Voting Record — Brandon Lewis MP, Great Yarmouth (24879)

Brandon Lewis is currently The Minister for Immigration,

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

FromToPartyRebellions (explain...)Attendance (explain...)Teller
9 Jun 2017 still in office Con 0 votes out of 23, 0.0% 23 votes out of 23, 100.0% 0 times
8 May 2015 3 May 2017 Con 0 votes out of 416, 0.0% 416 votes out of 467, 89.1% 0 times
6 May 2010 30 Mar 2015 Con 11 votes out of 1062, 1.0% 1062 votes out of 1239, 85.7% 0 times

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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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HouseDateSubjectBrandon LewisCon VoteRôle
no rebellions, never teller
11 Jun 2017Became The Minister for Immigration,
11 Jun 2017Stopped being Minister of State (Home Office) (Policing and the Fire Service),
HouseDateSubjectBrandon LewisCon VoteRôle
no rebellions, never teller
15 Jul 2016Became Minister of State (Home Office) (Policing and the Fire Service),
15 Jul 2016Stopped being Minister of State (Communities and Local Government),
HouseDateSubjectBrandon LewisCon VoteRôle
30 Mar 2015Stopped being Member, Speaker's Committee on the Electoral Commission
Commons23 Feb 2015Serious Crime Bill — New Clause 1 — Making Clear Abortion on the Basis of Gender is Illegal Majorityaye Rebel
Commons24 Nov 2014Recall of MPs Bill — Clause 1 — If Conviction of MP for Misconduct in Public Office Should Trigger New Election minorityno Rebel
Commons27 Oct 2014Recall of MPs Bill — Process for Prompting a New Election for a Constituency's MP minorityno Rebel
15 Jul 2014Became Minister of State (Communities and Local Government),
15 Jul 2014Stopped being The Parliamentary Under-Secretary for Communities and Local Government,
18 Nov 2013Became Member, Speaker's Committee on the Electoral Commission
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
3 Dec 2012Stopped being Member, Regulatory Reform Committee
29 Oct 2012Stopped being Member, Work and Pensions Committee
6 Sep 2012Became The Parliamentary Under-Secretary for Communities and Local Government,
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
Commons24 Apr 2012Labelling of Halal and Kosher Meat Majorityaye Rebel
29 Nov 2010Became Member, Work and Pensions Committee
26 Jul 2010Became Member, Regulatory Reform Committee

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
67% Action to prevent domestic violence
8% Additional Rate of Income Tax - Increase
72% Against On-Shore Wind Turbines
65% Apprenticeships
50% Assisted Dying
100% Asylum System - More strict
100% Balance the Budget Without Borrowing
12% Bankers' Bonus Tax
100% Business and community control of schools: For
100% Cap or Reduce Civil Service Redundancy Payments
100% 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
100% Employee Shareholder Status
99% Encourage and incentivise saving
100% End support for some 16-18 yr olds in education
6% Energy Prices - More Affordable
100% English Votes on English Laws etc.
95% Equal Number of Electors Per Constituency - for
48% European Union - For
96% Excess Bedroom Benefit Penalty for Social Tenants
100% Extend Right to Buy to Housing Associations
83% Fixed Term Parliaments
14% For the UK to Remain a Member of the EU
50% Fully Elected House of Lords
6% Further Devolution to Scotland
9% Further devolution to Wales
0% Gambling - Against permissiveness
100% GP Commissioning in the NHS
0% Higher Pay for Public Sector Workers
93% Higher taxes on alcoholic drinks
60% Higher taxes on banks
100% Higher taxes on sugary drinks
77% Homosexuality - Equal rights
100% HS2 - In Favour
33% Human Rights and Equality
67% In Favour of Mass Surveillance
40% Incentivise Low Carbon Electricity Generation
50% Incentivise membership of press regulator
95% Increase Air Passenger Duty
96% Increase the income tax - tax free allowance
88% Increase VAT
17% Inheritance Tax
0% Iraq Investigation - Necessary
0% Jobs Guarantee for Long Term Young Unemployed
0% Limit NHS Foundation Trust Private Patient Income
100% Localise Council Tax Support
59% Lower taxes on petrol & diesel for motor vehicles
100% Make High Earners Pay Market Rent for Council Home
52% Make it easier to trigger a new election for an MP
0% Mansion Tax
77% Mass Retention of Communications Data
54% 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
16% Minumum Wage
0% More Emergency Service Workers
0% More funds for social care
0% More Generous Benefits for Ill and Disabled
30% 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
100% Phase out of Tenancies for Life
100% Police and Crime Commissioners
0% Prevent abuse of zero hours contracts
100% Privatise Royal Mail
100% Promote Occupational Pensions
38% Proportional Representation Voting System - For
17% Public Ownership of Railways
0% Rail Fares - Lower
73% Reduce capital gains tax
100% Reduce central funding for local government
99% Reduce Spending on Welfare Benefits
92% Reduce the rate of Corporation Tax
85% 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
83% Referendums for Directly Elected City Mayors
83% Register of Lobbyists
50% Regulation of Shale Gas Extraction
50% Remove Hereditary Peers from the House of Lords
100% Replace Higher Education Grants with Loans
25% Require Pub Companies to Offer Rent Only Leases
100% Restrict 3rd party campaigners during elections
84% Restrict Scope of Legal Aid
0% 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
90% Same Sex Marriage - for
100% Schools - Greater Autonomy
100% Sell England's Public Forests
63% Smoking ban - In favour
9% State control of bus services
29% Stop climate change
0% Stronger Military Covenant
52% 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
100% 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
0% Welfare benefits ought rise in line with prices

Possible Friends (more...)

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