Voting Record — MPs for Reading East

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

NameFromToPartyRebellions (explain...)Attendance (explain...)
Rob Wilson (show only their votes) 8 May 2015 still in office Con 0 votes out of 416, 0.0% 416 votes out of 467, 89.1%
Rob Wilson (show only their votes) 6 May 2010 30 Mar 2015 Con 6 votes out of 1060, 0.6% 1060 votes out of 1239, 85.6%
Rob Wilson (show only their votes) 5 May 2005 12 Apr 2010 Con 15 votes out of 889, 1.7% 889 votes out of 1288, 69.0%
Ms Jane Griffiths (show only their votes) 7 Jun 2001 11 Apr 2005 Lab 17 votes out of 946, 1.8% 946 votes out of 1246, 75.9%
Ms Jane Griffiths (show only their votes) 1 May 1997 14 May 2001 Lab 11 votes out of 1029, 1.1% 1029 votes out of 1273, 80.8%

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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 Rob Wilson MP
HouseDateSubjectRob WilsonCon VoteRôle
no rebellions, never teller
Votes by Rob Wilson MP
HouseDateSubjectRob WilsonCon VoteRôle
Commons27 Oct 2014Recall of MPs Bill — Process for Prompting a New Election for a Constituency's MP minorityno Rebel
Commons21 May 2013Marriage (Same Sex Couples) Bill — Third Reading bothno Rebel
Commons20 May 2013Marriage (Same Sex Couples) Bill — New Clause 10 — Civil Partnerships for All Couples tellayeno Rebel Teller
Commons20 May 2013Marriage (Same Sex Couples) Bill — New Clause 16 — Review Civil Partnerships Following Introduction of Same-Sex Marriage tellnoaye Rebel Teller
Commons5 Feb 2013Marriage (Same Sex Couples) Bill — Second Reading bothno Rebel
Commons11 Jul 2012Sitting Times of the House of Commons on Tuesdays Majorityno Rebel
Commons11 Jul 2012House of Commons Sitting Start Time on Tuesdays Majorityaye Rebel
Commons7 Sep 2011Health and Social Care Bill 2011 — Independent Abortion Advice minorityno Rebel
Votes by Rob Wilson MP
HouseDateSubjectRob WilsonCon VoteRôle
Commons23 Mar 2010Bill Presented — Sustainability of Livestock Farming and Food Production (Strategy) — Clause 33 — Extent tellayeaye Teller
Commons4 Mar 2010Backbench Business Committee tellayeaye Teller
Commons4 Mar 2010Election of Committee Chairs minorityaye Rebel
Commons26 Nov 2009Corporation Tax Bill — The Economy and Business, Innovation and Skills tellayeaye Teller
Commons21 Jul 2009Bills Presented — Bill of Rights tellayeaye Teller
Commons25 Jun 2009North West Regional Grand Committee — West midlands regional grand committee tellnono Teller
Commons25 Jun 2009North West Regional Grand Committee — NORTH eaST REGIONAL GRAND COMMITTEE tellnono Teller
Commons25 Jun 2009North West Regional Grand Committee tellnono Teller
Commons25 Jun 2009Business of the House — East of England Regional Grand Committee tellnono Teller
Commons25 Jun 2009Business of the House — Yorkshire and humber regional grand committee tellnono Teller
Commons25 Jun 2009Business of the House — south east regional grand committee tellnono Teller
Commons25 Jun 2009Business of the House — east midlands regional grand committee tellnono Teller
Commons25 Jun 2009Business of the House — Business without Debate — south west regional grand committee tellnono Teller
Commons19 May 2009Commission for the Compact — New Clause 32 — Retention of samples following arrest tellayeaye Teller
Commons1 Apr 2009Deferred Divisions — Adjournment (May Day) Majorityno Rebel
Commons27 Feb 2009Prayers — Autism Bill tellayeaye Teller
Commons21 Jan 2009Opposition Day — [1st Allotted Day] — Savers tellnono Teller
Commons21 Jan 2009Opposition Day — [1st Allotted Day] — Savers tellayeaye Teller
Commons21 Jan 2009Opposition Day — [1st Allotted Day] — Emergency Care tellayeaye Teller
Commons22 Oct 2008Point of Order — Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill [ Lords] (Programme) (No. 2) Majorityno Rebel
Commons3 Jul 2008MPs' salaries — Increases capped to 2.3% — rejected Majorityaye Rebel
Commons19 May 2008Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill — Testing for sibling tissue compatibility Majorityaye Rebel
Commons19 May 2008Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill — Human-animal hybrid licenses Majorityaye Rebel
Commons14 Mar 2007Trident Replacement — Maintain the UK Nuclear Deterrent Beyond the Life of The Existing System minorityno Rebel
Commons7 Mar 2007House of Lords Reform — Composition Option 7 (100 per Cent. Elected) Majorityno Rebel
Commons7 Mar 2007House of Lords Reform — Composition Option 1 (Fully Appointed) — rejected minorityno Rebel
Commons14 Feb 2006Health Bill — New Clause 5 — Smoke-free premises: exemptions — as amended Majorityno Rebel
Commons14 Feb 2006Health Bill — New Clause 5 — Smoke-free premises: exemptions — private clubs Majorityno Rebel
Commons14 Feb 2006Health Bill — New Clause 5 — Smoke-free premises: exemptions — consideration Majorityno Rebel
Commons26 Oct 2005Terrorism Bill — Second Reading minorityaye Rebel
Commons13 Jul 2005Committees — Administration Committee — Pay for Chairmen of Select Committees minorityaye Rebel
Commons13 Jul 2005Committees — Administration Committee — Pay for Chairmen of Standing Committees minorityaye Rebel
Votes by Ms Jane Griffiths MP
HouseDateSubjectMs Jane GriffithsLab VoteRôle
Commons26 Jan 2005Modernisation of the House of Commons minorityno Rebel
Commons4 Feb 2003House of Lords Reform — Option 6 (60 per Cent. Elected) — rejected minorityno Rebel
Commons4 Feb 2003House of Lords Reform — Option 4 (80 per Cent. Elected) — rejected minorityno Rebel
Commons4 Feb 2003House of Lords Reform — Option 2 (100 per Cent. Elected) — rejected minorityno Rebel
Commons29 Oct 2002Modernisation of the House of Commons minorityno Rebel
Commons14 May 2002Liaison Committee: Power to Take Evidence minorityno Rebel
Commons14 May 2002Payment for Chairmen Majorityno Rebel
Commons14 May 2002Payment for Chairmen Majorityaye Rebel
Commons14 May 2002Modernisation of the House of Commons — SELECT COMMITTEES (No. 1) Majorityaye Rebel
Commons6 Feb 2002Education Bill — No requirements of attendance at a place of religious worship (No. 2) — rejected minorityno Rebel
Commons6 Feb 2002Education Bill — No requirements of attendance at a place of religious worship — rejected minorityno Rebel
Commons19 Jul 2001International Development minorityaye Rebel
Commons16 Jul 2001Select Committees — Accommodation and Works — Transport, Local Government and the Regions Majorityaye Rebel
Commons16 Jul 2001Select Committees — Accommodation and Works — Foreign Affairs Majorityaye Rebel
Commons16 Jul 2001Business of the House minorityaye Rebel
Commons5 Jul 2001Parliamentary Pensions Majorityno Rebel
Commons5 Jul 2001Members' Pay (Expression of Opinion) minorityno Rebel
Votes by Ms Jane Griffiths MP
HouseDateSubjectMs Jane GriffithsLab VoteRôle
Commons15 Nov 2000Genetically Modified Food and Producer Liability (No. 2) minorityaye Rebel
Commons31 Oct 2000Stem Cell Research minorityno Rebel
Commons23 Oct 2000Election of Speaker minorityno Rebel
Commons23 Oct 2000Election of Speaker minorityno Rebel
Commons23 Oct 2000Election of Speaker minorityno Rebel
Commons23 Oct 2000Election of Speaker minorityno Rebel
Commons23 Oct 2000Election of Speaker minorityno Rebel
Commons23 Oct 2000Election of Speaker minorityno Rebel
Commons23 Oct 2000Election of Speaker minorityno Rebel
Commons23 Oct 2000Election of Speaker minorityno Rebel
Commons10 Dec 1997Doctor Assisted Dying Bill — Leave to Bring In minorityno Rebel

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
73% Abortion, Embryology and Euthanasia- Against
100% Academy Schools - for
67% Action to prevent domestic violence
0% Additional Rate of Income Tax - Increase
72% Against On-Shore Wind Turbines
0% Assisted Dying
99% Asylum System - More strict
100% Balance the Budget Without Borrowing
12% Bankers' Bonus Tax
100% Business and community control of schools: For
100% Cap or Reduce Civil Service Redundancy Payments
100% Civil aviation pollution - For limiting
92% Closed Material Proceedure
89% Coalition Programme for Government - For
81% Control Orders
50% Crossrail - In favour
75% Cull Badgers
100% Deployment of UK armed forces in Afghanistan
42% Do more to help refugees inclding children
80% Employee Shareholder Status
85% Encourage and incentivise saving
100% End support for some 16-18 yr olds in education
0% Energy Prices - More Affordable
100% English Votes on English Laws etc.
100% Equal Number of Electors Per Constituency - for
38% European Union - For
96% Excess Bedroom Benefit Penalty for Social Tenants
100% Extend Right to Buy to Housing Associations
83% Fixed Term Parliaments
17% For the UK to Remain a Member of the EU
46% Fully Elected House of Lords
6% Further Devolution to Scotland
9% Further devolution to Wales
28% Gambling - Against permissiveness
100% GP Commissioning in the NHS
82% Higher taxes on alcoholic drinks
60% Higher taxes on banks
100% Hold a UK referendum on Lisbon EU Treaty
41% Homosexuality - Equal rights
100% HS2 - In Favour
33% Human Rights and Equality
0% Identity cards - For introduction
67% In Favour of Mass Surveillance
60% Incentivise Low Carbon Electricity Generation
33% Incentivise membership of press regulator
100% Increase Air Passenger Duty
100% Increase the income tax - tax free allowance
92% Increase VAT
17% Inheritance Tax
76% Iraq Investigation - Necessary
0% Jobs Guarantee for Long Term Young Unemployed
0% Limit NHS Foundation Trust Private Patient Income
100% Localise Council Tax Support
58% Lower taxes on petrol & diesel for motor vehicles
100% Make High Earners Pay Market Rent for Council Home
50% Make it easier to trigger a new election for an MP
13% Mansion Tax
73% Mass Retention of Communications Data
48% Measures to reduce tax avoidance.
100% Merge Police and Fire under Police & Crime Cmmr
100% Military Action against Daesh / ISIL
1% Ministers Can Intervene in Coroners' Inquests
21% Minumum Wage
0% More funds for social care
0% More Generous Benefits for Ill and Disabled
32% More powers for local councils
38% No detention without charge or trial
0% No Polls Clash With MP Election System Referendum
58% Nuclear power - For
1% Parliamentary scrutiny - Reduce
58% Pension auto-enrolment - For
100% Phase out of Tenancies for Life
84% Police and Crime Commissioners
0% Post office - in favour of Government policy
100% Post office closures - against
0% Prevent abuse of zero hours contracts
85% Privatise Royal Mail
84% Promote Occupational Pensions
33% Proportional Representation Voting System - For
16% Public Ownership of Railways
0% Rail Fares - Lower
86% Reduce capital gains tax
100% Reduce central funding for local government
96% Reduce Spending on Welfare Benefits
96% Reduce the rate of Corporation Tax
96% Reducing the number of MPs - for
88% Referendum on Alternative Vote for MP Elections
70% Referendum on the UK's membership of the EU - For
100% Referendums for Directly Elected City Mayors
75% Register of Lobbyists
50% Regulation of Shale Gas Extraction
34% Remove Hereditary Peers from the House of Lords
100% Replace Higher Education Grants with Loans
25% Require Pub Companies to Offer Rent Only Leases
100% Restrict 3rd party campaigners during elections
84% Restrict Scope of Legal Aid
0% Retain funds from council house sales locally
100% Retention of Business Rates by Local Government
16% Right for EU Citizens in the UK to Stay
36% Right to strike
70% Same Sex Marriage - for
100% Schools - Greater Autonomy
100% Sell England's Public Forests
81% Smoking ban - In favour
9% State control of bus services
34% Stop climate change
6% Stronger Military Covenant
56% Tax Incentives for Companies Investing in Assets
0% Teach children about drugs, sexuality and health
94% Termination of pregnancy - against
11% Terrorism laws - For
100% The UK should not ratify the Lisbon Treaty
100% Tougher on illegal immigration
95% Trade Union Regulation
54% Transparency of Parliament
79% Trident replacement - In favour
100% Tuition fees - Set Upper Limit at £9,000 per Year
100% University Tuition Fees - For
96% Use of UK Military Forces Overseas
8% Voting age - Reduce to 16
100% War - Parliamentary authority not necessary
0% Welfare benefits ought rise in line with prices

Possible Friends (more...)

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