Voting Record — Christopher Huhne MP, Eastleigh (11565)

Christopher Huhne

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 5 Feb 2013 LDem 1 vote out of 475, 0.2% 475 votes out of 698, 68.1% 0 times
5 May 2005 12 Apr 2010 LDem 5 votes out of 898, 0.6% 898 votes out of 1288, 69.7% 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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HouseDateSubjectChristopher HuhneLDem VoteRôle
Commons18 Oct 2010Parliamentary Voting System and Constituencies Bill — Clause 2 — Entitlement to vote in the referendum bothno Rebel
Commons15 Jun 2010Business of the House — Backbench Business Committee Majorityaye Rebel
11 May 2010Stopped being Shadow Home Secretary,
HouseDateSubjectChristopher HuhneLDem VoteRôle
Commons1 Apr 2009Deferred Divisions — Adjournment (May Day) minorityaye Rebel
8 Jan 2009Stopped being Shadow Secretary of State for Justice & Lord Chancellor, Ministry of Justice
8 Jan 2009Stopped being Shadow Secretary of State for Home Affairs, Home Affairs
8 Jan 2009Became Shadow Home Secretary,
Commons25 Nov 2008Pensions Bill (Programme) (No. 2) minorityaye 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
6 Mar 2008Became Shadow Secretary of State for Justice & Lord Chancellor, Ministry of Justice
20 Dec 2007Became Shadow Secretary of State for Home Affairs, Home Affairs
20 Dec 2007Stopped being Shadow Secretary of State for the Environment, Environment, Food & Rural Affairs
Commons26 Jun 2007Deferred Divisions — Off-Road Vehicles (Registration) Bill [Money] Majorityno Rebel
21 Mar 2006Stopped being Shadow Minister, Treasury
21 Mar 2006Became Shadow Secretary of State for the Environment, Environment, Food & Rural Affairs
1 Jun 2005Became Shadow Minister, 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.

1% Abortion, Embryology and Euthanasia- Against
84% Academy Schools - for
0% Additional Rate of Income Tax - Increase
75% Apprenticeships
1% Asylum System - More strict
13% Bankers' Bonus Tax
100% Closed Material Proceedure
82% Coalition Programme for Government - For
0% Control Orders
23% Delegate more powers to government ministers
100% Employee Shareholder Status
100% End support for some 16-18 yr olds in education
0% Energy Prices - More Affordable
82% Equal Number of Electors Per Constituency - for
75% European Union - For
81% Excess Bedroom Benefit Reduction - Social Tenants
94% Fixed Term Parliaments
27% Further devolution to Scotland
50% Further devolution to Wales
56% Gambling - Against permissiveness
93% GP Commissioning in the NHS
82% Higher taxes on alcoholic drinks
67% Higher taxes on banks
90% Human Rights and Equality
33% Incentivise Low Carbon Electricity Generation
100% Increase Air Passenger Duty
79% Increase VAT
95% Iraq Investigation - Necessary
10% Jobs Guarantee for Long Term Young Unemployed
5% Labour's Terrorism laws - For
47% Lower taxes on petrol & diesel for motor vehicles
0% Ministers Can Intervene in Coroners' Inquests
7% More Generous Benefits for Ill and Disabled
52% More powers for local councils
53% Openness and Transparency - In Favour
100% Post office closures - against
53% Privatise Royal Mail
100% Reduce central funding for local government
84% Reduce Spending on Welfare Benefits
57% Reducing the number of MPs - for
11% Referendum on UK's EU membership -For -Pre 2016
99% Remove Hereditary Peers from the House of Lords
50% Require Pub Companies to Offer Rent Only Leases
88% Restrict Scope of Legal Aid
77% Role of MPs in the House of Commons - Strengthen
70% Smoking ban - In favour
22% Stronger Military Covenant
19% Tax Incentives for Companies Investing in Assets
50% Trade Union Regulation
50% Tuition fees - Set Upper Limit at £9,000 per Year
55% University Tuition Fees - For
75% Use of UK Military Forces Overseas
100% Voting age - Reduce to 16

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