Voting Record — Roberta Blackman-Woods MP, City of Durham (11558)

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 Lab 1 vote out of 867, 0.1% 867 votes out of 1239, 70.0% 0 times
5 May 2005 12 Apr 2010 Lab 6 votes out of 1020, 0.6% 1020 votes out of 1288, 79.2% 1 time

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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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HouseDateSubjectRoberta Blackman-WoodsLab VoteRôle
Commons11 Jul 2012Thursdays minorityaye Rebel
HouseDateSubjectRoberta Blackman-WoodsLab VoteRôle
Commons4 Mar 2010Backbench Business Committee minorityno Rebel
Commons1 Feb 2008Prayers tellnono Teller
Commons7 Mar 2007House of Lords Reform — Composition Option 7 (100 per Cent. Elected) minorityaye Rebel
Commons7 Mar 2007House of Lords Reform — Composition Option 6 (80 per Cent. Elected) Majorityno Rebel
Commons7 Mar 2007House of Lords Reform — Composition Option 5 (60 per Cent. Elected) — rejected minorityno Rebel
Commons7 Mar 2007House of Lords Reform — Composition Option 4 (50 per Cent. Elected) — rejected minorityno Rebel
Commons17 Oct 2006Points of Order — Gambling Act 2005 (Amendment) 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.

13% Abortion, Embryology and Euthanasia- Against
12% Abusive Tax Avoidance Should be Illegal
0% Academy Schools - for
92% Additional Rate of Income Tax - Increase
85% Bankers' Bonus Tax
75% Business and community control of schools: For
20% Cap or Reduce Civil Service Redundancy Payments
50% Civil aviation pollution - For limiting
33% Closed Material Proceedure
21% Coalition Programme for Government - For
100% Control Orders
100% Crossrail - In favour
13% Cull Badgers
50% Deployment of UK armed forces in Afghanistan
0% Employee Shareholder Status
0% End support for some 16-18 yr olds in education
94% Energy Prices - More Affordable
0% Equal Number of Electors Per Constituency - for
79% European Union - For
16% Excess Bedroom Benefit Penalty for Social Tenants
40% Fixed Term Parliaments
72% Fully Elected House of Lords
49% Further Devolution to Scotland
60% Further devolution to Wales
78% Gambling - Against permissiveness
0% GP Commissioning in the NHS
24% Higher taxes on alcoholic drinks
0% Hold a UK referendum on Lisbon EU Treaty
100% Homosexuality - Equal rights
67% Human Rights and Equality
100% Identity cards - For introduction
70% Incentivise Low Carbon Electricity Generation
22% Increase Air Passenger Duty
3% Increase the income tax - tax free allowance
10% Increase VAT
0% Iraq Investigation - Necessary
83% Jobs Guarantee for Long Term Young Unemployed
100% Limit NHS Foundation Trust Private Patient Income
13% Localise Council Tax Support
35% Lower taxes on petrol & diesel for motor vehicles
75% Mansion Tax
95% Mass Retention of Communications Data
100% Ministers Can Intervene in Coroners' Inquests
93% More Generous Benefits for Ill and Disabled
72% More powers for local councils
31% No detention without charge or trial
92% No Polls Clash With MP Election System Referendum
58% Nuclear power - For
99% Parliamentary scrutiny - Reduce
83% Pension auto-enrolment - For
0% Police and Crime Commissioners
100% Post office - in favour of Government policy
0% Post office closures - against
100% Prevent abuse of zero hours contracts
0% Privatise Royal Mail
50% Promote Occupational Pensions
56% Proportional Representation Voting System - For
100% Rail Fares - Lower
19% Reduce Spending on Welfare Benefits
13% Reduce spending power of local government
6% Reduce the rate of Corporation Tax
8% Reducing the number of MPs - for
1% Referendum on Alternative Vote for MP Elections
31% Referendum on the UK's membership of the EU - For
17% Referendums for Directly Elected City Mayors
52% Register of Lobbyists
99% Remove Hereditary Peers from the House of Lords
100% Require Pub Companies to Offer Rent Only Leases
9% Restrict 3rd party campaigners during elections
16% Restrict Scope of Legal Aid
24% Retention of Business Rates by Local Government
42% Right to strike
100% Same Sex Marriage - for
15% Schools - Greater Autonomy
0% Sell England's Public Forests
82% Smoking ban - In favour
65% Stop climate change
94% Stronger Military Covenant
48% Tax Incentives for Companies Investing in Assets
0% Termination of pregnancy - against
98% Terrorism laws - For
0% The UK should not ratify the Lisbon Treaty
54% Transparency of Parliament
83% Trident replacement - In favour
0% Tuition fees - Set Upper Limit at £9,000 per Year
1% University Tuition Fees - For
82% Use of UK Military Forces Overseas
50% Voting age - Reduce to 16
0% War - Parliamentary authority not necessary
70% Welfare benefits ought rise in line with prices

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