Voting Record — Esther McVey MP, Wirral West (24882)

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 12 votes out of 942, 1.3% 942 votes out of 1239, 76.0% 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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HouseDateSubjectEsther McVeyCon VoteRôle
30 Mar 2015Stopped being Minister of State (Department for Work and Pensions),
Commons11 Mar 2015Standardised Packaging of Tobacco Products Regulations 2015 minorityaye Rebel
Commons11 Feb 2015Offence of Failing to Prevent Smoking In an Enclosed Vehicle in the Presence of Someone Under 18 minorityaye 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 (Department for Work and Pensions),
15 Jul 2014Stopped being The Minister of State, Department for Work and Pensions,
Commons5 Mar 2014Make Same Sex Marriage Available to Armed Forces Personnel Outside the United Kingdom minorityaye Rebel
Commons5 Mar 2014Amendments to Acts of Parliament in Light of the Introduction of Same Sex Marriage in Parts of the UK minorityaye Rebel
Commons5 Mar 2014Changes to Laws on Consular Marriage Following Introduction of Same Sex Marriages in Parts of the UK minorityaye Rebel
Commons5 Mar 2014Registration of Armed Forces Chapels for Same Sex Marriages minorityaye Rebel
Commons5 Mar 2014Proceedures for Consenting to Registration of Shared Places of Worship for Same Sex Marriage minorityaye Rebel
Commons5 Mar 2014Same Sex Marriage — Enabling Courts to Deal with Divorce or Annulment Proceedings minorityaye Rebel
Commons10 Feb 2014Children and Families Bill — Offence of Smoking in a Private Vehicle When A Person Under 18 is Present minorityaye Rebel
7 Oct 2013Became The Minister of State, Department for Work and Pensions,
7 Oct 2013Stopped being The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Work and Pensions,
Commons20 May 2013Marriage (Same Sex Couples) Bill — New Clause 10 — Civil Partnerships for All Couples minorityno Rebel
Commons20 May 2013Marriage (Same Sex Couples) Bill — New Clause 16 — Review Civil Partnerships Following Introduction of Same-Sex Marriage minorityaye Rebel
6 Sep 2012Became The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Work and Pensions,

Policy Comparisons

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

88% Abusive Tax Avoidance Should be Illegal
100% Academy Schools - for
0% Additional Rate of Income Tax - Increase
12% Bankers' Bonus Tax
100% Business and community control of schools: For
100% Cap or Reduce Civil Service Redundancy Payments
92% Closed Material Proceedure
88% Coalition Programme for Government - For
75% Cull Badgers
100% Deployment of UK armed forces in Afghanistan
80% Employee Shareholder Status
100% End support for some 16-18 yr olds in education
6% Energy Prices - More Affordable
100% Equal Number of Electors Per Constituency - for
67% European Union - For
96% Excess Bedroom Benefit Penalty for Social Tenants
83% Fixed Term Parliaments
98% Fully Elected House of Lords
4% Further Devolution to Scotland
10% Further devolution to Wales
0% Gambling - Against permissiveness
100% GP Commissioning in the NHS
91% Higher taxes on alcoholic drinks
1% Homosexuality - Equal rights
41% Human Rights and Equality
40% Incentivise Low Carbon Electricity Generation
100% Increase Air Passenger Duty
97% Increase the income tax - tax free allowance
99% Increase VAT
6% Jobs Guarantee for Long Term Young Unemployed
0% Limit NHS Foundation Trust Private Patient Income
75% Localise Council Tax Support
59% Lower taxes on petrol & diesel for motor vehicles
13% Mansion Tax
84% Mass Retention of Communications Data
0% More Generous Benefits for Ill and Disabled
31% 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% Police and Crime Commissioners
25% Prevent abuse of zero hours contracts
100% Privatise Royal Mail
100% Promote Occupational Pensions
17% Proportional Representation Voting System - For
24% Rail Fares - Lower
96% Reduce Spending on Welfare Benefits
100% Reduce spending power of local government
94% Reduce the rate of Corporation Tax
93% Reducing the number of MPs - for
100% Referendum on Alternative Vote for MP Elections
48% Referendum on the UK's membership of the EU - For
100% Referendums for Directly Elected City Mayors
71% Register of Lobbyists
98% Remove Hereditary Peers from the House of Lords
0% Require Pub Companies to Offer Rent Only Leases
86% Restrict 3rd party campaigners during elections
73% Restrict Scope of Legal Aid
76% Retention of Business Rates by Local Government
50% Right to strike
19% Same Sex Marriage - for
100% Schools - Greater Autonomy
100% Sell England's Public Forests
25% Smoking ban - In favour
42% Stop climate change
0% Stronger Military Covenant
52% Tax Incentives for Companies Investing in Assets
100% Terrorism laws - For
50% 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% Welfare benefits ought rise in line with prices

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