Voting Record — MPs for Taunton

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

NameFromToPartyRebellions (explain...)Attendance (explain...)
Jeremy Browne (show only their votes) 5 May 2005 12 Apr 2010 LDem 10 votes out of 947, 1.1% 947 votes out of 1288, 73.5%
Mr Adrian Flook (show only their votes) 7 Jun 2001 11 Apr 2005 Con 7 votes out of 876, 0.8% 876 votes out of 1246, 70.3%
Mrs Jackie Ballard (show only their votes) 1 May 1997 14 May 2001 LDem 8 votes out of 766, 1.0% 766 votes out of 1273, 60.2%

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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 Jeremy Browne MP
HouseDateSubjectJeremy BrowneLDem VoteRôle
Commons4 Mar 2010Business of the House — Chair (Terminology) minorityaye Rebel
Commons16 Mar 2009Industry and Exports (Financial Support) Bill — Use of the Chamber (United Kingdom Youth Parliament) minorityaye Rebel
Commons16 Mar 2009Industry and Exports (Financial Support) Bill — Use of the Chamber (United Kingdom Youth Parliament) minorityno Rebel
Commons16 Mar 2009Industry and Exports (Financial Support) Bill — Use of the Chamber (United Kingdom Youth Parliament) minorityaye Rebel
Commons11 Mar 2009Deferred Divisions — Adjournment (easter) Majorityno Rebel
Commons22 Oct 2008Deferred Divisions — Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill [Lords] Majorityaye Rebel
Commons14 Nov 2007Orders of the Day — The Economy and Pensions tellayeaye Teller
Commons24 Oct 2007Legal Services Bill [ Lords] (Programme) (No. 3) — Clause 49 — The Board's policy statements tellnono Teller
Commons16 Jul 2007Opposition Day — [17th allotted day] — Fair Taxation of the Wealthy tellnono Teller
Commons16 Jul 2007Opposition Day — [17th allotted day] — Fair Taxation of the Wealthy tellayeaye Teller
Commons8 May 2007Communities and Local Government — Mental Health Services tellayeaye Teller
Commons8 May 2007Climate Change — new sense of urgency — rejected tellayeaye Teller
Commons27 Mar 2007Royal Assent — Budget Resolutions and Economic Situation tellnono Teller
Commons22 Feb 2007Control Orders — Annual renewal 2007 tellnono Teller
Commons7 Feb 2007Delegated Legislation — merchant shipping tellayeaye Teller
Commons7 Feb 2007Opposition Day — [5th allotted day] — Al-Yamamah Arms Agreement tellayeaye Teller
Commons9 Jan 2007Orders of the Day — Clause 29 — Local housing allowance tellayeaye Teller
Commons9 Jan 2007Orders of the Day — New Clause 3 — Assessment of limited capability for work tellayeaye Teller
Commons11 Dec 2006Orders of the Day — Offender Management Bill tellnono Teller
Commons27 Nov 2006Orders of the Day — Treasury and Work and Pensions tellayeaye Teller
Commons16 Oct 2006Green Taxes — Motion tellayeaye Teller
Commons16 Oct 2006Post Office network — Concern for delays in investment package — rejected tellayeaye Teller
Commons14 Jun 2006Parliamentary and Local Elections (Choice of Electoral Systems) tellayeaye Teller
Commons15 May 2006Legislative and Regulatory Reform Bill — New Clause "21" — Law Commission recommendations "without changes" tellayeaye Teller
Commons14 Mar 2006Animal Welfare Bill — New Clause "8" — Docking of dogs' tails minorityaye Rebel
Commons14 Feb 2006Health Bill — New Clause 5 — Smoke-free premises: exemptions — as amended minorityaye Rebel
Commons14 Feb 2006Health Bill — New Clause 5 — Smoke-free premises: exemptions — private clubs minorityaye Rebel
Commons14 Feb 2006Health Bill — New Clause 5 — Smoke-free premises: exemptions — consideration minorityaye Rebel
Votes by Mr Adrian Flook MP
HouseDateSubjectMr Adrian FlookCon VoteRôle
Commons14 Dec 2004Mental Capacity Bill — Clause 31 — Requirements for approval tellayeaye Teller
Commons9 Nov 2004Civil Partnerships Bill [Lords] — Third Reading minorityaye Rebel
Commons12 Oct 2004Civil Partnership Bill [Lords] minorityaye Rebel
Commons7 Mar 2003Retirement Income Reform Bill tellayeaye Teller
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
Commons29 Oct 2002Start Sittings of the House of Commons at 11.30 am rather than 14.30 on Tuesdays Majorityno Rebel
Commons29 Oct 2002New Provision for Earlier Sittings on Wednesdays, and for Thursdays and Fridays Majorityno Rebel
Commons29 Oct 2002New Provision for Earlier Sittings on Wednesdays, and for Thursdays and Fridays Majorityaye Rebel
Votes by Mrs Jackie Ballard MP
HouseDateSubjectMrs Jackie BallardLDem VoteRôle
Commons27 Feb 2001Hunting Bill Majorityaye Rebel
Commons27 Feb 2001Hunting Bill Majorityaye Rebel
Commons13 Feb 2001Capital Allowances Bill minorityaye Rebel
Commons29 Nov 2000Rewarding Democracy Commission minorityno Rebel
Commons7 Nov 2000Programming of Bills - I. Programme orders: supplementary provisions minorityno Rebel
Commons23 Oct 2000Election of Speaker minorityno Rebel
Commons23 Oct 2000Election of Speaker minorityno Rebel
Commons5 Apr 2000Freedom of Information Bill — Exception from duty to comply with decision notice or enforcement notice tellnono Teller
Commons15 Dec 1999Representation of the People Bill - [Mr. Michael Lord in the Chair] tellayeaye Teller
Commons29 Jul 1998Parliamentary Oaths (Amendment) minorityno Rebel
Commons30 Jun 1998Finance (No. 2) Bill - Tax credit compensation for charities with investments in mixed funds bothaye Rebel
Commons24 Nov 1997Greater London Authority (Referendum) Bill - Functions of the Local Government Commission bothaye Rebel
Commons11 Jun 1997Firearms (Amendment) Bill Majorityunknown Unknown

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
25% Abortion, Embryology and Euthanasia- Against
76% Academy Schools - for
1% Additional Rate of Income Tax - Increase
50% Against On-Shore Wind Turbines
33% Apprenticeships
1% Asylum System - More strict
29% Bankers' Bonus Tax
8% Business and community control of schools: For
70% Cap or Reduce Civil Service Redundancy Payments
98% Civil aviation pollution - For limiting
92% Closed Material Proceedure
78% Coalition Programme for Government - For
0% Control Orders
50% Crossrail - In favour
50% Cull Badgers
50% Deployment of UK armed forces in Afghanistan
80% Employee Shareholder Status
100% Encourage and incentivise saving
50% End support for some 16-18 yr olds in education
6% Energy Prices - More Affordable
88% Equal Number of Electors Per Constituency - for
72% European Union - For
87% Excess Bedroom Benefit Penalty for Social Tenants
60% Fixed Term Parliaments
89% Fully Elected House of Lords
38% Further Devolution to Scotland
30% Further devolution to Wales
40% Gambling - Against permissiveness
71% GP Commissioning in the NHS
61% Higher taxes on alcoholic drinks
79% Higher taxes on banks
100% Hold a UK referendum on Lisbon EU Treaty
99% Homosexuality - Equal rights
70% HS2 - In Favour
69% Human Rights and Equality
0% Identity cards - For introduction
40% Incentivise Low Carbon Electricity Generation
50% Incentivise membership of press regulator
72% Increase Air Passenger Duty
83% Increase the income tax - tax free allowance
81% Increase VAT
50% Inheritance Tax
95% Iraq Investigation - Necessary
11% Jobs Guarantee for Long Term Young Unemployed
36% Limit NHS Foundation Trust Private Patient Income
75% Localise Council Tax Support
42% Lower taxes on petrol & diesel for motor vehicles
60% Make it easier to trigger a new election for an MP
25% Mansion Tax
83% Mass Retention of Communications Data
47% Measures to reduce tax avoidance.
100% Military Action against Daesh / ISIL
16% Ministers Can Intervene in Coroners' Inquests
12% Minumum Wage
7% More Generous Benefits for Ill and Disabled
41% More powers for local councils
38% No detention without charge or trial
8% No Polls Clash With MP Election System Referendum
2% Nuclear power - For
1% Parliamentary scrutiny - Reduce
58% Pension auto-enrolment - For
75% Police and Crime Commissioners
0% Post office - in favour of Government policy
100% Post office closures - against
0% Prevent abuse of zero hours contracts
53% Privatise Royal Mail
66% Promote Occupational Pensions
38% Proportional Representation Voting System - For
50% Public Ownership of Railways
12% Rail Fares - Lower
2% Reduce capital gains tax
100% Reduce central funding for local government
90% Reduce Spending on Welfare Benefits
74% Reduce the rate of Corporation Tax
57% Reducing the number of MPs - for
100% Referendum on Alternative Vote for MP Elections
28% Referendum on the UK's membership of the EU - For
96% Referendums for Directly Elected City Mayors
71% Register of Lobbyists
33% Regulation of Shale Gas Extraction
99% Remove Hereditary Peers from the House of Lords
0% Require Pub Companies to Offer Rent Only Leases
91% Restrict 3rd party campaigners during elections
79% Restrict Scope of Legal Aid
76% Retention of Business Rates by Local Government
0% Right to strike
100% Same Sex Marriage - for
54% Schools - Greater Autonomy
100% Sell England's Public Forests
19% Smoking ban - In favour
0% State control of bus services
63% Stop climate change
22% Stronger Military Covenant
56% Tax Incentives for Companies Investing in Assets
50% Termination of pregnancy - against
8% Terrorism laws - For
67% The UK should not ratify the Lisbon Treaty
100% Trade Union Regulation
58% Transparency of Parliament
17% Trident replacement - In favour
100% Tuition fees - Set Upper Limit at £9,000 per Year
100% University Tuition Fees - For
79% Use of UK Military Forces Overseas
50% Voting age - Reduce to 16
50% War - Parliamentary authority not necessary
0% Welfare benefits ought rise in line with prices

Possible Friends (more...)

Shows which MPs voted most similarly to this one in the 2005-2010, 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.

AgreementNameConstituencyParty
100.0% John HowellHenleyCon
97.7% Mark OatenWinchesterLDem
96.9% Alistair CarmichaelOrkney and ShetlandLDem
95.9% John ThursoCaithness, Sutherland and Easter RossLDem
95.7% David LawsYeovilLDem

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