Opposition Day — Tax Credits — 20 Oct 2015 at 18:52
John Penrose MP, Weston-Super-Mare voted in favour of an impending reduction in the amount people are paid in tax credits.
The majority of MPs voted in favour of an impending reduction in the amount people are paid in tax credits.
The motion rejected by the majority of MPs was:
- That this House
- calls on the Government to reverse its decision to cut tax credits, which is due to come into effect in April 2016.
Votes by party, red entries are votes against the majority for that party.
What is Tell? '+1 tell' means that in addition one member of that party was a teller for that division lobby.
What are Boths? An MP can vote both aye and no in the same division. The boths page explains this.
What is Turnout? This is measured against the total membership of the party at the time of the vote.
|Party||Majority (No)||Minority (Aye)||Both||Turnout|
|Con||316 (+2 tell)||0||0||96.4%|
|Lab||0||218 (+2 tell)||0||95.2%|