Jacob Rees-Mogg

MP, North East Somerset

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North East Somerset Conservative

Jacob Rees-Mogg’s voting in Parliament

Jacob Rees-Mogg is a Conservative MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Conservative MPs.

However, Jacob Rees-Mogg sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:

  • Jacob Rees-Mogg voted against investigations into the Iraq war, while most Conservative MPs generally voted for. Show votes
  • Jacob Rees-Mogg consistently voted against allowing marriage between two people of same sex, while most Conservative MPs generally voted for. Show votes
  • Jacob Rees-Mogg generally voted against fixed periods between parliamentary elections, while most Conservative MPs generally voted for. Show votes

We have lots more plain English analysis of Jacob Rees-Mogg’s voting record on issues like health, welfare, taxation and more. Visit Jacob Rees-Mogg’s full vote analysis page for more.

Jacob Rees-Mogg has hardly ever rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

Last updated: 12 Sep 2018

Recent appearances

  • EU Exit Negotiations 15 Nov 2018

    My right hon. Friend—and she is unquestionably honourable—said that we would leave the customs union; annex 2 says otherwise. My right hon. Friend said that she would maintain the integrity of the United Kingdom; a whole protocol says otherwise. My right hon. Friend said that we would be out of the jurisdiction of the European Court of Justice; article 174 says otherwise. As what...
  • Appointment of Sir Roger Scruton 12 Nov 2018

    Thank you, Mr Speaker. May I congratulate my right hon. Friend on his inspired decision to make beauty an important part of the planning process and his equally inspired decision to appoint Sir Roger Scruton? Sir Roger is a very brave defender of free speech who used to go behind the iron curtain when some people on the other side of this House might have been rather more sympathetic and...

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Conservative MP for North East Somerset

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

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Topics of interest

Jacob Rees-Mogg campaigned to leave the European Union Source: BBC

  • Home Department
  • Home Office
  • Treasury
  • Justice
  • HM Treasury
  • EU Justice and Home Affairs
  • Arrest Warrants
  • Schengen Agreement: ICT
  • Organised Crime: EU Law
  • Extradition

Currently held offices

  • Member, Committee on Exiting the European Union (since 11 Sep 2017)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Palace of Westminster (Joint Committee) (16 Jul 2015 to 3 May 2017)
  • Member, European Scrutiny Committee (15 Jul 2015 to 3 May 2017)
  • Member, Treasury Committee (8 Jul 2015 to 3 May 2017)
  • Member, Speaker's Advisory Committee on Works of Art (1 Jul 2015 to 17 Nov 2015)
  • Member, House of Commons Governance Committee (16 Oct 2014 to 17 Dec 2014)
  • Member, Speaker's Advisory Committee on Works of Art (18 Nov 2010 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Member, Procedure Committee (26 Jul 2010 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Member, European Scrutiny Committee (26 Jul 2010 to 30 Mar 2015)

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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 29 Oct 2018.

1. Employment and earnings
Partner in Somerset Capital Management LLP, 146 Buckingham Palace Road, London SW1W 9TR; investment management:
15 September 2017, received £14,503.51. Hours: 30 hrs in September 2017. (Registered 04 October 2017)
15 October 2017, received £12,505.83. Hours: 30 hrs in October 2017. (Registered 16 November 2017)
15 November 2017, received £14,503.75. Hours: 30 hrs in November 2017. (Registered 15 December 2017)
16 December 2017, received £21,003.53. Hours: 30 hrs in November 2017. (Registered 15 January 2018)
19 January 2018, received £14,503.03. Hours: 30 hrs in January 2018. (Registered 16 February 2018)
15 February 2018, received £14,503.42. Hours: 30 hrs in February 2018. (Registered 07 March 2018)
15 March 2018, received £14,502.79. Hours: 30 hrs in March 2018. (Registered 16 April 2018)
16 April 2018, received £14,922.94. Hours: 30 hrs in April 2018. (Registered 14 May 2018)
15 May 2018, received £14,921.06. Hours: 30 hrs in May 2018. (Registered 13 June 2018)
15 June 2018, received £14,922.82. Hours: 30 hrs in June 2018. (Registered 11 July 2018)
16 July 2018, received £15,037.38. Hours: 30 hrs in July 2018. (Registered 13 August 2018)
16 August 2018, received £15,098.53. Hours: 30 hrs in August 2018. (Registered 13 September 2018)
17 September 2018, received £15,032.76. Hours: 30 hrs in September 2018. (Registered 15 October 2018)
As a client of Somerset Capital Management (SCM), I provide services to The Chestnut Fund, an investment fund. (Registered 27 November 2012)
Payments from the Telegraph Media Group, 111 Buckingham Palace Road, London, SW1W 0DT:
6 April 2018, received £250 for an article. Hours: 2 hrs. (Registered 14 May 2018)
20 July 2018, received £350 for an article. Hours: 2 hrs. (Registered 13 August 2018)
20 July 2018, received £600 for an article. Hours: 2 hrs. (Registered 13 August 2018)
3 August 2018, received £250 for an article. Hours: 2 hrs. (Registered 13 August 2018)
5 October 2018, received £520 for two articles. Hours: 4 hrs. (Registered 15 October 2018)
Payments from the Orion Publishing Group, Carmelite House, 50 Victoria Embankment, London EC4Y 0DZ:
14 September 2017, received £1,640 for writing an introduction to a book. Hours: 3 hrs. (Registered 19 October 2017)
4 December 2017, received £82 for a book reading. Hours: 20 mins. (Registered 20 December 2017)
21 September 2017, received £800 from the Daily Mail, Associated Newspapers Ltd, Northcliffe House, 2 Derry Street, London W8 5TT, for writing an article. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 19 October 2017)
Payments from LBC Radio Ltd, 30 Leicester Square, London WC2H 7LA:
27 November 2017, received £656 for being a cover presenter on 23 October 2017. Hours: 4 hrs. (Registered 20 December 2017)
4 April 2018, received £656 for being a cover presenter on 18 February 2018. Hours: 2.5 hrs. (Registered 19 April 2018)
8 January 2018, payment of £500 made direct to charity by the Cheshire Pitt Club, [private address], for a speech delivered on 8 December 2017. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 17 January 2018)
28 June 2018, received £350 from the BBC, Portland Place, London W1A 1AA, for taking part in a studio discussion. Hours: 1 hr. (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
Farmhouse, land and related buildings in Somerset: (i) and (ii).
Residential property in London: (i) and (ii).
7. (i) Shareholdings: over 15% of issued share capital
Saliston Ltd; holding company
Somerset Capital Management LLP; investment management
8. Miscellaneous
Unremunerated director of Somerset Capital Management Ltd, which is the parent company of Somerset Capital Management (Cayman) Ltd and Somerset Capital Management (Singapore) PTE Ltd. (Registered 07 April 2016)
Unremunerated director of Somerset Capital Management (Singapore) PTE Ltd. (Registered 07 April 2016)
Unremunerated director of Saliston Ltd, which is a shareholder (over 15%) in Somerset Capital Management Ltd. (Registered 20 April 2016)
Unremunerated director of the American Trading Company (Holdings) Ltd (holding company) and the American Trading Company Ltd (property management). (Registered 20 April 2016)
Trustee of the Mitsubishi UFJ Trust Oxford Foundation, which supports the Oxford Union Literary and Debating trust and through it the charitable activities of the Oxford Union Society. Those activities include education and support for free speech. (Registered 20 April 2016)
Trustee of the Oxford Literary and Debating Union Trust, which supports the charitable activities of the Oxford Union Society. Those activities include education and support for free speech. (Registered 20 April 2016)

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