Graham Evans

MP, Weaver Vale

Weaver Vale Conservative

Graham Evans campaigned to remain in the European Union

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Graham Evans’s voting in Parliament

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

This is a selection of Graham Evans’s votes.

  • Consistently voted for reducing housing benefit for social tenants deemed to have excess bedrooms (which Labour describe as the "bedroom tax") Show votes
  • Consistently voted for university tuition fees Show votes
  • Consistently voted for greater restrictions on campaigning by third parties, such as charities, during elections Show votes
  • Consistently voted against raising welfare benefits at least in line with prices Show 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 removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords Show votes

We have lots more plain English analysis of Graham Evans’s voting record on issues like health, welfare, taxation and more. Visit Graham Evans’s full vote analysis page for more.

Graham Evans has never rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

Recent appearances

  • Business of the House 8 Dec 2016

    The proportion of secondary schools that are good or outstanding in the north-west has increased by 3%, in comparison with a national increase of 13%. Can we have a debate on what measures we can put in place to support northern white working-class boys and girls so that they can achieve their true potential?
  • Written Answers — Department for Transport: Chester-Manchester Railway Line 7 Dec 2016

    To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, whether the Government has a timetable for the electrification of the Chester to Manchester line.
  • Written Answers — Department of Health: Alcoholic Drinks: Consumption 6 Dec 2016

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, if he will assess the main consequences of disparities between the UK Chief Medical Officer's low risk alcohol guidelines and comparative international guidelines.

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Profile

Conservative MP for Weaver Vale

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

Expenses

Topics of interest

  • Home Department
  • Energy and Climate Change
  • Treasury
  • Business
  • Innovation and Skills
  • Health
  • Departmental Training
  • Departmental Security
  • Members: Correspondence
  • Departmental Marketing
  • Departmental Official Hospitality

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Work and Pensions Committee (29 Oct 2012 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Member, Administration Committee (14 Nov 2011 to 25 Mar 2013)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 5 Dec 2016.

2. (a) Support linked to an MP but received by a local party organisation or indirectly via a central party organisation
Name of donor: JCB Ltd
Address of donor: Rocester, Staffordshire ST14 5JP

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,500

Donor status: company, registration 00561597

(Registered 04 April 2016)
Name of donor: Carlton Club Political Committee
Address of donor: Carlton Club, 69 St James's Street, London SW1A1PJ

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,500

Donor status: company, registration 00573221

(Registered 22 November 2016)
4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: International Republican Institute
Address of donor: 1225 Eye Street, NW, Suite 800, Washington, DC 20005

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): airfare and accommodation at a total cost of £1,785.26, and a monetary allowance for incidentals at £184.66; approx. £1,969.92 in total

Destination of visit: Georgia (Tbilisi and Akhaltsikhe)

Dates of visit: 5-10 October 2016

Purpose of visit: to observe elections in Georgia.

(Registered 21 November 2016)
9. Family members employed and paid from parliamentary expenses
I employ my wife, Cheryl Evans, as a Senior Secretary.

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