Voting Record — John Baron MP, Billericay (10715)

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

ConstituencyFromToPartyRebellions (explain...)Attendance (explain...)Teller
Basildon and Billericay 9 Jun 2017 still in office Con 0 votes out of 45, 0.0% 45 votes out of 48, 93.8% 0 times
Basildon and Billericay 8 May 2015 3 May 2017 Con 6 votes out of 278, 2.2% 278 votes out of 467, 59.5% 0 times
Basildon and Billericay 6 May 2010 30 Mar 2015 Con 48 votes out of 804, 6.0% 804 votes out of 1239, 64.9% 0 times
Billericay 5 May 2005 12 Apr 2010 Con 10 votes out of 883, 1.1% 883 votes out of 1288, 68.6% 90 times
Billericay 7 Jun 2001 11 Apr 2005 Con 8 votes out of 838, 1.0% 838 votes out of 1246, 67.3% 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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HouseDateSubjectJohn BaronCon VoteRôle
no rebellions, never teller
HouseDateSubjectJohn BaronCon VoteRôle
3 May 2017Stopped being Chair, Foreign Affairs Sub-Committee
3 May 2017Stopped being Member, Foreign Affairs Committee
Commons23 Mar 2016High Speed Rail (London — West Midlands) Bill — Third Reading minorityaye Rebel
5 Jan 2016Became Chair, Foreign Affairs Sub-Committee
Commons2 Dec 2015UK Airstrikes Against ISIL in Syria minorityaye Rebel
Commons2 Dec 2015UK Airstrikes Against ISIL in Syria — Decline to Authorise minorityno Rebel
Commons16 Nov 2015Selection of the UK Delegation to the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe minorityno Rebel
Commons3 Nov 2015Access to Medical Treatments (Innovation) Bill — Database of Innovative Treatments — Departure from Accepted Practice — Money minorityaye Rebel
8 Jul 2015Became Member, Foreign Affairs Committee
Commons16 Jun 2015European Union Referendum Bill — Schedule 1 — Publication of Campaign Material by Government and Public Bodies minorityno Rebel
HouseDateSubjectJohn BaronCon VoteRôle
30 Mar 2015Stopped being Member, Foreign Affairs Committee
Commons23 Feb 2015Serious Crime Bill — New Clause 2 — Official Secrets Act 1989 — Defence of Disclosure to Historic Child Abuse Inquiry minorityno Rebel
Commons23 Feb 2015Serious Crime Bill — New Clause 1 — Making Clear Abortion on the Basis of Gender is Illegal Majorityaye Rebel
Commons26 Jan 2015Infrastructure Bill — New Clause 16 — Pubs and Bars — Demolition and Change of Use minorityno Rebel
Commons19 Nov 2014Opposition Day — Rejoining of 35 European Union Justice and Home Affairs Measures minorityaye Rebel
Commons18 Nov 2014Small Business, Enterprise and Employment Bill — New Clause 2 — Pubs Code: Market Rent Only Option for Tenants of Large Pub-Owning Businesses Majorityno Rebel
Commons10 Nov 2014Transposing European Union Criminal Justice and Data Protection Measures into UK Law minorityaye Rebel
Commons10 Nov 2014Transposing European Union Criminal Justice and Data Protection Measures into UK Law — If to make Decision minorityno Rebel
Commons26 Sep 2014UK Air Strikes Against ISIL in Iraq minorityaye Rebel
Commons28 Apr 2014High Speed Rail (London — West Midlands) Bill — Second Reading minorityaye Rebel
Commons28 Apr 2014High Speed Rail (London — West Midlands) Bill — Decline Second Reading minorityno Rebel
Commons4 Dec 2013Recall of Elected Representatives — Power for Voters to Prompt New Election Before Term of Office Ends minorityaye Rebel
Commons20 Nov 2013Defence Reform Bill — New Clause 3 — Report and Parliamentary Approval of Plans on the Future of the Reserve Forces minorityno Rebel
Commons31 Oct 2013High Speed Rail (Preparation) Bill — Third Reading minorityaye Rebel
Commons29 Aug 2013Syria and the Use of Chemical Weapons Majorityaye Rebel
Commons26 Jun 2013High Speed Rail (Preparation) Bill — Second Reading minorityaye Rebel
Commons26 Jun 2013High Speed Rail (Preparation) Bill — Decline Second Reading minorityno Rebel
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
Commons16 Apr 2013Growth and Infrastructure Bill — Development orders: development within the curtilage of a dwelling house minorityaye Rebel
Commons5 Feb 2013Marriage (Same Sex Couples) Bill — Second Reading Majorityno Rebel
Commons29 Jan 2013Electoral Registration and Administration Bill — New Clause on Review of Parliamentary Constituency Boundaries Majorityaye Rebel
Commons8 Nov 2012Increased Commercialisation of the House of Commons to Generate Income minorityno Rebel
Commons6 Nov 2012European Union — Banking Union and Economic and Monetary Union — European Banking Authority minorityno Rebel
Commons31 Oct 2012Seek Real Terms Cut in European Union Budget Majorityno Rebel
Commons17 Oct 2012European Union — Regulation of Emission of Pollutants from Ships minorityaye Rebel
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
Commons10 Jul 2012House of Lords Reform Bill — Second Reading minorityaye Rebel
Commons12 Mar 2012Backbench Business Committee — Election of Members and Chair — Operation of Committee minorityaye Rebel
Commons12 Mar 2012Election of Backbench Business Committee minorityno Rebel
Commons12 Mar 2012Election of Backbench Business Committee by Parties minorityno Rebel
Commons23 Feb 2012Business of the House — Sittings of the House (20 and 23 March) minorityno Rebel
Commons23 Feb 2012Business of the House — Hold Westminister Hall Debate Session in Lieu of One Cancelled for Visit by Monarch minorityno Rebel
Commons20 Feb 2012Backbench Business — Iran — Rule out Use of Force — Redouble Diplomatic Efforts minorityaye Rebel
Commons23 Nov 2011Deferred Division — Schengen Governance minorityaye Rebel
Commons24 Oct 2011National Referendum on the United Kingdom's Membership of the European Union minorityno Rebel
Commons10 Oct 2011Protection of Freedoms Bill — Amendment to Programme Motion minorityno Rebel
Commons21 Mar 2011United Nations Security Council Resolution 1973 — Libya — No Fly Zone minorityaye Rebel
Commons9 Feb 2011European Union — UK Contributions to the Eurozone Financial Stabilisation Mechanism minorityaye Rebel
Commons1 Feb 2011European Union Bill — New Clause 11 — Referendum on EU Membership If Referendum Opposes Transfer of Powers minorityno Rebel
Commons26 Jan 2011European Union Bill — Clause 9 — Approval required in connection with Title V of Part 3 of TFEU minorityno Rebel
Commons24 Jan 2011European Union Bill — Clause 5 — Statement to be laid before Parliament minorityno Rebel
Commons10 Nov 2010Equitable Life (Payments) Bill — Clause 1 — Payments minorityno Rebel
Commons2 Nov 2010Parliamentary Voting System and Constituencies Bill — Third Reading minorityaye Rebel
Commons13 Oct 2010Draft EU Budget 2011 minorityno Rebel
Commons9 Sep 2010UK Armed Forces in Afghanistan (Backbench Business) minorityaye Rebel
12 Jul 2010Became Member, Foreign Affairs Committee
6 May 2010Stopped being Opposition Whip (Commons),
HouseDateSubjectJohn BaronCon VoteRôle
Commons8 Mar 2010Delegated Legislation — Pensions — Automatic Enrolment Regulations tellnono Teller
Commons8 Mar 2010Crime and Security Bill — New Clause 1 — Retention, destruction and use of fingerprints and samples tellayeaye Teller
Commons1 Mar 2010Opposition Day — Defence — Military Covenant — Military Funding tellayeaye Teller
Commons8 Feb 2010Terrorist Asset-Freezing (Temporary Provisions) Bill (Allocation of Time) — Clause 1 — Temporary validity of certain Orders in Council tellayeaye Teller
Commons25 Jan 2010Financial Services Bill — New Clause 14 — Store cards and consumer credit agreements tellayeaye Teller
Commons25 Jan 2010Financial Services Bill — New Clause 14 — Store cards and consumer credit agreements tellayeaye Teller
Commons18 Jan 2010Bill Presented — Pedicabs Bill — Crime and Security Bill tellnono Teller
Commons11 Jan 2010Defence — Children, Schools and families bill (Programme) tellnono Teller
Commons11 Jan 2010Defence — Children, Schools and Families Bill tellnono Teller
Commons14 Dec 2009Consolidated Fund Bill — Regional Select Committee (London) tellnono Teller
Commons14 Dec 2009Consolidated Fund Bill — Regional Select Committee (London) tellnono Teller
Commons14 Dec 2009Personal Care at Home Bill (Programme) tellnono Teller
Commons30 Nov 2009Financial Services Bill — Financial Services Bill (Programme) tellnono Teller
Commons9 Nov 2009Coroners and Justice Bill — Clause 61 — Freedom of Speech — Discussion and Criticism of Sexual Conduct and Orientation tellnono Teller
Commons9 Nov 2009Coroners and Justice Bill — Clause 45 — Sexual infidelity as a partial defence to a muder charge. tellnono Teller
Commons9 Nov 2009Coroners and Justice Bill — Enable Minister to Replace Inquest With Inquiry — Incercept Evidence in Inquests tellayeaye Teller
Commons19 Oct 2009Opposition Day — [18th Allotted Day] — Economic Recovery and Welfare tellnono Teller
Commons19 Oct 2009Opposition Day — [18th Allotted Day] — Economic Recovery and Welfare tellayeaye Teller
Commons12 Oct 2009New Member — New Clause 12 — De-authorisation of NHS foundation trusts tellnono Teller
Commons6 Jul 2009Opposition Day — [15th Allotted Day] — Identity Cards tellnono Teller
Commons6 Jul 2009Opposition Day — [15th Allotted Day] — Identity Cards tellayeaye Teller
Commons6 Jul 2009Opposition Day — [15th Allotted Day] — Young People in the Recession tellayeaye Teller
Commons15 Jun 2009Opposition Day — [13th Allotted Day] — Business Rates tellayeaye Teller
Commons15 Jun 2009Opposition Day — [13th Allotted Day] — Rural Communities (Recession) tellayeaye Teller
Commons10 Jun 2009Gangmasters Licensing Act 2004 (Amendment) Bill — Geneva Conventions and United Nations Personnel (Protocols) Bill [ Lords] (Programme) (No. 2) tellnono Teller
Commons1 Jun 2009Local Democracy, Economic Development and Construction Bill [ Lords] (Programme) tellnono Teller
Commons1 Jun 2009Local Democracy, Economic Development and Construction Bill [ Lords] tellnono Teller
Commons18 May 2009Opposition Day — [11th Allotted Day] — Mid Staffordshire NHS Foundation Trust tellayeaye Teller
Commons18 May 2009Opposition Day — [11th Allotted Day] — Skills in the Recession tellayeaye Teller
Commons11 May 2009Work and Pensions — Equality Bill (Programme) tellnono Teller
Commons11 May 2009Work and Pensions — Equality Bill tellayeaye Teller
Commons1 Apr 2009Deferred Divisions — Adjournment (May Day) Majorityno Rebel
Commons23 Mar 2009Bill Presented — Clause 11 — Certified investigations: investigation by a judge, inquest without jury tellayeaye Teller
Commons23 Mar 2009Bill Presented — Coroners and Justice Bill (Programme) (No. 3) tellnono Teller
Commons2 Mar 2009Political Parties and Elections Bill — Innocent mistakes allowed in a donor's declaration — rejected tellayeaye Teller
Commons26 Jan 2009Delegated Legislation — Criminal Law tellnono Teller
Commons26 Jan 2009Deferred Divisions — Coroners and Justice Bill (Ways and Means) tellnono Teller
Commons26 Jan 2009Deferred Divisions tellnono Teller
Commons12 Jan 2009Business Rate Supplements Bill — business rate supplements bill (programme) tellnono Teller
Commons12 Jan 2009Business Rate Supplements Bill tellayeaye Teller
Commons15 Dec 2008Debate on the Address — Economy, Pensions and Welfare tellnono Teller
Commons15 Dec 2008Debate on the Address — Economy, Pensions and Welfare tellayeaye Teller
Commons8 Dec 2008Police raid of MP's office — New committee to adjourn immediately tellnono Teller
Commons24 Nov 2008Orders of the Day — Clause 207 — CIL regulations: general tellnono Teller
Commons24 Nov 2008Orders of the Day — Planning Bill tellnono Teller
Commons24 Nov 2008Points of Order — PLANNING BILL (PROGRAMME) (No. 4) tellnono Teller
Commons3 Nov 2008Orders of the Day — Clause 5 — Functions etc of a reclaim fund tellayeaye Teller
Commons27 Oct 2008Orders of the Day — Schedule 7 — Repeals tellnono Teller
Commons27 Oct 2008Orders of the Day — Clause 19 — Quality contracts schemes tellayeaye Teller
Commons27 Oct 2008Orders of the Day — New Clause 23 — Financial penalty deposits: powers of vehicle examiners in Scotland tellnono Teller
Commons27 Oct 2008Orders of the Day — New Clause 10 — Provision that may be made in an order under section 73 tellayeaye Teller
Commons27 Oct 2008Orders of the Day — New Clause 9 — Power of authorities to provide services in exceptional circumstances tellayeaye Teller
Commons22 Oct 2008Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill Third Reading Majorityno Rebel
Commons20 Oct 2008Political Parties and Elections Bill — Second Reading tellnono Teller
Commons20 Oct 2008Political Parties and Elections Bill — to throw out — rejected tellayeaye Teller
Commons21 Jul 2008Bill Presented — Housing and Regeneration Bill (programme) (no. 2) tellnono Teller
Commons9 Jul 2008Biometric registration of immigrants — Regulations minorityunknown Unknown
Commons30 Jun 2008Food Security — Commends the Government's role tellayeaye Teller
Commons2 Jun 2008Planning Bill — Parliamentary vote on National policy statements — rejected tellayeaye Teller
Commons2 Jun 2008Planning Bill — Timetable for debate — Version 2 tellnono Teller
Commons20 May 2008Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill — Change abortion limit from 24 weeks to 22 weeks — rejected Majorityaye Rebel
Commons20 May 2008Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill — Change abortion limit from 24 weeks to 20 weeks — rejected Majorityaye Rebel
Commons20 May 2008Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill — Fertility treatment requires male role model — rejected Majorityaye Rebel
Commons20 May 2008Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill — Fertility treatment requires father and mother — rejected Majorityaye Rebel
Commons19 May 2008Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill — Human-animal hybrid licenses Majorityaye Rebel
Commons28 Apr 2008Income Tax — Abolition of starting and savings rates and creation of starting rate for savings tellnono Teller
Commons28 Apr 2008Income Tax — Mitigation of abolition of 10% starting rate — rejected tellayeaye Teller
Commons28 Apr 2008Finance Bill — Clause 21 — Amusement Machine licence duty tellayeaye Teller
Commons28 Apr 2008Orders of the Day — Clause 6 — Rate etc tellnono Teller
Commons21 Apr 2008Orders of the Day — Finance Bill tellnono Teller
Commons14 Mar 2008Prayers tellayeno Rebel Teller
Commons3 Mar 2008Lisbon Treaty — Increase of powers of European Parliament tellnono Teller
Commons3 Mar 2008Lisbon Treaty — Accept the changes of terminology in the Lisbon Treaty tellnono Teller
Commons3 Mar 2008Orders of the Day — Clause 3 — Changes of terminology tellayeaye Teller
Commons3 Mar 2008Orders of the Day — Clause 3 — Changes of terminology tellayeaye Teller
Commons3 Mar 2008Business of the House (Lisbon Treaty) (No. 8) tellnono Teller
Commons25 Feb 2008Lisbon Treaty — Approves of the government's policy towards the Lisbon Treaty with regards to international development tellnono Teller
Commons25 Feb 2008Lisbon Treaty — Disapproves of the government's policy towards the Lisbon Treaty with regards to international development — rejected tellayeaye Teller
Commons18 Feb 2008Orders of the Day — Clause 2 — The Commission's functions tellayeaye Teller
Commons18 Feb 2008Orders of the Day — New Clause 15 — Code of practice relating to malnutrition tellayeaye Teller
Commons28 Jan 2008Lisbon Treaty — Commons timetable for debate tellnono Teller
Commons28 Jan 2008Lisbon Treaty — Amendment to proposed Commons timetable for debate — rejected tellayeaye Teller
Commons21 Jan 2008Lisbon Treaty — Second Reading tellnono Teller
Commons15 Jan 2008Orders of the Day — New Clause 1 — Commencement tellayeaye Teller
Commons15 Jan 2008Communities and Local Government — Health and Social Care Bill [Ways and Means] tellnono Teller
Commons17 Dec 2007Orders of the Day — National Insurance Contributions Bill tellnono Teller
Commons12 Dec 2007European Community Documents — Funding of European political parties tellnono Teller
Commons10 Dec 2007Orders of the Day — Planning BILL (PROGRAMME) tellnono Teller
Commons10 Dec 2007Orders of the Day — Planning Bill tellnono Teller
Commons10 Dec 2007Orders of the Day — Planning Bill tellayeaye Teller
Commons3 Dec 2007Orders of the Day — New Clause 5 — Responsibilities of non-resident parent tellayeaye Teller
Commons3 Dec 2007Orders of the Day — New Clause 3 — Objectives of the Commission tellayeaye Teller
Commons29 Oct 2007Orders of the Day — Children tellayeaye Teller
Commons24 Oct 2007Delegated Legislation — Transport tellnono Teller
Commons15 Oct 2007Orders of the Day — Schedule 1 — The Legal Services Board tellnono Teller
Commons15 Oct 2007Orders of the Day — Schedule 1 — The Legal Services Board tellayeaye Teller
Commons8 Oct 2007Criminal Justice and Immigration Bill (Carry-Over) tellnono Teller
Commons8 Oct 2007Criminal Justice and Immigration Bill (Programme) tellnono Teller
3 Jul 2007Became Opposition Whip (Commons),
3 Jul 2007Stopped being Shadow Minister (Health),
Commons7 Mar 2007House of Lords Reform — Composition Option 1 (Fully Appointed) — rejected minorityno Rebel
Commons14 Feb 2006Health Bill — New Clause 5 — Smoke-free premises: exemptions — consideration Majorityno Rebel
HouseDateSubjectJohn BaronCon VoteRôle
Commons7 Feb 2005Serious Organized Crime and Police Bill -- Demonstrating without authorisation in a designated area minorityaye Rebel
1 Jul 2003Became Shadow Minister (Health),
Commons13 Jun 2003Fireworks Bill — Clause 1 — Introduction Majorityaye Rebel
Commons18 Mar 2003Iraq — Case for war not established — rejected minorityno Rebel
18 Mar 2003Stopped being Shadow Minister (Health),
Commons4 Feb 2003House of Lords Reform — Option 1 (Fully Appointed) — rejected minorityno Rebel
16 Dec 2002Stopped being Member, Education & Skills Committee
Commons29 Oct 2002Start Sittings of the House of Commons at 11.30 am rather than 14.30 on Tuesdays Majorityno 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
Commons22 Oct 2002Nuclear Power — Not competitive — rejected minorityunknown Unknown
1 Jun 2002Became Shadow Minister (Health),
Commons23 Jan 2002Identity Card minorityno Rebel
12 Nov 2001Became Member, Education & Skills 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
15% Abortion, Embryology and Euthanasia- Against
94% Academy Schools - for
50% Action to prevent domestic violence
17% Additional Rate of Income Tax - Increase
64% Against On-Shore Wind Turbines
69% Apprenticeships
50% Assisted Dying
76% Asylum System - More strict
77% Balance the Budget Without Borrowing
50% Ban fox hunting
12% Bankers' Bonus Tax
73% Business and community control of schools: For
100% Cap or Reduce Civil Service Redundancy Payments
50% Civil aviation pollution - For limiting
100% Closed Material Proceedure
64% Coalition Programme for Government - For
3% Control Orders
50% Crossrail - In favour
75% Cull Badgers
50% Deployment of UK armed forces in Afghanistan
42% Do more to help refugees inclding children
90% Employee Shareholder Status
85% Encourage and incentivise saving
100% End support for some 16-18 yr olds in education
12% Energy Prices - More Affordable
100% English Votes on English Laws etc.
39% Equal Number of Electors Per Constituency - for
24% European Union - For
92% Excess Bedroom Benefit Penalty for Social Tenants
92% Extend Right to Buy to Housing Associations
87% Fixed Term Parliaments
9% For the UK to Remain a Member of the EU
10% Foundation hospitals - In favour
50% Fox hunting - Ban
7% Fully Elected House of Lords
14% Further Devolution to Scotland
21% Further devolution to Wales
51% Gambling - Against permissiveness
79% GP Commissioning in the NHS
0% Higher Pay for Public Sector Workers
79% Higher taxes on alcoholic drinks
65% Higher taxes on banks
50% Higher taxes on sugary drinks
100% Hold a UK referendum on Lisbon EU Treaty
62% Homosexuality - Equal rights
0% HS2 - In Favour
19% Human Rights and Equality
12% Identity cards - For introduction
83% In Favour of Mass Surveillance
40% Incentivise Low Carbon Electricity Generation
67% Incentivise membership of press regulator
84% Increase Air Passenger Duty
88% Increase the income tax - tax free allowance
93% Increase VAT
25% Inheritance Tax
38% Iraq 2003 - For the invasion
91% Iraq Investigation - Necessary
6% Jobs Guarantee for Long Term Young Unemployed
21% Limit NHS Foundation Trust Private Patient Income
75% Localise Council Tax Support
64% Lower taxes on petrol & diesel for motor vehicles
80% Make High Earners Pay Market Rent for Council Home
40% Make it easier to trigger a new election for an MP
25% Mansion Tax
58% Mass Retention of Communications Data
49% Measures to reduce tax avoidance.
50% Member trustees on pension boards
100% Merge Police and Fire under Police & Crime Cmmr
0% Military Action against Daesh / ISIL
1% Ministers Can Intervene in Coroners' Inquests
16% Minumum Wage
0% More Emergency Service Workers
50% More funds for social care
3% More Generous Benefits for Ill and Disabled
35% More powers for local councils
35% No detention without charge or trial
50% No Polls Clash With MP Election System Referendum
50% Nuclear power - For
2% Parliamentary scrutiny - Reduce
17% Pension auto-enrolment - For
70% Phase out of Tenancies for Life
84% Police and Crime Commissioners
0% Post office - in favour of Government policy
100% Post office closures - against
0% Prevent abuse of zero hours contracts
85% Privatise Royal Mail
50% Promote Occupational Pensions
15% Proportional Representation Voting System - For
97% Protesting near Parliament - Unrestricted
31% Public Ownership of Railways
25% Rail Fares - Lower
85% Recreational drugs - Against legalization
80% Reduce capital gains tax
92% Reduce central funding for local government
94% Reduce Spending on Welfare Benefits
90% Reduce the rate of Corporation Tax
50% Reducing the number of MPs - for
34% Referendum on Alternative Vote for MP Elections
89% Referendum on the UK's membership of the EU - For
75% Referendums for Directly Elected City Mayors
71% Register of Lobbyists
50% Regulation of Shale Gas Extraction
25% Remove Hereditary Peers from the House of Lords
83% Replace Higher Education Grants with Loans
50% 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
76% Retention of Business Rates by Local Government
9% Right for EU Citizens in the UK to Stay
36% Right to strike
100% Same Sex Marriage - for
89% Schools - Greater Autonomy
98% Sell England's Public Forests
41% Smoking ban - In favour
9% State control of bus services
46% Stop climate change
22% Stronger Military Covenant
36% Tax Incentives for Companies Investing in Assets
0% Teach children about drugs, sexuality and health
2% Termination of pregnancy - against
17% Terrorism laws - For
100% The UK should not ratify the Lisbon Treaty
94% Tougher on illegal immigration
95% Trade Union Regulation
50% Transexuality - Against legal recognition
54% Transparency of Parliament
93% Trident replacement - In favour
100% Tuition fees - Set Upper Limit at £9,000 per Year
93% University education fees - Should be free
48% University Tuition Fees - For
7% Use of UK Military Forces Overseas
9% Voting age - Reduce to 16
50% War - Parliamentary authority not necessary
0% Welfare benefits ought rise in line with prices

Possible Friends (more...)

Shows which MPs voted most similarly to this one in the 2005-2010, Westminster Parliament. This is measured from 0% agreement (never voted the same) to 100% (always voted the same). Only votes that both MPs attended are counted. This may reveal relationships between MPs that were previously unsuspected. Or it may be nonsense.

AgreementNameConstituencyParty
98.9% Francis MaudeHorshamCon
98.7% Michael AncramDevizesCon
98.3% James ClappisonHertsmereCon
98.1% David TredinnickBosworthCon
98.1% Jeremy HuntSouth West SurreyCon

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