Voting Record — William Bain MP, Glasgow North East (24697)

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 Lab 1 vote out of 943, 0.1% 943 votes out of 1148, 82.1% 0 times
13 Nov 2009 12 Apr 2010 Lab 0 votes out of 128, 0.0% 128 votes out of 135, 94.8% 0 times

External Links

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).

See also all votes... attended | possible

HouseDateSubjectWilliam BainLab VoteRôle
Commons15 Jun 2010Business of the House — Size of the Backbench Business Committee Majorityaye Rebel
11 May 2010Stopped being a member of the Tax Law Rewrite Bills (Joint Committee)
HouseDateSubjectWilliam BainLab VoteRôle
no rebellions, never teller
8 Dec 2009Became a member of the Tax Law Rewrite Bills (Joint 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
6% Abusive Tax Avoidance Should be Illegal
0% Academy Schools - for
90% Additional Rate of Income Tax - Increase
92% Bankers' Bonus Tax
0% Business and community control of schools: For
0% Cap or Reduce Civil Service Redundancy Payments
16% Closed Material Proceedure
17% Coalition Programme for Government - For
100% Control Orders
13% Cull Badgers
100% Deployment of UK armed forces in Afghanistan
0% Employee Shareholder Status
0% End support for some 16-18 yr olds in education
100% Energy Prices - More Affordable
0% Equal Number of Electors Per Constituency - for
66% European Union - For
5% Excess Bedroom Benefit Penalty for Social Tenants
40% Fixed Term Parliaments
98% Fully Elected House of Lords
32% Further Devolution to Scotland
55% Further devolution to Wales
100% Gambling - Against permissiveness
0% GP Commissioning in the NHS
20% Higher taxes on alcoholic drinks
100% Homosexuality - Equal rights
19% Human Rights and Equality
80% Incentivise Low Carbon Electricity Generation
22% Increase Air Passenger Duty
56% Increase Taxes on Companies Investing in Assets
0% Increase the income tax - tax free allowance
11% Increase VAT
100% Jobs Guarantee for Long Term Young Unemployed
100% Limit NHS Foundation Trust Private Patient Income
0% Localise Council Tax Support
35% Lower taxes on petrol & diesel for motor vehicles
100% Mansion Tax
94% Mass Retention of Communications Data
93% More Generous Benefits for Ill and Disabled
71% More powers for local councils
50% No detention without charge or trial
92% No Polls Clash With MP Election System Referendum
100% Nuclear power - For
83% Pension auto-enrolment - For
0% Police and Crime Commissioners
100% Prevent abuse of zero hours contracts
0% Privatise Royal Mail
31% Promote Occupational Pensions
56% Proportional Representation Voting System - For
100% Rail Fares - Lower
7% Reduce Spending on Welfare Benefits
0% Reduce spending power of local government
7% Reduce the rate of Corporation Tax
8% Reducing the number of MPs - for
1% Referendum on Alternative Vote for MP Elections
36% Referendum on the UK's membership of the EU - For
0% Referendums for Directly Elected City Mayors
29% Register of Lobbyists
98% Remove Hereditary Peers from the House of Lords
100% Require Pub Companies to Offer Rent Only Leases
0% Restrict 3rd party campaigners during elections
10% Restrict Scope of Legal Aid
0% Retention of Business Rates by Local Government
50% Right to strike
100% Same Sex Marriage - for
0% Schools - Greater Autonomy
0% Sell England's Public Forests
67% Smoking ban - In favour
64% Stop climate change
94% Stronger Military Covenant
98% Terrorism laws - For
0% Tuition fees - Set Upper Limit at £9,000 per Year
0% University Tuition Fees - For
94% Use of UK Military Forces Overseas
100% Welfare benefits ought rise in line with prices

Possible Friends (more...)

Shows which MPs voted most similarly to this one in the 2010-present, 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
No results found

About the Project

The Public Whip is a not-for-profit, open source website created in 2003 by Francis Irving and Julian Todd and now run by Bairwell Ltd.

There are lots of plans afoot, including extensive redevelopment of the site and plans for new functionality. To keep up with what's happening, please check out the blog. We're working on updating all the contact details throughout the site, but if you'd like to talk to us about the project, please email [email protected]

The Whip on the Web

Advertisement - Helping keeping PublicWhip alive