Finance (No. 2) Bill — Review — 21 Feb 2018 at 17:30
John Baron MP, Basildon and Billericay voted with the majority (No).
“homogenise the people who work in the banking sector as either saints or demons.”-[Official Report, 18 December 2017; Vol. 633, c. 814.]
“we are on a renewed mission to fight and win the battle of ideas and to defeat socialism today”.
“Remaining united in Parliament is a vital part of ensuring that Jeremy Corbyn remains in opposition”-
“on an unstable and dangerous footing.”
“This new clause requires the Government to carry out a review of the bank levy, including its effectiveness in relation to its stated aims, the revenue effects of the changes made in 2015 and the comparable effectiveness of the bank payroll tax.”
“Its purpose is to ensure that banks and building societies make a fair contribution, reflecting the risks they pose”.
“Political necessities sometimes turn out to be political mistakes.”
The House divided:
Ayes 267, Noes 306.
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||297 (+2 tell)||0||0||94.3%|
|Lab||0||224 (+2 tell)||0||86.3%|