David Gauke

MP, South West Hertfordshire

South West Hertfordshire Conservative

A selection of David Gauke's votes

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  • Voted very strongly for raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per year Details
  • Voted moderately for removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords Details
  • Voted strongly for a reduction in spending on welfare benefits Details
  • Voted moderately for reducing housing benefit for social tenants deemed to have excess bedrooms (which Labour describe as the "bedroom tax") Details
  • Voted moderately for a referendum on the UK's membership of the EU Details
  • Voted very strongly for greater restrictions on campaigning by third parties, such as charities, during elections Details

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David Gauke never rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • Upcoming Business – Lords: Select Committee 7 Jul 2015

    EU Financial Affairs Sub-Committee: Oral Evidence Session. 10:30 am; Room 3, Palace of Westminster
    Witnesses: (at 10:45am) Evidence will be heard from David Gauke MP (Financial Secretary to HM Treasury).
  • Written Answers — HM Treasury: Economic Situation: Greece 3 Jul 2015

    As the Chancellor has said, we should not underestimate the impact that a Greek exit from the euro area would have on the European economy – or the knock-on effects on the UK. But the economic plan we’ve pursued in Britain these last five years has increased our resilience – and we will take whatever further steps are needed to protect the UK from new risks to our economic...
  • Written Answers — HM Treasury: Revenue and Customs: Telephone Services 2 Jul 2015

    HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) does not have this information and it could only be made available at disproportionate cost.

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Profile

Conservative MP for South West Hertfordshire

Entered the House of Commons on 5 May 2005 — General election

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Topics of interest

  • Treasury
  • Education and Skills
  • Home Department
  • Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs
  • Health
  • Open Source Software
  • Departmental Computers
  • Police
  • Outsourcing
  • Child Benefit: Personal Records

Currently held offices

  • The Financial Secretary to the Treasury (since 15 Jul 2014)

Other offices held in the past

  • The Exchequer Secretary (13 May 2010 to 15 Jul 2014)
  • Member, Tax Law Rewrite Bills (Joint Committee) (9 Nov 2009 to 7 Dec 2009)
  • Shadow Minister (Treasury) (3 Jul 2007 to 6 May 2010)
  • Member, Treasury Committee (13 Feb 2006 to 17 Jul 2007)
  • Member, Procedure Committee (12 Jul 2005 to 11 Jun 2007)

Previous MPs in this constituency

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More about this

  • Has spoken in 32 debates in the last year — above average amongst MPs.
  • 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 high number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2008, 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 13 annotations on this MP’s speeches — above 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.
  • 110 people are tracking this MP — email me updates on David Gauke’s activity
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 937 times in debates — well above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 8 Jun 2015.

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