Procurement
  • Radicalism
  • Senior Civil Servants
  • Departmental Dismissal
  • Departmental Expenditure

Currently held offices

  • The Economic Secretary to the Treasury (since 14 Jun 2017)

Other offices held in the past

  • Government Whip (17 Jul 2016 to 14 Jun 2017)
  • Assistant Whip (HM Treasury) (13 May 2015 to 17 Jul 2016)
  • Member, Public Accounts Committee (12 Jul 2010 to 23 Jun 2014)

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  • Has spoken in 2 debates in the last year — well below average amongst MPs. See all Stephen Barclay’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 very low number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2015, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 100.00% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — well above average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 0 annotations on this MP’s speeches — below 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") 83 times in debates — below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 2 May 2017.

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