Voting Record — MPs for Stoke-on-Trent North

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

NameFromToPartyRebellions (explain...)Attendance (explain...)
Ruth Smeeth (show only their votes) 8 May 2015 still in office Lab 3 votes out of 283, 1.1% 283 votes out of 456, 62.1%
Joan Walley (show only their votes) 6 May 2010 30 Mar 2015 Lab 7 votes out of 868, 0.8% 868 votes out of 1239, 70.1%
Joan Walley (show only their votes) 5 May 2005 12 Apr 2010 Lab 18 votes out of 976, 1.8% 976 votes out of 1288, 75.8%
Joan Walley (show only their votes) 7 Jun 2001 11 Apr 2005 Lab 15 votes out of 897, 1.7% 897 votes out of 1246, 72.0%
Joan Walley (show only their votes) 1 May 1997 14 May 2001 Lab 4 votes out of 893, 0.4% 893 votes out of 1273, 70.1%

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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 Ruth Smeeth MP
HouseDateSubjectRuth SmeethLab VoteRôle
Commons20 Apr 2016Printing Acts of Parliament on Vellum Majorityno Rebel
Commons2 Dec 2015UK Airstrikes Against ISIL in Syria Majorityno Rebel
Commons2 Dec 2015UK Airstrikes Against ISIL in Syria — Decline to Authorise Majorityaye Rebel
Votes by Joan Walley MP
HouseDateSubjectJoan WalleyLab VoteRôle
Commons20 Jan 2015Opposition Day — Trident Nuclear Weapons System Renewal minorityno Rebel
Commons27 Oct 2014Recall of MPs Bill — Process for Prompting a New Election for a Constituency's MP minorityno Rebel
Commons28 Apr 2014High Speed Rail (London — West Midlands) Bill — Decline Second Reading minorityno Rebel
Commons3 Jun 2013Energy Bill — Clause 11 — Subsidy of Nuclear Power Generation minorityno Rebel
Commons9 Feb 2011Police and Criminal Evidence Act (PACE) Code Revision — Stop and Search — Fingerprints and DNA — Entry and Search — CCTV minorityaye Rebel
Commons12 Nov 2010Motion to Sit in Private tellnono Teller
Commons15 Jun 2010Business of the House — Backbench Business Committee minorityno Rebel
Commons15 Jun 2010Business of the House — Size of the Backbench Business Committee Majorityaye Rebel
Votes by Joan Walley MP
HouseDateSubjectJoan WalleyLab VoteRôle
Commons26 Oct 2009Marine Conservation Bill — Marine Conservation Zones designated to conserve marine ecosystem as a whole — rejected minorityno Rebel
Commons18 May 2009Opposition Day — [11th Allotted Day] — Mid Staffordshire NHS Foundation Trust minorityno Rebel
Commons2 Mar 2009Political Parties and Elections Bill — Candidate for MP becoming own election agent does not disclose home address minorityaye Rebel
Commons2 Mar 2009Political Parties and Elections Bill — Home address form must be correct minorityaye Rebel
Commons2 Mar 2009Political Parties and Elections Bill — Parliamentary candidates can keep their home addresses secret minorityaye Rebel
Commons31 Mar 2008Housing and Regeneration Bill — Subsidy arrangements: formula and exclusions minorityno Rebel
Commons31 Mar 2008Housing and Regeneration Bill — Code of practice for consultations — rejected minorityno Rebel
Commons14 Mar 2007Trident Replacement — Maintain Nuclear Deterrent Beyond Existing System minorityaye 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 6 (80 per Cent. Elected) Majorityno Rebel
Commons7 Mar 2007House of Lords Reform — Support for bicameral Parliament minorityaye Rebel
Commons28 Feb 2007Offender Management Bill — New Clause 11 — Restriction on certain arrangements under section 3(2) minorityno Rebel
Commons17 Oct 2006Points of Order — Gambling Act 2005 (Amendment) Majorityaye Rebel
Commons24 May 2006Education and Inspections Bill — End selection by ability — rejected minorityno Rebel
Commons24 May 2006Education and Inspections Bill — Regulate schools' admissions policies — rejected minorityno Rebel
Commons23 May 2006Education and Inspections Bill — Ballot of parents to change from community school to foundation school — rejected minorityno Rebel
Commons15 Mar 2006Education and Inspections Bill — Second Reading minorityaye Rebel
Commons14 Mar 2006Animal Welfare Bill — New Clause "8" — Docking of dogs' tails — Working dogs Majorityaye Rebel
Votes by Joan Walley MP
HouseDateSubjectJoan WalleyLab VoteRôle
Commons19 Nov 2003Health and Social Care (Community Health and Standards) Bill — Clause 1 — NHS foundation trusts minorityaye Rebel
Commons12 Nov 2003Fire Services Bill — Clause 1 — Powers of the Secretary of State minorityno Rebel
Commons10 Nov 2003Water Bill [Lords] — Clause 58 — Fluoridation of Water Supplies minorityno Rebel
Commons10 Nov 2003Water Bill [Lords] — New Clause 1 — Prohibition of Artificial Fluoridation of Water Supplies minorityno Rebel
Commons8 Jul 2003Health and Social Care (Community Health and Standards) Bill — NHS Foundation Trusts minorityno Rebel
Commons7 May 2003Health and Social Care (Community Health and Standards) Bill minorityno Rebel
Commons18 Mar 2003Iraq — Declaration of War minorityaye Rebel
Commons18 Mar 2003Iraq — Case for war not established — rejected minorityno Rebel
Commons26 Feb 2003Iraq — Endorse UN Security Council Resolution 1441 — Final Opportunity for Iraq to Disarm minorityaye Rebel
Commons26 Feb 2003Iraq — Case for war is unproven — 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
Commons4 Feb 2003House of Lords Reform — House of Lords to be abolished — rejected minorityno 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
Votes by Joan Walley MP
HouseDateSubjectJoan WalleyLab VoteRôle
Commons23 Oct 2000Election of Speaker minorityno Rebel
Commons23 Oct 2000Election of Speaker minorityno Rebel
Commons3 Apr 2000Child Support, Pensions and Social Security Bill - Annual increase in basic retirement pension minorityno Rebel
Commons24 Feb 1999City of London (Ward Elections) Bill (By Order) minorityaye 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
0% Abortion, Embryology and Euthanasia- Against
0% Academy Schools - for
50% Action to prevent domestic violence
8% Against On-Shore Wind Turbines
50% Assisted Dying
16% Asylum System - More strict
0% Balance the Budget Without Borrowing
100% Do more to help refugees inclding children
21% Encourage and incentivise saving
0% English Votes on English Laws etc.
0% Equal Number of Electors Per Constituency - for
48% European Union - For
0% Extend Right to Buy to Housing Associations
35% For the UK to Remain a Member of the EU
100% Fully Elected House of Lords
55% Further Devolution to Scotland
58% Further devolution to Wales
67% Higher taxes on banks
100% HS2 - In Favour
100% Human Rights and Equality
67% In Favour of Mass Surveillance
75% Incentivise membership of press regulator
14% Increase the income tax - tax free allowance
92% Increase VAT
80% Inheritance Tax
0% Iraq Investigation - Necessary
0% Make High Earners Pay Market Rent for Council Home
75% Mass Retention of Communications Data
100% Measures to reduce tax avoidance.
50% Merge Police and Fire under Police & Crime Cmmr
100% Military Action against Daesh / ISIL
0% Minumum Wage
50% More funds for social care
94% More Generous Benefits for Ill and Disabled
77% More powers for local councils
50% No Polls Clash With MP Election System Referendum
0% Phase out of Tenancies for Life
50% Proportional Representation Voting System - For
99% Public Ownership of Railways
9% Reduce capital gains tax
25% Reduce central funding for local government
13% Reduce Spending on Welfare Benefits
11% Reduce the rate of Corporation Tax
0% Reducing the number of MPs - for
69% Referendum on the UK's membership of the EU - For
0% Regulation of Shale Gas Extraction
100% Remove Hereditary Peers from the House of Lords
0% Replace Higher Education Grants with Loans
50% Require Pub Companies to Offer Rent Only Leases
0% Restrict 3rd party campaigners during elections
100% Retain funds from council house sales locally
70% Right for EU Citizens in the UK to Stay
100% Right to strike
98% State control of bus services
80% Stop climate change
100% Teach children about drugs, sexuality and health
6% Tougher on illegal immigration
25% Trade Union Regulation
63% Trident replacement - In favour
0% University Tuition Fees - For
100% Use of UK Military Forces Overseas
90% Voting age - Reduce to 16

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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