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Robert Halfon’s voting in Parliament

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

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  • Robert Halfon voted against investigations into the Iraq war, while most Conservative MPs generally voted for. Show votes

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Conservative MP for Harlow

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

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Topics of interest

Robert Halfon campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC

  • Department of Health and Social Care
  • Department for Education
  • Business
  • Innovation and Skills
  • Treasury
  • Justice
  • Hospitals: Parking
  • Departmental Conferences
  • Apprentices
  • Institute for Fiscal Studies
  • House of Commons: Apprentices

Currently held offices

  • Member, Liaison Committee (Commons) (since 20 May 2020)
  • Chair, Education Committee (since 27 Jan 2020)
  • Chair, Education Committee (since 27 Jan 2020)

Other offices held in the past

  • Chair, Education Committee (27 Jan 2020 to 6 Nov 2019)
  • Chair, Education Committee (27 Jan 2020 to 6 Nov 2019)
  • Member, Liaison Committee Sub-committee on the effectiveness and influence of the select committee system (13 Feb 2019 to 6 Nov 2019)
  • Member, Liaison Committee (Commons) (6 Nov 2017 to 6 Nov 2019)
  • Chair, Education Committee (12 Jul 2017 to 6 Nov 2019)
  • Chair, Education Committee (12 Jul 2017 to 6 Nov 2019)
  • Minister of State (Department of Education) (Apprenticeships and Skills) (17 Jul 2016 to 12 Jun 2017)
  • Minister without Portfolio (8 May 2015 to 17 Jul 2016)
  • Member, Public Administration Committee (12 Jul 2010 to 12 May 2014)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 20 Jul 2020.

1. Employment and earnings
Payments from Ipsos MORI, 3 Thomas More Square, London E1W 1YW:
20 August 2019, received £200 for a survey on 16 July 2019. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 21 August 2019)
Payments from NewsUK,1 Kemp House, 160 City Road, London EC1V 2NX:
3 October 2019, received £300 for presenter contribution on TalkRadio on 1 July 2019, 22 July 2019 and 16 September 2019. Hours: 7.5 hrs. (Registered 14 October 2019)
27 September 2019, received £1,000 from Michael Mosbacher, [private address], for writing four articles for Standpoint Magazine. Hours: 8 hrs. (Registered 04 October 2019)
4 March 2020, received £200 from the BBC, Broadcasting House, Portland Place, London W1A 1AA, for a programme contribution on BBC Radio 4 on 21 February 2020. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 10 March 2020)
12 March 2020, received £200 from the Social Affairs Unit, 10 Greenwich Quay, London SE8 3EY, for an article for Standpoint Magazine. Hours: 3 hrs. (Registered 09 April 2020)
2. (a) Support linked to an MP but received by a local party organisation or indirectly via a central party organisation
Name of donor: John Fearon
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000 to my local association's fighting fund

Donor status: individual

(Registered 02 August 2019)
Name of donor: Lord Stanley Kalms
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000 to my local association's fighting fund

Donor status: individual

(Registered 23 October 2019)
Name of donor: David Davison
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000 to my local association's fighting fund

Donor status: individual

(Registered 28 October 2019)
Name of donor: Patrick Barbour
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,500 to my local association's fighting fund

Donor status: individual

(Registered 29 October 2019)
Name of donor: Edward Atkin
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £3,000 to my local association's fighting fund

Donor status: individual

(Registered 09 January 2020)
Name of donor: Greg Knight
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £10,000 to my local association's fighting fund

Donor status: individual

(Registered 09 January 2020)
Name of donor: JC Bamford Excavators Ltd
Address of donor: Rocester, Staffordshire, ST14 5JP

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000 to my local association's fighting fund

Donor status: company, registration 561597

(Registered 09 January 2020)
Name of donor: Michael Hintze
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,000 to my local association's fighting fund

Donor status: individual

(Registered 09 January 2020)
Name of donor: John Fearon
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000 to my local association's fighting fund

Donor status: individual

(Registered 09 January 2020)
Name of donor: Alun Eynon Evans
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000 to my local association's fighting fund

Donor status: individual

(Registered 09 January 2020)
Name of donor: IPGL Ltd
Address of donor: 39 Sloane Street, London, SW1X 9LP

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,000 to my local association's fighting fund

Donor status: company, registration 2011009

(Registered 09 January 2020)
Name of donor: Simon Waxley
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £3,000 to my local association's fighting fund

Donor status: individual

(Registered 09 January 2020)
Name of donor: Paul Shea
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,000 to my local association's fighting fund

Donor status: individual

(Registered 09 January 2020)
Name of donor: Peter Cruddas
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £3,000 to my local association's fighting fund

Donor status: private

(Registered 09 January 2020)
Name of donor: KDM Partners LLP
Address of donor: 23a Church Road, Parkstone, Poole, Dorset BH14 8UF

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £3,000 to my local association's fighting fund

Donor status: Limited liability partnership, registration OC358997

(Registered 09 January 2020)
Name of donor: William Macpherson
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,500 to my local association's fighting fund

Donor status: individual

(Registered 09 January 2020)
Name of donor: Lord Stanley Kalms
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000 to my local association's fighting fund

Donor status: individual

(Registered 09 January 2020)
Name of donor: Land Sheriffs
Address of donor: Bencroft Dassels, Braughing, Ware, Hertfordshire SG11 2RW

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £10,000 to my local association's fighting fund

Donor status: company, registration 05681052

(Registered 09 January 2020)
Name of donor: Lord Stanley Fink
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,000 to my local association's fighting fund

Donor status: individual

(Registered 09 January 2020)
Name of donor: System Group Ltd
Address of donor: Ground Floor, Egerton House, 68 Baker Street, Weybridge KT13 8AL

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000 to my local association's fighting fund

Donor status: company, registration 03195134

(Registered 09 January 2020)
2. (b) Any other support not included in Category 2(a)
Name of donor: SAM Learning
Address of donor: 3rd Floor, 1 Ashley Road, Altrincham, Cheshire WA14 2DT

Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: Apprentice who is working 4 days a week (3 days up until 13 February 2019) in my office for 12 months, at a salary of £16,285

Date received: 8 October 2018 - 7 October 2019

Date accepted: 8 October 2018

Donor status: company, registration 02826785

(Registered 23 October 2018; updated 13 February 2019)
8. Miscellaneous
From 29 January 2020, Board of the Harlow Growth Board (Stronger Towns Fund). (Registered 09 March 2020)

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