Early Parliamentary General Election — 28 Oct 2019 at 18:43
That there shall be an early parliamentary general election.
“Let this Bill pass and gain Royal Assent, and then we will back an election”-[Official Report, 4 September 2019; Vol. 664, c. 292.]
“Johnson responded, ‘I have never heard such humbug’”-
“Johnson responded: ‘I have never heard such humbug in all my life’, Labour MP Paula Sherriff began receiving toxic tweets at a rate of more than 100 an hour…One such tweet from that evening read: ‘Tough shit Mrs Shrek. A #SurrenderBill or #SurrenderAct is exactly what Benn’s treacherous act is.’ Another read: ‘Do what the people told you to effing do otherwise yes expect to be strung up metaphorically or physically.’”
Votes by party, red entries are votes against the majority for that party.
What is Tell? '+1 tell' means that in addition one member of that party was a teller for that division lobby.
What are Boths? An MP can vote both aye and no in the same division. The boths page explains this.
What is Turnout? This is measured against the total membership of the party at the time of the vote.
|Party||Majority (Aye)||Minority (No)||Both||Turnout|
|Con||281 (+2 tell)||0||0||97.9%|
|Lab||1||39 (+2 tell)||0||17.0%|
|Kate Hoey||Vauxhall||Lab (minister)||aye|