David Gauke

MP, South West Hertfordshire

South West Hertfordshire Conservative

David Gauke campaigned to remain in the European Union

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David Gauke’s voting in Parliament

David Gauke is a Conservative MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Conservative MPs.

However, David Gauke sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:

  • David Gauke generally voted for removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords, while most Conservative MPs generally voted against. Show votes

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David Gauke has never rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — HM Treasury: Biotechnology and Drugs: Industry 20 Sep 2016

    The Treasury regularly engages with businesses from all sectors and values the opportunity to hear their views. Over the next month, the Chancellor will be meeting with over 80 representatives from businesses of all sizes, and from a wide variety of sectors and regions, including the bio-tech and pharmaceutical industry.
  • Written Answers — HM Treasury: World Expo: Greater Manchester 16 Sep 2016

    The government is committed to supporting the Greater Manchester events industry, including through VisitBritain, the Government’s Events Industry Board and our 1m Events Support Programme. The Chancellor holds regular discussions with Ministerial colleagues on how we can best support growth in regions across the UK.
  • Written Answers — HM Treasury: World Expo: Greater Manchester 16 Sep 2016

    HM Treasury officials have regular discussions with representatives of the Greater Manchester Combined Authority on how the government can best support this region. The government continues to support Manchester’s events industry through the Government’s Events Industry Board and our 1m Events Support Programme.

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Profile

Conservative MP for South West Hertfordshire

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

Expenses

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 Chief Secretary to the Treasury (since 14 Jul 2016)

Other offices held in the past

  • 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)

Numerology

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More about this

  • Has spoken in 30 debates in the last year — 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 87.20% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — 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.
  • 107 people are tracking this MP — email me updates on David Gauke’s activity
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 1085 times in debates — well above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 5 Sep 2016.

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

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: three hospitality tickets with a total value of £600

Date received: 16 July 2016

Date accepted: 16 July 2016

Donor status: company, registration 3251364

(Registered 28 July 2016)

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