Kwasi Kwarteng

Former MP, Spelthorne

Spelthorne Conservative

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Former Conservative MP for Spelthorne

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

Left the House of Commons on 3 May 2017 — Dissolved for election

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Topics of interest

Kwasi Kwarteng campaigned to leave the European Union Source: BBC

  • 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

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Public Accounts Committee (31 Oct 2016 to 3 May 2017)
  • Member, Finance Committee (Commons) (20 Jul 2015 to 6 Feb 2017)
  • 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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  • Has spoken in 18 debates in the last year — below average amongst MPs. See all Kwasi Kwarteng’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 7 written questions in the last year — below average amongst MPs.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a very high number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2015, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 87.79% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — well above average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 1 annotation on this MP’s speeches — below average amongst MPs.
  • This MP’s speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 16–17 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
  • 141 people are tracking this MP
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 123 times in debates — below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 2 May 2017.

1. Employment and earnings
18 November 2016, received £104 from the BBC, New Broadcasting House, Great Portland Street, London W1A 1AA, for appearing on 'Business Matters' on 3 November 2016. Hours: 2 hrs. (Registered 29 March 2017)
18 November 2016, received £400 from the Sunday Times, 1 London Bridge Place, London SE1 9GF, for a book review. Hours: 4 hrs. (Registered 29 March 2017)
22 November 2016, received £800 from Kings College, Strand, London WC2R 2LS, for delivering a talk to Indian Parliamentarians on 7 November 2016. Hours: 6 hrs. (Registered 29 March 2017)
16 February 2017, received £750 from RT TV, Millbank Tower, Millbank, London SW1P 4QP, for appearing on 'Sam Delaney’s News Thing' on 2 February 2017. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 29 March 2017)
25 March 2017, received £5,000 from JM Finn (investment managers), 4 Coleman Street, London EC2R 5TA, for delivering keynote speech at the JM Finn & Co Investment Conference. Hours: 8 hrs. (Registered 30 March 2017)
23 February 2017, received £200 for online article for CAPX, 57 Tufton Street, London SW1P 3QL. Hours: 3 hrs. (Registered 03 April 2017)
Payment of £200 expected from Arab Weekly, Alarab Publishing House, 66 Hammersmith Road, London W12 8UD, for an article written on 24 March 2017. Hours: 4 hrs. (Registered 12 April 2017)
4. Visits outside the UK
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)
Name of donor: Conservative Middle East Council
Address of donor: 55 Tufton Street, London SW1P 3QL

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Flights, accommodation and food with a value of £974

Destination of visit: Libya

Dates of visit: 2-7 March 2017

Purpose of visit: Parliamentary fact-finding.

(Registered 30 March 2017)
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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