David Gauke

Independent MP for South West Hertfordshire

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David Gauke

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  • Northern Ireland 5 Sep 2019

    It is clear from what my right hon. Friend is saying that if we have a no-deal Brexit and Stormont is not up and running, in order to protect the rights of Northern Ireland we need to take powers; in order to take powers we need to legislate; and in order to legislate the House needs to be sitting. Is it not also clear that if the House does not pass that legislation by the end of October...
  • The Prime Minister Was Asked: Engagements 4 Sep 2019

    The Prime Minister has said that the Prorogation of Parliament is nothing to do with Brexit. Is that still his position?
  • G7 Summit 3 Sep 2019

    The Prime Minister will be aware that many of us are concerned that we are currently on course to leave the European Union without a deal on 31 October, and that we will not have time to negotiate and legislate for a new deal. Those concerns were not allayed by reports in The Daily Telegraph this morning which suggested that in a strategy meeting on 29 July it was stated that the Government...

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Independent MP for South West Hertfordshire

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

Party was Conservative until 3 Sep 2019

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Topics of interest

David Gauke campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC

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

Other offices held in the past

  • The Lord Chancellor and Secretary of State for Justice (8 Jan 2018 to 24 Jul 2019)
  • The Secretary of State for Work and Pensions (11 Jun 2017 to 8 Jan 2018)
  • The Chief Secretary to the Treasury (14 Jul 2016 to 11 Jun 2017)
  • The Financial Secretary to the Treasury (15 Jul 2014 to 14 Jul 2016)
  • 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

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

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  • Has spoken in 16 debates in the last year — well below average amongst MPs. See all David Gauke’s speeches
  • 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 low number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2015, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 66.67% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — well below average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • 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") 1298 times in debates — well above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 16 Sep 2019.

3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK sources
Name of donor: England and Wales Cricket Board
Address of donor: Lords Cricket Ground, St John's Wood Rd, St John's Wood, London NW8 8QZ

Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: Two tickets for hospitality and match at Lords Cricket Ground with a total value of £948

Date received: 14 July 2019

Date accepted: 14 July 2019

Donor status: company, registration 3251364

(Registered 23 July 2019; updated 06 August 2019)
Name of donor: England and Wales Cricket Board
Address of donor: Lords Cricket Ground, St John's Wood Rd, St John's Wood, London NW8 8QZ

Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: Two tickets for hospitality and match at Lords Cricket Ground with a total value of £600

Date received: 25 July 2019

Date accepted: 25 July 2019

Donor status: company, registration 3251364

(Registered 30 July 2019)
Name of donor: England and Wales Cricket Board
Address of donor: Lords Cricket Ground, St John's Wood Rd, London NW8 8QZ

Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: Two tickets for hospitality and match at Lords Cricket Ground with a total value of £300

Date received: 15 August 2019

Date accepted: 15 August 2019

Donor status: company, registration 3251364

(Registered 04 September 2019)

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