Richard Graham

MP, Gloucester

Gloucester Conservative

Richard Graham campaigned to remain in the European Union

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Richard Graham’s voting in Parliament

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

This is a selection of Richard Graham’s votes.

  • Generally voted against a more proportional system for electing MPs Show votes
  • Consistently voted against paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disability Show votes
  • Almost always voted for a reduction in spending on welfare benefits Show votes
  • Almost always voted for increasing the rate of VAT Show votes
  • Consistently voted for greater restrictions on campaigning by third parties, such as charities, during elections Show votes
  • Generally voted for encouraging occupational pensions Show votes

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

Recent appearances

  • State Pension Age: Women 30 Nov 2016

    As other hon. Members have commented, this is our umpteenth debate on the WASPI campaign. We have already covered this ground in huge detail. Indeed, the Work and Pensions Committee produced an extensive report on this subject, entitled “Communication of state pension age changes” in March this year. So what is new today? What has changed? In my view, there are three things....
  • Oral Answers to Questions — Treasury: Concentrix 29 Nov 2016

    While recognising the points made by the hon. Members for Great Grimsby (Melanie Onn) and for Stoke-on-Trent South (Robert Flello) on the Concentrix contract, which will be covered in the Select Committee’s report, I would like to congratulate Treasury Ministers on responding very fast when these issues really came to a climax in August and on being extremely prompt in looking after...

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Profile

Conservative MP for Gloucester

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

Expenses

Topics of interest

  • Work and Pensions
  • Home Department
  • Justice
  • HM Treasury
  • Education
  • Individual Savings Accounts
  • Asylum
  • Social Security Benefits
  • Direct Selling
  • Dangerous Driving

Currently held offices

  • Member, Work and Pensions Committee (since 8 Jul 2015)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Work and Pensions Committee (12 Jul 2010 to 29 Nov 2010)

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
22 September 2015, payment of £200 from Ipsos MORI, 79-81 Borough Road, London SE1 1FY, for opinion survey. Payment made direct to local organisation. Hours: 25 mins. (Registered 18 November 2015)
4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: UK China Forum Ltd
Address of donor: 15 Belgrave Square, London SW1X 8PS

Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): return (premium) economy class air ticket to Beijing, £2,117.09 and three nights in a hotel in Beijing, £124 per night; total £2,489.09

Destination of visit: Beijing

Date of visit: 16-19 November 2015

Purpose of visit: Cross-party Parliamentary visit to attend the 2015 UK-China Leadership Forum organised by the Great Britain China Centre, UK China Forum Ltd and the International Department of the ruling Chinese party, and supported by the Foreign and Commonwealth Office, to discuss how to develop UK-China relations following the State Visit to the UK by President Xi Jinping.

(Registered 02 December 2015)
7. (i) Shareholdings: over 15% of issued share capital
The Graham Montrose Co. Ltd; operating licensed premise (pubs). (Registered 08 June 2015)
8. Miscellaneous
I am a director of the Great Britain China Centre, non-departmental public body. (Registered 08 June 2015)

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