James Cleverly

The Secretary of State for the Home Department

Conservative MP for Braintree

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James Cleverly’s voting in Parliament

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

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Recent appearances

  • Criminal Justice Bill 28 Nov 2023

    I beg to move, That the Bill be now read a Second time. Victims of crime must have justice, and lawbreakers must face the consequences of their actions. This Criminal Justice Bill will give the police the powers they need to crack down on criminals and ensure that those who pose the biggest threat to the public are imprisoned for longer. It will give the public greater trust in the police and...
  • Criminal Justice Bill 28 Nov 2023

    I do not have the figures to hand, but the—
  • Criminal Justice Bill 28 Nov 2023

    The right hon. Lady has made an intervention. Let me make some progress now—[Interruption.] If she had the answer, she could have just stood up and said it rather than making this rather performative intervention. I will make some progress. We have also taken the fight to the county lines drug gangs and to antisocial behaviour. Of course, these successes are not the Government’s alone,...

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Conservative MP for Braintree

Entered the House of Commons on 8 May 2015 — General election

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Topics of interest

James Cleverly campaigned to leave the European Union Source: BBC

  • Foreign and Commonwealth Office
  • Ministry of Defence
  • Cabinet Office
  • Home Office
  • Scotland Office
  • Commonwealth Secretariat: Finance
  • MOD Wethersfield
  • Commonwealth Secretariat: Public Appointments
  • Elections: Fraud
  • Ministry of Defence: Property

Currently held offices

  • The Secretary of State for the Home Department (since 13 Nov 2023)

Other offices held in the past

  • Foreign Secretary, Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office ( 6 Sep 2022 to 13 Nov 2023)
  • The Secretary of State for Education ( 7 Jul 2022 to 6 Sep 2022)
  • Minister of State (Minister for Europe) ( 8 Feb 2022 to 7 Jul 2022)
  • Minister of State (Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office) ( 2 Sep 2020 to 8 Feb 2022)
  • Minister of State (Foreign and Commonwealth Office) (Joint with the Department for International Development) (13 Feb 2020 to 2 Sep 2020)
  • Minister without Portfolio (24 Jul 2019 to 13 Feb 2020)
  • Co-Chair, Conservative Party (24 Jul 2019 to 13 Feb 2020)
  • Party Chair, Conservative Party (24 Jul 2019 to 6 Nov 2019)
  • The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Exiting the European Union ( 4 Apr 2019 to 24 Jul 2019)
  • Deputy Chair, Conservative Party ( 8 Jan 2018 to 4 Apr 2019)
  • Member, Consolidation, &c., Bills (Joint Committee) ( 6 Nov 2017 to 6 Nov 2019)
  • Member, International Trade Committee (31 Oct 2016 to 3 May 2017)
  • Member, Consolidation, &c., Bills (Joint Committee) ( 9 Nov 2015 to 3 May 2017)

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Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 27 Nov 2023.

3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK sources
Name of donor: Glyn Hopkin
Address of donor: private
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: Two tickets with hospitality for a Tottenham Hotspur match, value £877.98
Date received: 14 January 2023
Date accepted: 14 January 2023
Donor status: individual
(Registered 26 January 2023)
8. Miscellaneous
Officer in the Reserve Forces. I have received no payments since my election. (Registered 04 June 2016; updated 27 October 2016)

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