Charlie Elphicke

MP, Dover

Dover Conservative

Charlie Elphicke’s voting in Parliament

Charlie Elphicke is a Conservative MP, and so on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Conservative MPs.

However, Charlie Elphicke sometimes differs from their party collegues, such as:

  • Charlie Elphicke consistently voted for Labour's anti-terrorism laws, while most Conservative MPs generally voted against. Show votes
  • Charlie Elphicke consistently voted for removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords, while most Conservative MPs generally voted against. Show votes
  • Charlie Elphicke generally voted against allowing marriage between two people of same sex, while most Conservative MPs generally voted for. Show votes

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Charlie Elphicke never rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • Bill Presented: Clause 66 — VAT: refunds to certain charities 25 Mar 2015

    This debate seems to be based on a false premise. The Government have been clear that a rise in VAT is not necessary to balance the books because we do not have a hole in our plans for public finances. The Labour party does have a black hole and it cannot be trusted on anything it says about the jobs tax.
  • Bill Presented: Clause 66 — VAT: refunds to certain charities 25 Mar 2015

    The Government have been clear in setting out their plans in the Red Book, and they have been audited, considered and reviewed by the Office for Budget Responsibility. What are not clear are the plans of the Opposition, although it is increasingly clear that there is a black hole in those plans and that they consistently make it up as they go along. I suggest to the hon. Lady that...
  • Bill Presented: Clause 66 — VAT: refunds to certain charities 25 Mar 2015

    Given that both parties have ruled out an increase in VAT and that the hon. Lady will not commit to a reduction in VAT, it is hard to understand Labour’s position. This debate is a theatre of the absurd.

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Conservative MP for Dover

Entered the House of Commons on 6 May 2010 — General election

Topics of interest

  • Treasury
  • Transport
  • Home Department
  • Communities and Local Government
  • Cabinet Office
  • Government Procurement Card
  • Trust Ports
  • Mapeley
  • Livestock: Transport
  • Dover Priory Station

Currently held offices

  • The Lord Commissioner of Her Majesty's Treasury (since 13 May 2015)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Consolidation Bills (Joint Committee) (6 Dec 2010 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Member, Public Administration Committee (12 Jul 2010 to 4 Nov 2013)

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Last updated: 13 Jul 2015.

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