Voting Record — MPs for West Renfrewshire

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

NameFromToPartyRebellions (explain...)Attendance (explain...)
Jim Sheridan (show only their votes) 7 Jun 2001 11 Apr 2005 Lab 12 votes out of 1086, 1.1% 1086 votes out of 1246, 87.2%
Tommy Graham (show only their votes) 10 Sep 1998 14 May 2001 Independent Labour no whip 25 votes out of 914, 2.7%
Tommy Graham (show only their votes) 1 May 1997 9 Sep 1998 Lab 0 votes out of 59, 0.0% 59 votes out of 359, 16.4%

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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 Jim Sheridan MP
HouseDateSubjectJim SheridanLab VoteRôle
Commons26 Jan 2005Modernisation of the House of Commons minorityno Rebel
Commons26 Jan 2005Modernisation of the House of Commons Majorityno Rebel
Commons2 Nov 2004Children Bill [Lords] — New Clause 12 — Reasonable punishment minorityno Rebel
Commons4 May 2004Scottish Parliament (Constituencies) Bill — [Sir Alan Haselhurst in the Chair] — Clause 1 — Constituencies and Regions 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
Commons29 Oct 2003Cannabis — reclassification from class B to class C minorityaye Rebel
Commons4 Feb 2003House of Lords Reform — Option 1 (Fully Appointed) — rejected minorityno Rebel
Commons29 Oct 2002New Provision for Earlier Sittings on Wednesdays, and for Thursdays and Fridays minorityno Rebel
Commons9 Jul 2002Mersey Tunnels Bill (By Order) minorityaye Rebel
Commons9 Jul 2002Mersey Tunnels Bill (By Order) minorityaye Rebel
Commons20 May 2002Adoption and Children Bill — [3rd Allotted Day] — Clause 131 — General interpretation, etc. minorityno Rebel
Votes by Tommy Graham MP
HouseDateSubjectTommy GrahamIndependent Labour VoteRôle
Commons23 Oct 2000Election of Speaker Majoritynone Free
Commons23 Oct 2000Election of Speaker Majoritynone Free
Commons23 Oct 2000Election of Speaker Majoritynone Free
Commons23 Oct 2000Election of Speaker Majoritynone Free
Commons23 Oct 2000Election of Speaker Majoritynone Free
Commons23 Oct 2000Election of Speaker Majoritynone Free
Commons23 Oct 2000Election of Speaker Majoritynone Free
Commons23 Oct 2000Election of Speaker Majoritynone Free
Commons23 Oct 2000Election of Speaker Majoritynone Free
Commons23 Oct 2000Election of Speaker minoritynone Free
Commons23 Oct 2000Election of Speaker Majoritynone Free
Commons23 Oct 2000Election of Speaker Majoritynone Free
Commons5 Apr 2000Freedom of Information Bill — Investigations and proceedings conducted by public authorities minoritynone Free
Commons5 Apr 2000Freedom of Information Bill — Delete security services exemption — rejected Majoritynone Free
Commons5 Apr 2000Freedom of Information Bill — The Information Commissioner or Ombudsman Majoritynone Free
Commons5 Apr 2000Freedom of Information Bill — Discretionary disclosures minoritynone Free
Commons28 Feb 2000Defence White Paper — Approved Majoritynone Free
Commons28 Feb 2000Defence White Paper — Decline to approve Majoritynone Free
Commons31 Jan 2000Utilities Bill Majoritynone Free
Commons18 Jan 2000Health Care Majoritynone Free
Commons24 Feb 1999City of London (Ward Elections) Bill (By Order) Majoritynone Free
Commons24 Feb 1999Social Security Contributions (Transfer of Functions, etc.) Bill - Information Majoritynone Free
Commons2 Dec 1998European Parliamentary Elections Bill Majoritynone Free
Commons2 Dec 1998European Parliamentary Elections Bill (Allocation of Time) Majoritynone Free
Commons20 Oct 1998Strategic Defence Review — Approval Majoritynone Free
Votes by Tommy Graham MP
HouseDateSubjectTommy GrahamLab 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
0% Academy Schools - for
84% Additional Rate of Income Tax - Increase
50% Against On-Shore Wind Turbines
67% Apprenticeships
100% Asylum System - More strict
100% Ban fox hunting
92% Bankers' Bonus Tax
81% Business and community control of schools: For
0% Cap or Reduce Civil Service Redundancy Payments
0% Civil aviation pollution - For limiting
33% Closed Material Proceedure
22% Coalition Programme for Government - For
100% Control Orders
100% Crossrail - In favour
25% Cull Badgers
75% Deployment of UK armed forces in Afghanistan
10% Employee Shareholder Status
0% Encourage and incentivise saving
0% End support for some 16-18 yr olds in education
94% Energy Prices - More Affordable
6% Equal Number of Electors Per Constituency - for
78% European Union - For
4% Excess Bedroom Benefit Penalty for Social Tenants
29% Fixed Term Parliaments
100% Foundation hospitals - In favour
100% Fox hunting - Ban
36% Fully Elected House of Lords
34% Further Devolution to Scotland
50% Further devolution to Wales
50% Gambling - Against permissiveness
7% GP Commissioning in the NHS
35% Higher taxes on alcoholic drinks
21% Higher taxes on banks
0% Hold a UK referendum on Lisbon EU Treaty
58% Homosexuality - Equal rights
70% HS2 - In Favour
67% Human Rights and Equality
100% Identity cards - For introduction
80% Incentivise Low Carbon Electricity Generation
100% Incentivise membership of press regulator
28% Increase Air Passenger Duty
6% Increase the income tax - tax free allowance
12% Increase VAT
0% Inheritance Tax
99% Iraq 2003 - For the invasion
3% Iraq Investigation - Necessary
100% Jobs Guarantee for Long Term Young Unemployed
100% Limit NHS Foundation Trust Private Patient Income
0% Localise Council Tax Support
44% Lower taxes on petrol & diesel for motor vehicles
52% Make it easier to trigger a new election for an MP
100% Mansion Tax
25% Mass Retention of Communications Data
12% Measures to reduce tax avoidance.
100% Military Action against Daesh / ISIL
85% Ministers Can Intervene in Coroners' Inquests
88% Minumum Wage
100% More Generous Benefits for Ill and Disabled
65% More powers for local councils
18% No detention without charge or trial
92% No Polls Clash With MP Election System Referendum
100% Nuclear power - For
100% Parliamentary scrutiny - Reduce
83% Pension auto-enrolment - For
8% Police and Crime Commissioners
98% Post office - in favour of Government policy
2% Post office closures - against
100% Prevent abuse of zero hours contracts
0% Privatise Royal Mail
35% Promote Occupational Pensions
50% Proportional Representation Voting System - For
2% Protesting near Parliament - Unrestricted
50% Public Ownership of Railways
100% Rail Fares - Lower
85% Recreational drugs - Against legalization
83% Reduce capital gains tax
0% Reduce central funding for local government
14% Reduce Spending on Welfare Benefits
12% Reduce the rate of Corporation Tax
8% Reducing the number of MPs - for
14% Referendum on Alternative Vote for MP Elections
33% Referendum on the UK's membership of the EU - For
8% Referendums for Directly Elected City Mayors
50% Register of Lobbyists
33% Regulation of Shale Gas Extraction
83% Remove Hereditary Peers from the House of Lords
83% Require Pub Companies to Offer Rent Only Leases
41% Restrict 3rd party campaigners during elections
43% Restrict Scope of Legal Aid
0% Retention of Business Rates by Local Government
100% Right to strike
69% Same Sex Marriage - for
21% Schools - Greater Autonomy
0% Sell England's Public Forests
92% Smoking ban - In favour
100% State control of bus services
68% Stop climate change
78% Stronger Military Covenant
40% Tax Incentives for Companies Investing in Assets
100% Teach children about drugs, sexuality and health
0% Termination of pregnancy - against
100% Terrorism laws - For
0% The UK should not ratify the Lisbon Treaty
0% Trade Union Regulation
32% Transexuality - Against legal recognition
23% Transparency of Parliament
100% Trident replacement - In favour
0% Tuition fees - Set Upper Limit at £9,000 per Year
8% University education fees - Should be free
58% University Tuition Fees - For
84% Use of UK Military Forces Overseas
0% Voting age - Reduce to 16
0% War - Parliamentary authority not necessary
70% Welfare benefits ought rise in line with prices

Possible Friends (more...)

Shows which MPs voted most similarly to this one in the 2001-2005, 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
98.4% Robert JacksonWantagewhilst Lab
98.3%Mr Brian WilsonCunninghame NorthLab
97.8% Liam ByrneBirmingham, Hodge HillLab
97.4%Mr David StewartInverness East, Nairn and LochaberLab
97.3% Michael WillsNorth SwindonLab

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