Voting Record — Brooks Newmark MP, Braintree (11443)

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

FromToPartyRebellions (explain...)Attendance (explain...)Teller
6 May 2010 30 Mar 2015 Con 6 votes out of 989, 0.6% 989 votes out of 1239, 79.8% 15 times
5 May 2005 12 Apr 2010 Con 10 votes out of 864, 1.2% 864 votes out of 1288, 67.1% 40 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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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
79% Abortion, Embryology and Euthanasia- Against
100% Academy Schools - for
8% Additional Rate of Income Tax - Increase
50% Against On-Shore Wind Turbines
67% Apprenticeships
50% Asylum System - More strict
15% Bankers' Bonus Tax
100% Business and community control of schools: For
100% Cap or Reduce Civil Service Redundancy Payments
100% Civil aviation pollution - For limiting
100% Closed Material Proceedure
91% Coalition Programme for Government - For
81% Control Orders
50% Crossrail - In favour
75% Cull Badgers
100% Deployment of UK armed forces in Afghanistan
100% Employee Shareholder Status
100% Encourage and incentivise saving
100% End support for some 16-18 yr olds in education
11% Energy Prices - More Affordable
100% Equal Number of Electors Per Constituency - for
48% European Union - For
88% Excess Bedroom Benefit Penalty for Social Tenants
83% Fixed Term Parliaments
63% Fully Elected House of Lords
20% Further Devolution to Scotland
15% Further devolution to Wales
29% Gambling - Against permissiveness
93% GP Commissioning in the NHS
81% Higher taxes on alcoholic drinks
86% Higher taxes on banks
50% Hold a UK referendum on Lisbon EU Treaty
77% Homosexuality - Equal rights
100% HS2 - In Favour
41% Human Rights and Equality
0% Identity cards - For introduction
40% Incentivise Low Carbon Electricity Generation
100% Incentivise membership of press regulator
100% Increase Air Passenger Duty
100% Increase the income tax - tax free allowance
86% Increase VAT
100% Inheritance Tax
95% Iraq Investigation - Necessary
6% Jobs Guarantee for Long Term Young Unemployed
7% Limit NHS Foundation Trust Private Patient Income
88% Localise Council Tax Support
70% Lower taxes on petrol & diesel for motor vehicles
52% Make it easier to trigger a new election for an MP
13% Mansion Tax
73% Mass Retention of Communications Data
88% Measures to reduce tax avoidance.
100% Military Action against Daesh / ISIL
1% Ministers Can Intervene in Coroners' Inquests
25% Minumum Wage
14% More Generous Benefits for Ill and Disabled
36% More powers for local councils
38% No detention without charge or trial
0% No Polls Clash With MP Election System Referendum
58% Nuclear power - For
1% Parliamentary scrutiny - Reduce
58% Pension auto-enrolment - For
92% Police and Crime Commissioners
0% Post office - in favour of Government policy
100% Post office closures - against
0% Prevent abuse of zero hours contracts
100% Privatise Royal Mail
84% Promote Occupational Pensions
13% Proportional Representation Voting System - For
50% Public Ownership of Railways
0% Rail Fares - Lower
58% Reduce capital gains tax
100% Reduce central funding for local government
92% Reduce Spending on Welfare Benefits
91% Reduce the rate of Corporation Tax
93% Reducing the number of MPs - for
100% Referendum on Alternative Vote for MP Elections
40% Referendum on the UK's membership of the EU - For
100% Referendums for Directly Elected City Mayors
71% Register of Lobbyists
33% Regulation of Shale Gas Extraction
75% Remove Hereditary Peers from the House of Lords
0% Require Pub Companies to Offer Rent Only Leases
100% Restrict 3rd party campaigners during elections
90% Restrict Scope of Legal Aid
88% Retention of Business Rates by Local Government
42% Right to strike
100% Same Sex Marriage - for
100% Schools - Greater Autonomy
50% Sell England's Public Forests
57% Smoking ban - In favour
50% State control of bus services
61% Stop climate change
6% Stronger Military Covenant
56% Tax Incentives for Companies Investing in Assets
88% Termination of pregnancy - against
33% Terrorism laws - For
67% The UK should not ratify the Lisbon Treaty
92% Trade Union Regulation
26% Transparency of Parliament
100% Trident replacement - In favour
100% Tuition fees - Set Upper Limit at £9,000 per Year
100% University Tuition Fees - For
94% Use of UK Military Forces Overseas
0% Voting age - Reduce to 16
100% War - Parliamentary authority not necessary
0% Welfare benefits ought rise in line with prices

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