Robert Jenrick

The Exchequer Secretary

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Newark Conservative

Robert Jenrick’s voting in Parliament

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

However, Robert Jenrick sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:

  • Robert Jenrick consistently voted for allowing terminally ill people to be given assistance to end their life, while most Conservative MPs generally voted against. Show votes
  • Robert Jenrick consistently voted against investigations into the Iraq war, while most Conservative MPs generally voted for. Show votes

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Robert Jenrick has occasionally rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

Last updated: 18 Dec 2017

Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — HM Treasury: Offshore Industry: Taxation 6 Feb 2018

    At the Autumn Budget, the government announced it would introduce a Transferable Tax History for oil & gas companies. This will give investors in UK oil and gas fields certainty that they will be able to get tax relief for decommissioning assets. This should encourage new investment in older oil and gas fields, keeping them producing for longer and supporting employment. The main...
  • Written Answers — HM Treasury: Treasury: Child Care Vouchers 6 Feb 2018

    112 employees of HM Treasury make use of the childcare voucher scheme. The childcare voucher scheme is a salary sacrifice scheme which means that an employee agrees to a reduction in their taxable salary, and receives the equivalent amount in childcare vouchers instead.
  • Written Answers — HM Treasury: European Regional Development Fund 5 Feb 2018

    The government has committed to launch the UK Shared Prosperity Fund after the UK leaves the EU, using money returning to the UK from European structural funds, and to consult widely ahead of its launch. Further details on design will be set out following the consultation; however, the fund will be designed to reduce inequalities between communities, and be focused on domestic priorities.

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Profile

Conservative MP for Newark

Entered the House of Commons on 6 June 2014 — Byelection

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Topics of interest

Robert Jenrick campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC

  • Department for Education
  • HM Treasury
  • Department for Energy and Climate Change
  • Department for Environment
  • Food and Rural Affairs
  • Department for Culture Media and Sport
  • Southwell Minster School
  • Freezing of Assets: Iran
  • Pupils: Per Capita Costs
  • Wind Power: Nottinghamshire
  • Economic Policy

Currently held offices

  • Member, Public Accounts Committee (since 5 Feb 2018)
  • The Exchequer Secretary (since 9 Jan 2018)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Health Committee (7 Jul 2014 to 30 Mar 2015)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

Numerology

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  • Has spoken in 82 debates in the last year — well above average amongst MPs. See all Robert Jenrick’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 4 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 94.87% 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 18–19 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
  • 69 people are tracking this MP — email me updates on Robert Jenrick’s activity
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 147 times in debates — average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 5 Feb 2018.

4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: Armed Forces Parliamentary Trust
Address of donor: House of Commons, London SW1A 0AA

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Return flights to Nairobi £444.77; visa £25; total value £469.77

Destination of visit: Kenya

Dates of visit: 7-12 November 2017

Purpose of visit: visit made as part of the Armed Forces Parliamentary Scheme.

(Registered 21 November 2017; updated 10 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 in a house in Herefordshire: (i). (Registered 12 June 2015; updated 2 December 2015)
7. (i) Shareholdings: over 15% of issued share capital
Until 14 February 2017, director and sole shareholder in Vincent Square Properties; company formed for renovation of my London property, now dissolved. (Registered 12 June 2014; updated 27 October 2016 and 21 February 2017)

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