Voting Record — Vincent Cable MP, Twickenham (10084)

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 LDem 1 vote out of 648, 0.2% 648 votes out of 1239, 52.3% 0 times
5 May 2005 12 Apr 2010 LDem 13 votes out of 840, 1.5% 840 votes out of 1288, 65.2% 0 times
7 Jun 2001 11 Apr 2005 LDem 14 votes out of 833, 1.7% 833 votes out of 1246, 66.9% 0 times
1 May 1997 14 May 2001 LDem 7 votes out of 442, 1.6% 442 votes out of 1273, 34.7% 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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HouseDateSubjectVincent CableLDem VoteRôle
30 Mar 2015Stopped being The Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills,
Commons18 Nov 2014Small Business, Enterprise and Employment Bill — New Clause 2 — Pubs Code: Market Rent Only Option for Tenants of Large Pub-Owning Businesses minorityaye Rebel
Commons12 Mar 2012Election of Backbench Business Committee by Parties bothno Rebel
12 May 2010Became The Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills,
6 May 2010Stopped being Shadow Chancellor of the Exchequer,
HouseDateSubjectVincent CableLDem VoteRôle
Commons1 Jul 2009Deferred Divisions — Notices of questions etc. during september 2009 minorityaye Rebel
Commons22 Oct 2008Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill Third Reading minorityaye Rebel
Commons22 Oct 2008Deferred Divisions — Clause 68 — Commencement minorityno Rebel
Commons22 Oct 2008Deferred Divisions — Clause 4 — Prohibitions in connection with genetic material not of human origin minorityno Rebel
Commons22 Oct 2008Deferred Divisions — Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill [Lords] minorityno 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 — Animal DNA may be inserted into an embryo minorityno Rebel
Commons19 May 2008Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill — Cannot use gametes or pronuclei — rejected minorityno Rebel
Commons19 May 2008Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill — Human-animal hybrid licenses minorityno Rebel
Commons6 Feb 2008Deferred Division — Local government Majorityunknown Unknown
18 Dec 2007Stopped being Acting Leader, Liberal Democrats,
15 Oct 2007Became Acting Leader, Liberal Democrats,
Commons28 Mar 2007Communications Allowance — establishment Majorityno Rebel
Commons1 Nov 2006Communications Allowance — Welcoming the principle Majorityno Rebel
Commons14 Mar 2006Animal Welfare Bill — New Clause "8" — Docking of dogs' tails — Working dogs minorityno Rebel
HouseDateSubjectVincent CableLDem VoteRôle
Commons10 Mar 2005Prevention of Terrorism Bill — Weak Sunset Clause bothno Rebel
Commons10 Mar 2005Support For Members Who Have Chosen Not To Take Their Seats minorityno Rebel
Commons26 Jan 2005Car Mileage Allowance minorityno Rebel
Commons26 Jan 2005Modernisation of the House of Commons minorityno Rebel
Commons26 Jan 2005Modernisation of the House of Commons minorityaye Rebel
Commons18 Nov 2004Hunting Bill (Procedure) (No. 3) Majorityno Rebel
Commons16 Nov 2004Hunting Bill — Clause 1 — Hunting wild mammals with dogs Majorityunknown Unknown
Commons16 Nov 2004Hunting Bill (Procedure) (No.2) Majorityno Rebel
Commons2 Nov 2004Children Bill [Lords] — New Clause 12 — Reasonable punishment Majorityaye Rebel
Commons30 Jun 2004Business Deregulation Majorityno Rebel
Commons12 May 2004Deferred Division — Visitor Facilities minorityaye Rebel
Commons3 Feb 2004Child Trust Funds Bill — Clause 27 — Commencement bothaye Rebel
Commons21 Oct 2003European Parliamentary and Local Elections (Pilots) Bill (Carry-over) minorityaye Rebel
1 Jul 2003Became Shadow Chancellor of the Exchequer,
1 Jul 2003Stopped being Shadow Spokesperson (Trade and Industry),
Commons17 Jun 2003Government Reshuffle bothaye Rebel
Commons16 Dec 2002Hunting Bill (Programme) minorityunknown Unknown
Commons15 Apr 2002City of London (Ward Elections) Bill — Schedule 3 — Repeals minorityaye Rebel
Commons15 Apr 2002City of London (Ward Elections) Bill — New Clause 1 — Exclusion of Crown Property minorityaye Rebel
Commons15 Apr 2002City of London (Ward Elections) Bill — New Clause 1 — Exclusion of Crown Property minorityno Rebel
Commons15 Nov 2001City of London (Ward Elections) Bill minorityaye Rebel
HouseDateSubjectVincent CableLDem VoteRôle
Commons19 Dec 2000Human Fertilisation and Embryology (Research Purposes) Regulations minorityaye Rebel
Commons7 Nov 2000Programming of Bills - I. Programme orders: supplementary provisions minorityno Rebel
Commons23 Oct 2000Election of Speaker Majorityaye Rebel
Commons23 Oct 2000Election of Speaker minorityno Rebel
22 Nov 1999Stopped being Member, Treasury Sub-committee
22 Nov 1999Stopped being Member, Treasury Committee
Commons16 Jun 1999Immigration and Asylum Bill - Repeal of section 8 of the Asylum and Immigration Act 1996 tellayeaye Teller
Commons3 Feb 1999Planning Majorityno Rebel
1 Jan 1999Stopped being Shadow Spokesperson (Treasury),
31 Jul 1998Became Member, Treasury Sub-committee
31 Jul 1998Became Member, Treasury Committee
Commons29 Jul 1998Parliamentary Oaths (Amendment) minorityno Rebel
Commons29 Jun 1998The Economy bothno Rebel
Commons22 Jun 1998Crime and Disorder Bill [Lords] minorityno Rebel
10 Jan 1997Became Shadow Spokesperson (Trade and Industry),
1 Jan 1997Became Shadow Spokesperson (Treasury),

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
59% Abortion, Embryology and Euthanasia- Against
82% Abusive Tax Avoidance Should be Illegal
92% Academy Schools - for
25% Additional Rate of Income Tax - Increase
100% Ban fox hunting
20% Bankers' Bonus Tax
28% Business and community control of schools: For
90% Cap or Reduce Civil Service Redundancy Payments
98% Civil aviation pollution - For limiting
92% Closed Material Proceedure
82% Coalition Programme for Government - For
10% Control Orders
50% Corporal punishment of children - Against
50% Crossrail - In favour
75% Cull Badgers
50% Deployment of UK armed forces in Afghanistan
90% Employee Shareholder Status
50% End support for some 16-18 yr olds in education
23% Energy Prices - More Affordable
82% Equal Number of Electors Per Constituency - for
62% European Union - For
63% Excess Bedroom Benefit Penalty for Social Tenants
62% Fixed Term Parliaments
0% Foundation hospitals - In favour
100% Fox hunting - Ban
68% Freedom of Information Bill 2000 - Strengthen
92% Fully Elected House of Lords
4% Further Devolution to Scotland
40% Further devolution to Wales
58% Gambling - Against permissiveness
100% GP Commissioning in the NHS
66% Higher taxes on alcoholic drinks
50% Hold a UK referendum on Lisbon EU Treaty
85% Homosexuality - Equal rights
50% Human Rights and Equality
0% Identity cards - For introduction
30% Incentivise Low Carbon Electricity Generation
83% Increase Air Passenger Duty
83% Increase the income tax - tax free allowance
82% Increase VAT
2% Iraq 2003 - For the invasion
96% Iraq Investigation - Necessary
11% Jobs Guarantee for Long Term Young Unemployed
0% Limit NHS Foundation Trust Private Patient Income
75% Localise Council Tax Support
61% Lower taxes on petrol & diesel for motor vehicles
25% Mansion Tax
83% Mass Retention of Communications Data
0% Ministers Can Intervene in Coroners' Inquests
7% More Generous Benefits for Ill and Disabled
29% More powers for local councils
61% No detention without charge or trial
0% No Polls Clash With MP Election System Referendum
3% Nuclear power - For
30% Parliamentary scrutiny - Reduce
58% Pension auto-enrolment - For
100% Police and Crime Commissioners
4% Post office - in favour of Government policy
96% Post office closures - against
0% Prevent abuse of zero hours contracts
84% Privatise Royal Mail
82% Promote Occupational Pensions
38% Proportional Representation Voting System - For
98% Protesting near Parliament - Unrestricted
12% Rail Fares - Lower
7% Recreational drugs - Against legalization
74% Reduce Spending on Welfare Benefits
88% Reduce spending power of local government
79% Reduce the rate of Corporation Tax
42% Reducing the number of MPs - for
100% Referendum on Alternative Vote for MP Elections
39% Referendum on the UK's membership of the EU - For
96% Referendums for Directly Elected City Mayors
75% Register of Lobbyists
81% Remove Hereditary Peers from the House of Lords
0% Require Pub Companies to Offer Rent Only Leases
100% Restrict 3rd party campaigners during elections
62% Restrict Scope of Legal Aid
76% Retention of Business Rates by Local Government
42% Right to strike
80% Same Sex Marriage - for
69% Schools - Greater Autonomy
100% Sell England's Public Forests
78% Smoking ban - In favour
60% Stop climate change
17% Stronger Military Covenant
52% Tax Incentives for Companies Investing in Assets
50% Termination of pregnancy - against
9% Terrorism laws - For
33% The UK should not ratify the Lisbon Treaty
50% Transexuality - Against legal recognition
68% Transparency of Parliament
17% Trident replacement - In favour
100% Tuition fees - Set Upper Limit at £9,000 per Year
90% University education fees - Should be free
40% University Tuition Fees - For
48% Use of UK Military Forces Overseas
98% Voting age - Reduce to 16
100% War - Parliamentary authority not necessary
0% Welfare benefits ought rise in line with prices

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