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.

  • Consistently voted against paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disability Show votes
  • Voted a mixture of for and against a wholly elected House of Lords Show votes
  • Generally voted against a more proportional system for electing MPs Show votes
  • Almost always voted for replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons system Show votes
  • Almost always voted for increasing the rate of VAT Show votes
  • Consistently voted for an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituency Show votes

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

Recent appearances

  • Concentrix: Yemen 26 Oct 2016

    I am grateful to you, Mr Speaker, for calling me to speak in this important debate. A number of issues have been touched on very ably by right hon. and hon. Members on both sides of the House. The first thing we have to consider is that Saudi Arabia—I have visited the kingdom twice in the past three years—is itself on a journey. I first went there in 2013 as part of a delegation,...
  • Concentrix: Yemen 26 Oct 2016

    I know that, Mr Speaker. I just had a rush of blood to the head when I saw the hon. Member for East Lothian (George Kerevan) chuntering from a sedentary position. It is quite clear that the countries I have just mentioned are sources of stability, and it makes absolutely no sense for us to turn our backs on them. On the contrary, we must work with them and make sure that where there are...
  • Libya — [Mr Christopher Chope in the Chair] 26 Oct 2016

    I am grateful for the Minister’s remarks. We have covered many of the issues that bedevil Libya and have a huge impact on our safety and security here in Europe, with particular regard to the question of migration. I conclude by saying this is not the end of the matter, but the beginning of a fruitful and, I hope, effective engagement with many of the issues that have been raised this...

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Conservative MP for Spelthorne

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


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, 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)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)


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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 17 Oct 2016.

4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Kingdom of Bahrain
Address of donor: PO Box 547, Government Road, Manama, Bahrain

Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): flights, hotel accommodation, food and other transport with a value of £3,050

Destination of visit: Manama, Bahrain

Date of visit: 29 October 2015 to 1 November 2015

Purpose of visit: To participate in Manama dialogue

(Registered 06 November 2015)
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)
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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