Kwasi Kwarteng

MP, Spelthorne

Spelthorne Conservative

Kwasi Kwarteng campaigned to leave the European Union

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Kwasi Kwarteng’s voting in Parliament

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

This is a selection of Kwasi Kwarteng’s votes.

  • Almost always voted for replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons system Show votes
  • Consistently voted for university tuition fees Show votes
  • Consistently voted for an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituency Show votes
  • Almost always voted for increasing the rate of VAT Show votes
  • Voted a mixture of for and against a wholly elected House of Lords Show votes
  • Consistently voted for fewer MPs in the House of Commons Show votes

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Kwasi Kwarteng has never rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

Recent appearances

  • Merchant Shipping (Homosexual Conduct) Bill 20 Jan 2017

    I am grateful to you for allowing me to speak, Madam Deputy Speaker, because I want to say a few things that are pertinent to this valiant and impressive attempt by my hon. Friend the Member for Salisbury (John Glen) to bring about a much-needed change in the law. I commend and congratulate him on this, the second occasion on which he has brought forward a private Member’s Bill. I...
  • Merchant Shipping (Homosexual Conduct) Bill 20 Jan 2017

    I am struck by my hon. Friend’s remarks. He clearly has a depth of knowledge. I wonder whether he could enlighten the House about how his role on the Select Committee on Women and Equalities informs his views on this subject.
  • Merchant Shipping (Homosexual Conduct) Bill 20 Jan 2017

    What significance does my hon. Friend place on the fact that the views he describes were enunciated only 20 years ago? That is a very short period in the social history of our country.

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Conservative MP for Spelthorne

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

Expenses

Topics of interest

  • Transport
  • Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs
  • Treasury
  • Environment Food and Rural Affairs
  • Health
  • Egypt: Politics and Government
  • Aviation: Exhaust Emissions
  • Planning
  • Libya: Politics and Government
  • Egypt: Elections

Currently held offices

  • Member, Public Accounts Committee (since 31 Oct 2016)
  • Member, Finance Committee (Commons) (since 20 Jul 2015)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Work and Pensions Committee (4 Nov 2013 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Member, Transport Committee (12 Jul 2010 to 5 Jul 2013)

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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 9 Jan 2017.

4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: (1) Shafik Gabr Foundation (2) Egyptian Foreign Ministry
Address of donor: (1) c/o 7, Hassan Al-Akbar Street, Mokattam, Cairo, Egypt 11571 (2) Nile Corniche, Boulaq, Cairo Governorate, Egypt

Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): (1) Flights to a value of £1,836 (2) Accommodation, food and transport to a value of £850

Destination: Egypt

Date of visit: 14-18 January 2016

Purpose of visit: Parliamentary fact finding delegation

(Registered 26 January 2016)
Name of donor: Saudi Arabia Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Address of donor: Ministry of Foreign Affairs, PO Box 55937, Riyadh 11544

Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): flights, accommodation and transport with a total value of £3,717

Destination of visit: Saudi Arabia

Date of visit: 3-6 April 2016

Purpose of visit: Parliamentary fact finding

(Registered 15 April 2016)
Name of donor: Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Government of Bahrain
Address of donor: P.O. Box 547, Government Road, Manama, Kingdom of Bahrain

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Flights, hotel accommodation, food and transport with a total value of £3,250

Destination of visit: Manama, Bahrain

Dates of visit: 9-12 December 2016

Purpose of visit: To participate in the IISS Manama Dialogue.

(Registered 22 December 2016)
6. Land and property portfolio: (i) value over £100,000 and/or (ii) giving rental income of over £10,000 a year
Flat in Bayswater, London: (i). (Updated 11 June 2012)

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