David Gauke

MP, South West Hertfordshire

South West Hertfordshire Conservative

A selection of David Gauke's votes

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  • Voted strongly against paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disability Details
  • Voted very strongly for reducing central government funding of local government Details
  • Voted very strongly for an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituency Details
  • Voted very strongly for replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons system Details
  • Voted very strongly for greater restrictions on campaigning by third parties, such as charities, during elections Details
  • Voted very strongly against raising welfare benefits at least in line with prices Details

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David Gauke

Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — HM Treasury: Fraud: Taxation 26 Mar 2015

    The table below sets out the information requested where it is alleged that cheques intended for HMRC were fraudulently intercepted with context comparing these cases with the total number of cheques and related value processed by HMRC. Year Month No. of cases reported Value of cases Total cheques banked Dec 13 - Dec 14 2013 December 19 37,125.42 ...
  • Written Answers — HM Treasury: Vat 26 Mar 2015

    The VAT refunded under COS14 rules was 990m in 2011-12, 1,050m in 2012-13, and 960m in 2013-14.
  • Written Answers — HM Treasury: Banks: Switzerland 26 Mar 2015

    Information provided to Her Majesty’s Revenue and Customs (HMRC) by the French tax authorities in respect of individuals indicated to hold accounts at the Geneva branch of HSBC Suisse and understood to be UK residents was supplied to HMRC under the terms of both the Mutual Assistance Directive 77/799/EEC and the Double Taxation Convention in force between France and the United Kingdom...

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Conservative MP for South West Hertfordshire

Entered 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.
  • 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.
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  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 912 times in debates — well above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 30 Mar 2015.

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