Voting Record — Baroness Ashton of Upholland (12879)

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

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Interesting Votes

Votes in parliament for which this Lord's vote differed from the majority vote of their party (Rebel), or in which this Lord was a teller (Teller), or both (Rebel Teller).

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HouseDateSubjectBaroness Ashton of UphollandLab VoteRôle
no rebellions, never teller
6 Oct 2008Stopped being President of the Council, Privy Council Office
28 Jun 2007Became President of the Council, Privy Council Office
28 Jun 2007Stopped being Parliamentary Under-Secretary, Ministry of Justice
9 May 2007Became Parliamentary Under-Secretary, Ministry of Justice
9 May 2007Stopped being Parliamentary Under-Secretary, Department for Constitutional Affairs
10 May 2006Stopped being Parliamentary Under-Secretary (also Department for Constitutional Affairs), Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs
10 May 2006Became Parliamentary Under-Secretary, Department for Constitutional Affairs
10 May 2006Stopped being Parliamentary Under-Secretary (also Department for Constitutional Affairs), Department for Constitutional Affairs
8 May 2006Became Parliamentary Under-Secretary (also Department for Constitutional Affairs), Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs
8 May 2006Became Parliamentary Under-Secretary (also Department for Constitutional Affairs), Department for Constitutional Affairs
8 May 2006Stopped being Parliamentary Under-Secretary, Department for Constitutional Affairs
10 Sep 2004Stopped being Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Sure Start, Early Years and Childcare), Department for Work and Pensions
10 Sep 2004Stopped being Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Sure Start, Early Years and Childcare), Department for Education and Skills
10 Sep 2004Became Parliamentary Under-Secretary, Department for Constitutional Affairs
1 Jul 2002Became Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Sure Start, Early Years and Childcare), Department for Work and Pensions
11 Jun 2001Became Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Sure Start, Early Years and Childcare), Department for Education and Skills

Policy Comparisons

This chart shows the percentage agreement between this Lord and each of the policies in the database, according to their voting record.

AgreementPolicy
23% Abortion, Embryology and Euthanasia- Against
69% Business and community control of schools: For
36% Civil aviation pollution - For limiting
50% Control Orders
68% European Union - For
60% Fox hunting - Ban
0% Gambling - Against permissiveness
99% Homosexuality - Equal rights
100% Identity cards - For introduction
50% Ministers Can Intervene in Coroners' Inquests
50% No detention without charge or trial
50% Referendum on Alternative Vote for MP Elections
50% Referendum on the UK's membership of the EU - For
22% Schools - Greater Autonomy
100% Smoking ban - In favour
1% Stop climate change
50% Terrorism laws - For
26% Transexuality - Against legal recognition
50% Tuition fees - Set Upper Limit at £9,000 per Year
50% University Tuition Fees - For

Possible Friends (more...)

Shows which Lords voted most similarly to this one in the Parliament. This is measured from 0% agreement (never voted the same) to 100% (always voted the same). Only votes that both Lords attended are counted. This may reveal relationships between Lords that were previously unsuspected. Or it may be nonsense.

AgreementNameParty
100.0%Lord Birt Crossbench
100.0%Lord Bradley Lab
100.0%Lord Griffiths Crossbench
100.0%Lord Hollick Lab
100.0%Baroness Jones of WhitchurchLab
(21 MPs voted exactly the same as this one)

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