Voting Record — MPs for Makerfield

Note: our records only go back to 1997 for the Commons and 2001 for the Lords (more details).

NameFromToPartyRebellions (explain...)Attendance (explain...)
Yvonne Fovargue (show only their votes) 9 Jun 2017 still in office Lab 0 votes out of 16, 0.0% 16 votes out of 18, 88.9%
Yvonne Fovargue (show only their votes) 8 May 2015 3 May 2017 Lab 0 votes out of 329, 0.0% 329 votes out of 467, 70.4%
Yvonne Fovargue (show only their votes) 6 May 2010 30 Mar 2015 Lab 1 vote out of 898, 0.1% 898 votes out of 1239, 72.5%
Ian McCartney (show only their votes) 5 May 2005 12 Apr 2010 Lab 4 votes out of 579, 0.7% 579 votes out of 1288, 45.0%
Ian McCartney (show only their votes) 7 Jun 2001 11 Apr 2005 Lab 1 vote out of 673, 0.1% 673 votes out of 1246, 54.0%
Ian McCartney (show only their votes) 1 May 1997 14 May 2001 Lab 0 votes out of 674, 0.0% 674 votes out of 1273, 52.9%

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Interesting Votes

Votes in parliament for which this MP's vote differed from the majority vote of their party (Rebel), or in which this MP was a teller (Teller), or both (Rebel Teller).

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Votes by Yvonne Fovargue MP
HouseDateSubjectYvonne FovargueLab VoteRôle
no rebellions, never teller
Votes by Yvonne Fovargue MP
HouseDateSubjectYvonne FovargueLab VoteRôle
no rebellions, never teller
Votes by Yvonne Fovargue MP
HouseDateSubjectYvonne FovargueLab VoteRôle
Commons9 Jan 2013Opposition Day — Rising Cost of Transport — Cap on Rail Fare Increases tellayeaye Teller
Commons4 Dec 2012Public Service Pensions Bill — Clause 9 — Power to Alter Public Sector Pension Ages Following Capability Reviews tellayeaye Teller
Commons4 Dec 2012Public Service Pensions Bill — Clause 3 — Prevention of Reducing Accrued Pension Benefits tellayeaye Teller
Commons28 Nov 2012Opposition Day — Bankers Bonus Tax — Impact of Disability Benefit Changes tellayeaye Teller
Commons26 Nov 2012Small Charitable Donations Bill — New Clause 1 — Annual Report on Gift Aid Small Donations Scheme tellayeaye Teller
Commons5 Nov 2012Growth and Infrastructure Bill — Second Reading tellnono Teller
Commons24 Oct 2012Opposition Day — Police and Crime Commissioner Elections tellayeaye Teller
Commons16 Oct 2012Enterprise and Regulatory Reform Bill — New Clause 12 — Equality Act 2010: Third Party Harassment of Employees and Applicants tellnono Teller
Commons16 Oct 2012Enterprise and Regulatory Reform Bill — Programme tellnono Teller
Commons12 Sep 2012Defamation Bill — Clause 10 — Additional Restrictions to Circumstances Where Someone Other Than The Author, Editor or Publisher of Material Can Have Defamation Action Brought Against Them tellayeaye Teller
Commons3 Jul 2012Finance Bill — New Schedule 1 — Transitory Arrangements — VAT on Alterations To Certain Listed Buildings tellnono Teller
Commons3 Jul 2012Finance Bill — New Clause 12 — Rate of VAT tellayeaye Teller
Commons26 Jun 2012Opposition Day — Defence Reform — Military Covenant — Strategic Defence and Security Review Assumptions tellayeaye Teller
Commons18 Jun 2012Electoral Registration and Administration Bill — Clause 4 — Universities etc. to Provide Student Lists and Students to Be Written to With Individual Voter Registration Forms tellayeaye Teller
Commons18 Jun 2012Electoral Registration and Administration Bill — Clause 4 — Annual Electoral Registration Canvass To Take Place in October tellayeaye Teller
Commons23 May 2012Electoral Registration and Administration Bill — Second Reading tellnono Teller
Commons23 May 2012Electoral Registration and Administration Bill — Individual Electoral Registration — Decline Second Reading tellayeaye Teller
Commons21 May 2012Local Government Finance Bill — New Clause 5 — Report on Effects of Changes to Council Tax support tellayeaye Teller
Commons16 May 2012Queens' Speech — Cost of Living — Public Transport Fares — VAT on Fuel tellayeaye Teller
Commons23 Apr 2012Financial Services Bill — Programme tellnono Teller
Commons18 Apr 2012Finance Bill — Clause 209 — Tax on Bankers' Bonuses tellayeaye Teller
Commons18 Apr 2012Finance Bill — Clause 1 — Report on Additional Rate of Income Tax tellayeaye Teller
Commons18 Apr 2012Finance Bill — Clause 1 — Additional Rate of Income Tax tellayeaye Teller
Commons17 Apr 2012Legal Aid, Sentencing & Punishment of Offenders Bill — Exception in Industrial Disease Cases From Ban on Costs Awards Covering No Win No Fee Success Fees and Insurance Premiums tellnono Teller
Commons17 Apr 2012Legal Aid, Sentencing & Punishment of Offenders Bill — Lords amendments — Exceptions in respiratory (industrial disease or illness) cases tellnono Teller
Commons16 Apr 2012Finance Bill (carry over) tellnono Teller
Commons16 Apr 2012Finance Bill — Second Reading tellnono Teller
Commons26 Mar 2012Budget Resolution — Recovery of Child Benefit from Those with High Incomes tellnono Teller
Commons26 Mar 2012March 2012 Budget tellnono Teller
Commons7 Feb 2012Opposition Day — Banking — Access to Credit for Businesses — Banking Sector Pay Reform tellayeaye Teller
Commons1 Feb 2012Welfare Reform Bill — Clause 131 — Exemption from Child Maintenance and Enforcement Commission Fees tellnono Teller
Commons1 Feb 2012Welfare Reform Bill — Clause 11 — Housing costs tellnono Teller
Commons1 Feb 2012Welfare Reform Bill — Clause 10 — Universal Credit Payments In Relation to Disabled Children and Young People tellnono Teller
Commons24 Jan 2012Local Government Finance Bill — New Clause 7 — Annual Reset of Business Rate Retention System tellayeaye Teller
Commons24 Jan 2012Local Government Finance Bill — New Clause 2 — Safety Net Payment to Local Authorities — Major Redevelopmnet Areas tellayeaye Teller
Commons24 Jan 2012Local Government Finance Bill — Schedule 2 — Consider Needs of Local Authority When Determining Revenue Support Grant tellayeaye Teller
Commons23 Jan 2012Opposition Day — Groceries Code Adjudicator — Clarity of Pricing tellayeaye Teller
Commons11 Jan 2012Opposition Day — Rail and Bus Fares tellayeaye Teller
Commons10 Jan 2012Local Government Finance Bill (Money) tellnono Teller
Commons10 Jan 2012Local Government Finance Bill (Money) tellnono Teller
Commons10 Jan 2012Local Government Finance Bill (programme) tellnono Teller
Commons10 Jan 2012Local Government Finance Bill — Second reading tellnono Teller
Commons14 Dec 2011Opposition Day — Bank Bonuses — Jobs Guarantee — New Homes — VAT — Tax Incentives for Small Companies Employing More Workers tellayeaye Teller
Commons13 Dec 2011Opposition Day — European Union tellnono Teller
Commons14 Nov 2011Education Bill — Clause 39 — Parliamentary Scrutiny of Exemptions for Schools from Inspections tellayeaye Teller
Commons9 Nov 2011Opposition Day — Bankers Bonuses — Jobs Guarantee — Reducing VAT — Tax Incentive for Small Firms to Take on Extra Workers tellayeaye Teller
Commons7 Nov 2011Localism Bill — Clause 94 — Abolition of Regional Strategies tellayeaye Teller
Commons1 Nov 2011Legal Aid, Sentencing and Punishment of Offenders Bill — New Clause 30 — Abolition of Prison Sentences for Public Protection tellnono Teller
Commons26 Oct 2011Opposition Day — Jobs — Recycling — Infrastructure Investment tellayeaye Teller
Commons25 Oct 2011Public Bodies Bill — Third Reading tellnono Teller
Commons19 Oct 2011House of Commons Recess Dates — Winter 2011-12 Majorityno Rebel
Commons18 Oct 2011Pensions Bill — Third Reading tellnono Teller
Commons12 Oct 2011Opposition Day — Jobs and Growth tellayeaye Teller
Votes by Ian McCartney MP
HouseDateSubjectIan McCartneyLab VoteRôle
Commons7 Mar 2007House of Lords Reform — Composition Option 6 (80 per Cent. Elected) Majorityno Rebel
Commons7 Mar 2007House of Lords Reform — Composition Option 5 (60 per Cent. Elected) — rejected minorityno Rebel
Commons7 Mar 2007House of Lords Reform — Composition Option 4 (50 per Cent. Elected) — rejected minorityno Rebel
Commons7 Mar 2007House of Lords Reform — Composition Option 1 (Fully Appointed) — rejected minorityno Rebel
Votes by Ian McCartney MP
HouseDateSubjectIan McCartneyLab VoteRôle
Commons4 Feb 2003House of Lords Reform — Option 1 (Fully Appointed) — rejected minorityno Rebel
Votes by Ian McCartney MP
HouseDateSubjectIan McCartneyLab VoteRôle
no rebellions, never teller

Policy Comparisons

This chart shows the percentage agreement between this MP and each of the policies in the database, according to their voting record.

AgreementPolicy
0% Abortion, Embryology and Euthanasia- Against
6% Academy Schools - for
50% Action to prevent domestic violence
92% Additional Rate of Income Tax - Increase
28% Against On-Shore Wind Turbines
69% Apprenticeships
50% Assisted Dying
16% Asylum System - More strict
23% Balance the Budget Without Borrowing
92% Bankers' Bonus Tax
0% Business and community control of schools: For
0% Cap or Reduce Civil Service Redundancy Payments
16% Closed Material Proceedure
19% Coalition Programme for Government - For
25% Cull Badgers
50% Deployment of UK armed forces in Afghanistan
100% Do more to help refugees inclding children
0% Employee Shareholder Status
15% Encourage and incentivise saving
0% End support for some 16-18 yr olds in education
94% Energy Prices - More Affordable
0% English Votes on English Laws etc.
11% Equal Number of Electors Per Constituency - for
55% European Union - For
8% Excess Bedroom Benefit Penalty for Social Tenants
0% Extend Right to Buy to Housing Associations
40% Fixed Term Parliaments
42% For the UK to Remain a Member of the EU
99% Fully Elected House of Lords
58% Further Devolution to Scotland
66% Further devolution to Wales
92% Gambling - Against permissiveness
0% GP Commissioning in the NHS
100% Higher Pay for Public Sector Workers
20% Higher taxes on alcoholic drinks
30% Higher taxes on banks
25% Higher taxes on sugary drinks
77% Homosexuality - Equal rights
83% HS2 - In Favour
74% Human Rights and Equality
67% In Favour of Mass Surveillance
60% Incentivise Low Carbon Electricity Generation
67% Incentivise membership of press regulator
28% Increase Air Passenger Duty
6% Increase the income tax - tax free allowance
14% Increase VAT
67% Inheritance Tax
0% Iraq Investigation - Necessary
100% Jobs Guarantee for Long Term Young Unemployed
100% Limit NHS Foundation Trust Private Patient Income
0% Localise Council Tax Support
35% Lower taxes on petrol & diesel for motor vehicles
0% Make High Earners Pay Market Rent for Council Home
40% Make it easier to trigger a new election for an MP
88% Mansion Tax
60% Mass Retention of Communications Data
45% Measures to reduce tax avoidance.
100% Member trustees on pension boards
0% Merge Police and Fire under Police & Crime Cmmr
33% Military Action against Daesh / ISIL
74% Minumum Wage
100% More Emergency Service Workers
100% More funds for social care
93% More Generous Benefits for Ill and Disabled
67% More powers for local councils
50% No detention without charge or trial
86% No Polls Clash With MP Election System Referendum
100% Nuclear power - For
0% Pension auto-enrolment - For
0% Phase out of Tenancies for Life
8% Police and Crime Commissioners
100% Prevent abuse of zero hours contracts
0% Privatise Royal Mail
0% Promote Occupational Pensions
53% Proportional Representation Voting System - For
84% Public Ownership of Railways
100% Rail Fares - Lower
14% Reduce capital gains tax
8% Reduce central funding for local government
6% Reduce Spending on Welfare Benefits
10% Reduce the rate of Corporation Tax
16% Reducing the number of MPs - for
1% Referendum on Alternative Vote for MP Elections
50% Referendum on the UK's membership of the EU - For
4% Referendums for Directly Elected City Mayors
17% Register of Lobbyists
38% Regulation of Shale Gas Extraction
99% Remove Hereditary Peers from the House of Lords
0% Replace Higher Education Grants with Loans
88% Require Pub Companies to Offer Rent Only Leases
0% Restrict 3rd party campaigners during elections
10% Restrict Scope of Legal Aid
100% Retain funds from council house sales locally
0% Retention of Business Rates by Local Government
67% Right for EU Citizens in the UK to Stay
100% Right to strike
90% Same Sex Marriage - for
0% Schools - Greater Autonomy
0% Sell England's Public Forests
100% Smoking ban - In favour
99% State control of bus services
77% Stop climate change
100% Stronger Military Covenant
48% Tax Incentives for Companies Investing in Assets
100% Teach children about drugs, sexuality and health
50% Terrorism laws - For
0% Tougher on illegal immigration
0% Trade Union Regulation
70% Trident replacement - In favour
0% Tuition fees - Set Upper Limit at £9,000 per Year
0% University Tuition Fees - For
50% Use of UK Military Forces Overseas
90% Voting age - Reduce to 16
100% Welfare benefits ought rise in line with prices

Possible Friends (more...)

Shows which MPs voted most similarly to this one in the 2015-present, Westminster Parliament. This is measured from 0% agreement (never voted the same) to 100% (always voted the same). Only votes that both MPs attended are counted. This may reveal relationships between MPs that were previously unsuspected. Or it may be nonsense.

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