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 against paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disability Show votes
  • Consistently voted for greater restrictions on campaigning by third parties, such as charities, during elections Show votes
  • Consistently voted for a reduction in spending on welfare benefits Show votes
  • Consistently voted against raising welfare benefits at least in line with prices Show votes
  • Generally voted for more EU integration Show votes
  • Consistently voted for encouraging occupational pensions Show votes

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

Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — Department for Communities and Local Government: Public Houses: Non-domestic Rates 2 Dec 2016

    To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government, if he will make an estimate of the number of pubs that will benefit from the extension of rural rates relief.
  • State Pension Age: Women 30 Nov 2016

    I am grateful to you, Mr Deputy Speaker, for giving me the opportunity to speak in this important debate. I am a little surprised that there are so few Members on the SNP Benches. There is a clear need for equalisation of the state pension age. We are all agreed on that. We have an ageing population. People are leading healthier, longer lives. Given that an ever greater proportion of the...
  • State Pension Age: Women 30 Nov 2016

    I do not agree, because, to be fair to the DWP, it has communicated with people. I think it could communicate better, as I have just described, but following the 1995 Act the Department issued a leaflet, among other press and publicity measures including direct mailings, to advise the public of the changes. In 2004, during the 13 years of Labour Governments, the DWP ran an information...

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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: 21 Nov 2016.

1. Employment and earnings
6 November 2015, payment of £200 from Ipsos MORI, 79-81 Borough Road, London SE1 1FY, for opinion survey. Payment made direct to charity. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 17 November 2015)
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)
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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