David Gauke

MP, South West Hertfordshire

South West Hertfordshire Conservative

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How David Gauke voted
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  • Voted very strongly against raising welfare benefits at least in line with prices Source
  • Voted a mixture of for and against more EU integration Source
  • Voted strongly for increasing the rate of VAT Source
  • Voted very strongly for replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons system Source
  • Voted strongly against a more proportional system for electing MPs Source
  • Voted very strongly for university tuition fees Source
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David Gauke hardly ever rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • Written Ministerial Statements — Treasury: United Kingdom and Macao (Tax Exchange) 21 Oct 2014

    A Tax Information Exchange Agreement (TIEA) with Macao was signed on 3 September 2014. The text of the TIEA has been deposited in the Libraries of both Houses and will be made available on the website: https://www.gov.uk. The text will be scheduled to a draft Order in Council and laid before the House of Commons in due course.
  • Written Ministerial Statements — Treasury: Peer-to-Peer Loans 17 Oct 2014

    To extend choice for savers the Government are consulting on the proposal to allow peer-to-peer loans to be included within ISAs, allowing earnings on interest to be entirely tax free. The consultation “ISA qualifying investments: consultation on including peer-to- peer (P2P) loans” forms part of the Government’s wider drive to support savers by increasing the choice of...
  • Written Ministerial Statements — Treasury: National Insurance Contributions Bill 16 Oct 2014

    The Government are tabling amendments to the National Insurance Contributions Bill today ahead of Committee stage of the Bill starting on 21 October 2014. The amendments update the Bill to include the 2015-16 class 2 national insurance contributions rate and small profits threshold. The share fishermen’s rate of class 2 contributions in the Social Security (Contributions) Regulations...

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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

Other offices held in the past

  • The Exchequer Secretary (13 May 2010 to 15 Jul 2014)
  • Member, Tax Law Rewrite Bills (Joint Committee) (10 Nov 2009 to 8 Dec 2009)
  • Shadow Minister, Treasury (27 Mar 2007 to 11 May 2010)
  • Member, Treasury Committee (14 Feb 2006 to 18 Jul 2007)
  • Member, Procedure Committee (14 Jul 2005 to 20 Aug 2008)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

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  • Has spoken in 33 debates in the last year — 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 86.49% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — well above average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 12 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.
  • 118 people are tracking this MP — email me updates on David Gauke’s activity
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 779 times in debates — well above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 13 Oct 2014.

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