Voting Record — MPs for West Suffolk

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

NameFromToPartyRebellions (explain...)Attendance (explain...)
Matthew Hancock (show only their votes) 9 Jun 2017 still in office Con 0 votes out of 18, 0.0% 18 votes out of 18, 100.0%
Matthew Hancock (show only their votes) 8 May 2015 3 May 2017 Con 0 votes out of 390, 0.0% 390 votes out of 467, 83.5%
Matthew Hancock (show only their votes) 6 May 2010 30 Mar 2015 Con 9 votes out of 966, 0.9% 966 votes out of 1239, 78.0%
Richard Spring (show only their votes) 5 May 2005 12 Apr 2010 Con 3 votes out of 810, 0.4% 810 votes out of 1288, 62.9%
Richard Spring (show only their votes) 7 Jun 2001 11 Apr 2005 Con 5 votes out of 822, 0.6% 822 votes out of 1246, 66.0%
Richard Spring (show only their votes) 1 May 1997 14 May 2001 Con 4 votes out of 797, 0.5% 797 votes out of 1273, 62.6%

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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 Matthew Hancock MP
HouseDateSubjectMatthew HancockCon VoteRôle
no rebellions, never teller
Votes by Matthew Hancock MP
HouseDateSubjectMatthew HancockCon VoteRôle
no rebellions, never teller
Votes by Matthew Hancock MP
HouseDateSubjectMatthew HancockCon VoteRôle
Commons23 Feb 2015Serious Crime Bill — New Clause 1 — Making Clear Abortion on the Basis of Gender is Illegal Majorityaye Rebel
Commons21 May 2013Marriage (Same Sex Couples) Bill — Third Reading Majorityno Rebel
Commons20 May 2013Marriage (Same Sex Couples) Bill — New Clause 8 — Domestic protection for persons Majorityaye Rebel
Commons20 May 2013Marriage (Same Sex Couples) Bill — New Clause 6 — Protection of Beliefs About Marriage Majorityaye Rebel
Commons20 May 2013Marriage (Same Sex Couples) Bill — New Clause 3 — Conscientious Objection From Registrars to Marrying Same Sex Couples Majorityaye Rebel
Commons5 Feb 2013Marriage (Same Sex Couples) Bill — Second Reading Majorityno 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
Commons11 Jan 2012Trade Unions — Refund of Pay to Employers for Hours Worked by Trade Union Officials on Union Business tellayeaye Teller
Commons13 Oct 2010Public Houses and Private Members' Clubs (Smoking) Bill Majorityaye Rebel
Votes by Richard Spring MP
HouseDateSubjectRichard SpringCon VoteRôle
Commons7 Mar 2007House of Lords Reform — Composition Option 6 (80 per Cent. Elected) Majorityno Rebel
Commons1 Nov 2006Short Speeches minorityaye Rebel
Commons14 Mar 2006Animal Welfare Bill — New Clause "8" — Docking of dogs' tails minorityaye Rebel
Votes by Richard Spring MP
HouseDateSubjectRichard SpringCon VoteRôle
Commons26 Jan 2005Modernisation of the House of Commons minorityaye Rebel
Commons10 Mar 2003Local Government Bill — Maintain Prohibition on Promotion of Homosexuality (Section 28) Majorityaye 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
Commons29 Oct 2002Modernisation of the House of Commons Majorityaye Rebel
Votes by Richard Spring MP
HouseDateSubjectRichard SpringCon VoteRôle
Commons20 Dec 2000Deferred Divisions - Deregulation minorityaye Rebel
Commons13 Dec 2000Deferred Divisions - Fisheries: Total Allowable Catches and Quotas 2001 Majorityno Rebel
Commons26 May 1999Line of Route minorityaye Rebel
Commons13 Mar 1998Wild Mammals (Hunting with Dogs) Bill tellnoaye Rebel 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
50% Abortion, Embryology and Euthanasia- Against
100% Academy Schools - for
33% Action to prevent domestic violence
16% Additional Rate of Income Tax - Increase
58% Against On-Shore Wind Turbines
50% Apprenticeships
50% Assisted Dying
100% Asylum System - More strict
100% Balance the Budget Without Borrowing
8% Bankers' Bonus Tax
100% Business and community control of schools: For
70% Cap or Reduce Civil Service Redundancy Payments
84% Closed Material Proceedure
87% Coalition Programme for Government - For
75% Cull Badgers
100% Deployment of UK armed forces in Afghanistan
42% Do more to help refugees inclding children
90% Employee Shareholder Status
100% Encourage and incentivise saving
100% End support for some 16-18 yr olds in education
17% Energy Prices - More Affordable
100% English Votes on English Laws etc.
89% Equal Number of Electors Per Constituency - for
48% European Union - For
96% Excess Bedroom Benefit Penalty for Social Tenants
97% Extend Right to Buy to Housing Associations
71% Fixed Term Parliaments
17% For the UK to Remain a Member of the EU
55% Fully Elected House of Lords
6% Further Devolution to Scotland
15% Further devolution to Wales
0% Gambling - Against permissiveness
100% GP Commissioning in the NHS
0% Higher Pay for Public Sector Workers
81% Higher taxes on alcoholic drinks
60% Higher taxes on banks
100% Higher taxes on sugary drinks
100% Homosexuality - Equal rights
75% HS2 - In Favour
33% Human Rights and Equality
100% In Favour of Mass Surveillance
40% Incentivise Low Carbon Electricity Generation
33% Incentivise membership of press regulator
89% Increase Air Passenger Duty
94% Increase the income tax - tax free allowance
92% Increase VAT
17% Inheritance Tax
0% Iraq Investigation - Necessary
6% Jobs Guarantee for Long Term Young Unemployed
0% Limit NHS Foundation Trust Private Patient Income
88% Localise Council Tax Support
48% Lower taxes on petrol & diesel for motor vehicles
80% Make High Earners Pay Market Rent for Council Home
40% Make it easier to trigger a new election for an MP
0% Mansion Tax
71% Mass Retention of Communications Data
60% Measures to reduce tax avoidance.
0% Member trustees on pension boards
100% Merge Police and Fire under Police & Crime Cmmr
100% Military Action against Daesh / ISIL
32% Minumum Wage
0% More Emergency Service Workers
0% More funds for social care
3% More Generous Benefits for Ill and Disabled
39% More powers for local councils
0% No detention without charge or trial
0% No Polls Clash With MP Election System Referendum
100% Nuclear power - For
100% Pension auto-enrolment - For
90% Phase out of Tenancies for Life
100% Police and Crime Commissioners
25% Prevent abuse of zero hours contracts
100% Privatise Royal Mail
100% Promote Occupational Pensions
38% Proportional Representation Voting System - For
16% Public Ownership of Railways
12% Rail Fares - Lower
86% Reduce capital gains tax
92% Reduce central funding for local government
92% Reduce Spending on Welfare Benefits
90% Reduce the rate of Corporation Tax
75% Reducing the number of MPs - for
100% 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
71% Register of Lobbyists
50% Regulation of Shale Gas Extraction
55% Remove Hereditary Peers from the House of Lords
100% Replace Higher Education Grants with Loans
50% Require Pub Companies to Offer Rent Only Leases
100% Restrict 3rd party campaigners during elections
89% Restrict Scope of Legal Aid
50% Retain funds from council house sales locally
100% Retention of Business Rates by Local Government
12% Right for EU Citizens in the UK to Stay
42% Right to strike
100% Same Sex Marriage - for
92% Schools - Greater Autonomy
100% Sell England's Public Forests
88% Smoking ban - In favour
1% State control of bus services
29% Stop climate change
0% Stronger Military Covenant
61% Tax Incentives for Companies Investing in Assets
0% Teach children about drugs, sexuality and health
100% Terrorism laws - For
100% Tougher on illegal immigration
95% Trade Union Regulation
80% 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
10% Voting age - Reduce to 16
30% 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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