Voting Record — David Cameron MP, Witney (10777)

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 still in office Con 2 votes out of 191, 1.0% 191 votes out of 1112, 17.2% 0 times
5 May 2005 12 Apr 2010 Con 9 votes out of 326, 2.8% 326 votes out of 1288, 25.3% 0 times
7 Jun 2001 11 Apr 2005 Con 7 votes out of 834, 0.8% 834 votes out of 1246, 66.9% 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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HouseDateSubjectDavid CameronCon VoteRôle
Commons21 May 2013Marriage (Same Sex Couples) Bill — Third Reading Majorityno Rebel
Commons5 Feb 2013Marriage (Same Sex Couples) Bill — Second Reading Majorityno Rebel
11 May 2010Stopped being Leader of the Opposition,
HouseDateSubjectDavid CameronCon VoteRôle
Commons22 Oct 2008Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill Third Reading Majorityno Rebel
Commons3 Jul 2008MPs' salaries — £650 catch-up payment — rejected Majorityaye Rebel
Commons3 Jul 2008MPs' salaries — Increase with Public Sector Earnings Index — rejected Majorityaye Rebel
Commons3 Jul 2008MPs' salaries — Increases capped to 2.3% — rejected Majorityaye Rebel
Commons19 May 2008Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill — Human-animal hybrid licenses Majorityaye Rebel
Commons12 May 2008Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill — Second Reading Majorityno Rebel
Commons6 May 2008Criminal Justice and Immigration Bill: Blasphemy Majorityno Rebel
Commons19 Mar 2007Equality Act (Sexual Orientation) Regulations Majorityno Rebel
Commons7 Mar 2007House of Lords Reform — Composition Option 6 (80 per Cent. Elected) Majorityno Rebel
6 Dec 2005Stopped being Shadow Secretary of State for Education, Education
6 Dec 2005Became Leader of the Opposition,
20 May 2005Became Shadow Secretary of State for Education, Education
20 May 2005Stopped being Head of Policy Co-Ordination, Co-Ordination of Policy
HouseDateSubjectMr David CameronCon VoteRôle
17 Mar 2005Stopped being Head of Policy Co-Ordination, Conservative Party
17 Mar 2005Became Head of Policy Co-Ordination, Co-Ordination of Policy
Commons7 Feb 2005Serious Organised Crime and Police Bill — Abolish the offense of Blasphemy — rejected minorityno Rebel
Commons26 Jan 2005Modernisation of the House of Commons minorityaye Rebel
12 Oct 2004Stopped being a member of the Home Affairs Committee
6 Jul 2004Stopped being Shadow Minister, Local and Devolved Government Affairs
6 Jul 2004Became Head of Policy Co-Ordination, Conservative Party
6 Jul 2004Stopped being Head of Policy Co-Ordination, Conservative Party
15 Jun 2004Became Head of Policy Co-Ordination, Conservative Party
28 May 2004Became a member of the Home Affairs Committee
10 May 2004Became Shadow Minister, Local and Devolved Government Affairs
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 2002New Provision for Earlier Sittings on Wednesdays, and for Thursdays and Fridays Majorityno Rebel
Commons29 Oct 2002New Provision for Earlier Sittings on Wednesdays, and for Thursdays and Fridays Majorityaye Rebel
Commons29 Nov 2001Human Reproductive Cloning Bill[Lords] Majorityaye Rebel

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
39% Abortion, Embryology and Euthanasia- Against
50% Abusive Tax Avoidance Should be Illegal
50% Academy Schools - for
38% Additional Rate of Income Tax - Increase
0% Ban fox hunting
46% Bankers' Bonus Tax
50% Business and community control of schools: For
50% Cap or Reduce Civil Service Redundancy Payments
100% Civil aviation pollution - For limiting
76% Closed Material Proceedure
67% Coalition Programme for Government - For
1% Control Orders
50% Crossrail - In favour
75% Cull Badgers
75% Deployment of UK armed forces in Afghanistan
50% Employee Shareholder Status
50% End support for some 16-18 yr olds in education
50% Energy Prices - More Affordable
69% Equal Number of Electors Per Constituency - for
39% European Union - For
72% Excess Bedroom Benefit Penalty for Social Tenants
50% Fixed Term Parliaments
10% Foundation hospitals - In favour
0% Fox hunting - Ban
69% Fully Elected House of Lords
45% Further Devolution to Scotland
50% Further devolution to Wales
67% Gambling - Against permissiveness
57% GP Commissioning in the NHS
56% Higher taxes on alcoholic drinks
50% Hold a UK referendum on Lisbon EU Treaty
78% Homosexuality - Equal rights
71% Human Rights and Equality
12% Identity cards - For introduction
40% Incentivise Low Carbon Electricity Generation
50% Increase Air Passenger Duty
52% Increase Taxes on Companies Investing in Assets
53% Increase the income tax - tax free allowance
60% Increase VAT
99% Iraq 2003 - For the invasion
90% Iraq Investigation - Necessary
44% Jobs Guarantee for Long Term Young Unemployed
43% Limit NHS Foundation Trust Private Patient Income
63% Localise Council Tax Support
50% Lower taxes on petrol & diesel for motor vehicles
38% Mansion Tax
50% Mass Retention of Communications Data
16% Ministers Can Intervene in Coroners' Inquests
29% More Generous Benefits for Ill and Disabled
48% More powers for local councils
35% No detention without charge or trial
33% No Polls Clash With MP Election System Referendum
50% Nuclear power - For
43% Parliamentary scrutiny - Reduce
58% Pension auto-enrolment - For
52% Police and Crime Commissioners
7% Post office - in favour of Government policy
93% Post office closures - against
50% Prevent abuse of zero hours contracts
50% Privatise Royal Mail
62% Promote Occupational Pensions
58% Proportional Representation Voting System - For
54% Protesting near Parliament - Unrestricted
50% Rail Fares - Lower
50% Recreational drugs - Against legalization
69% Reduce Spending on Welfare Benefits
50% Reduce spending power of local government
53% Reduce the rate of Corporation Tax
76% Reducing the number of MPs - for
86% Referendum on Alternative Vote for MP Elections
50% Referendum on the UK's membership of the EU - For
96% Referendums for Directly Elected City Mayors
50% Register of Lobbyists
50% Remove Hereditary Peers from the House of Lords
50% Require Pub Companies to Offer Rent Only Leases
73% Restrict 3rd party campaigners during elections
52% Restrict Scope of Legal Aid
62% Retention of Business Rates by Local Government
42% Right to strike
76% Same Sex Marriage - for
64% Schools - Greater Autonomy
100% Sell England's Public Forests
39% Smoking ban - In favour
53% Stop climate change
53% Stronger Military Covenant
50% Termination of pregnancy - against
15% Terrorism laws - For
67% The UK should not ratify the Lisbon Treaty
50% Transexuality - Against legal recognition
58% Transparency of Parliament
100% Trident replacement - In favour
100% Tuition fees - Set Upper Limit at £9,000 per Year
93% University education fees - Should be free
42% University Tuition Fees - For
84% Use of UK Military Forces Overseas
50% Voting age - Reduce to 16
2% War - Parliamentary authority not necessary
30% Welfare benefits ought rise in line with prices

Possible Friends (more...)

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