Voting Record — Ben Bradshaw MP, Exeter (10061)

Ben Bradshaw is currently Member, Ecclesiastical Committee (Joint Committee) and Member, Health and Social Care Committee

Note: our records only go back to 1997 for the Commons and 2001 for the Lords (more details).

FromToPartyRebellions (explain...)Attendance (explain...)Teller
9 Jun 2017 still in office Lab 2 votes out of 247, 0.8% 247 votes out of 296, 83.4% 0 times
8 May 2015 3 May 2017 Lab 8 votes out of 315, 2.5% 315 votes out of 467, 67.5% 0 times
6 May 2010 30 Mar 2015 Lab 4 votes out of 841, 0.5% 841 votes out of 1239, 67.9% 0 times
5 May 2005 12 Apr 2010 Lab 9 votes out of 1013, 0.9% 1013 votes out of 1288, 78.6% 0 times
7 Jun 2001 11 Apr 2005 Lab 3 votes out of 883, 0.3% 883 votes out of 1246, 70.9% 0 times
1 May 1997 14 May 2001 Lab 3 votes out of 911, 0.3% 911 votes out of 1273, 71.6% 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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HouseDateSubjectBen BradshawLab VoteRôle
Commons12 Sep 2018EU-Singapore Free Trade Agreement and Investment Protection Agreement Majorityno Rebel
Commons23 Jan 2018Appointment of Professor Sir Ian Kennedy as Electoral Commissioner minorityno Rebel
31 Oct 2017Became Member, Ecclesiastical Committee (Joint Committee)
11 Sep 2017Became Member, Health and Social Care Committee
HouseDateSubjectBen BradshawLab VoteRôle
3 May 2017Stopped being Member, Health and Social Care Committee
3 May 2017Stopped being Member, Ecclesiastical Committee (Joint Committee)
Commons8 Feb 2017European Union (Notification of Withdrawal) Bill — Third Reading minorityaye Rebel
Commons8 Feb 2017European Union (Notification of Withdrawal) Bill — All Clauses Stand Part minorityaye Rebel
Commons1 Feb 2017European Union (Notification of Withdrawal) Bill — Second Reading minorityaye Rebel
Commons7 Dec 2016The United Kingdom Leaving the European Union minorityaye Rebel
Commons7 Dec 2016The United Kingdom Leaving the European Union minorityaye Rebel
Commons16 Dec 2015Representation of the People (Proportional Representation) (House of Commons) Bill — Leave to Bring In minorityno Rebel
Commons2 Dec 2015UK Airstrikes Against ISIL in Syria Majorityno Rebel
Commons2 Dec 2015UK Airstrikes Against ISIL in Syria — Decline to Authorise Majorityaye Rebel
28 Oct 2015Became Member, Ecclesiastical Committee (Joint Committee)
26 Oct 2015Became Member, Health and Social Care Committee
HouseDateSubjectBen BradshawLab VoteRôle
30 Mar 2015Stopped being Member, Ecclesiastical Committee (Joint Committee)
30 Mar 2015Stopped being Member, Culture, Media and Sport Committee
Commons27 Oct 2014Recall of MPs Bill — Process for Prompting a New Election for a Constituency's MP minorityno Rebel
17 Sep 2012Became Member, Culture, Media and Sport Committee
Commons11 Jul 2012Thursdays minorityaye Rebel
Commons12 Mar 2012Backbench Business Committee — Election of Members and Chair — Operation of Committee minorityaye Rebel
12 Mar 2012Stopped being Member, Privacy and Injunctions (Joint Committee)
Commons30 Nov 2011Regulation of Hairdressers — Fines for Hairdressing Commercially Without a Licence Majorityaye Rebel
14 Jul 2011Became Member, Privacy and Injunctions (Joint Committee)
26 Oct 2010Became Member, Ecclesiastical Committee (Joint Committee)
8 Oct 2010Stopped being Shadow Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport,
12 May 2010Became Shadow Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport,
6 May 2010Stopped being The Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport,
HouseDateSubjectBen BradshawLab VoteRôle
9 Jun 2009Stopped being Minister of State (Regional Affairs) (South West),
5 Jun 2009Became The Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport,
5 Jun 2009Stopped being The Minister of State, Department of Health,
Commons2 Mar 2009Political Parties and Elections Bill — Candidate for MP becoming own election agent does not disclose home address minorityaye Rebel
Commons2 Mar 2009Political Parties and Elections Bill — Home address form must be correct minorityaye Rebel
Commons2 Mar 2009Political Parties and Elections Bill — Parliamentary candidates can keep their home addresses secret minorityaye Rebel
Commons3 Jul 2008MPs' allowances — External audits and no more furniture — rejected minorityaye Rebel
29 Jun 2007Became Minister of State (Regional Affairs) (South West),
28 Jun 2007Became The Minister of State, Department of Health,
28 Jun 2007Stopped being Minister of State (Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs) (Local Environment, Marine an,
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
10 Nov 2006Became Minister of State (Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs) (Local Environment, Marine an,
10 Nov 2006Stopped being Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs) (Local Environmen,
Commons14 Mar 2006Animal Welfare Bill — New Clause "8" — Docking of dogs' tails — Working dogs Majorityaye Rebel
Commons14 Feb 2006Health Bill — New Clause 5 — Smoke-free premises: exemptions — private clubs minorityaye Rebel
HouseDateSubjectBen BradshawLab VoteRôle
13 Jun 2003Became Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs) (Local Environmen,
13 Jun 2003Stopped being Parliamentary Secretary (Privy Council Office),
13 Jun 2003Stopped being Deputy Leader of the House of Commons,
Commons4 Feb 2003House of Lords Reform — Option 6 (60 per Cent. Elected) — rejected minorityno Rebel
Commons4 Feb 2003House of Lords Reform — Option 4 (80 per Cent. Elected) — rejected minorityno Rebel
Commons4 Feb 2003House of Lords Reform — Option 2 (100 per Cent. Elected) — rejected minorityno Rebel
29 May 2002Became Parliamentary Secretary (Privy Council Office),
29 May 2002Became Deputy Leader of the House of Commons,
28 May 2002Stopped being Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Foreign and Commonwealth Office),
11 Jun 2001Became Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Foreign and Commonwealth Office),
HouseDateSubjectBen BradshawLab VoteRôle
11 May 2001Stopped being Member, European Scrutiny Committee
Commons23 Oct 2000Election of Speaker minorityno Rebel
Commons23 Oct 2000Election of Speaker minorityno Rebel
Commons23 Oct 2000Election of Speaker bothno Rebel
Commons23 Oct 2000Election of Speaker bothno Rebel
Commons24 Jan 2000City of London (Ward Elections) Bill minorityno Rebel
17 Nov 1998Became Member, European Scrutiny Committee
17 Nov 1998Stopped being Member, European Legislation Committee
15 Jul 1997Became Member, European Legislation 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
0% Academy Schools - for
28% Against On-Shore Wind Turbines
53% Apprenticeships
50% Assisted Dying
67% Asylum System - More strict
18% Coalition Programme for Government - For
75% Deployment of UK armed forces in Afghanistan
77% Do more to help refugees inclding children
0% End support for some 16-18 yr olds in education
5% Equal Number of Electors Per Constituency - for
84% European Union - For
100% Foundation hospitals - In favour
58% Further devolution to Scotland
22% Higher taxes on alcoholic drinks
91% Homosexuality - Equal rights
50% HS2 - In Favour
92% Identity cards - For introduction
10% Increase the income tax - tax free allowance
20% Increase VAT
99% Iraq 2003 - For the invasion
99% Labour's Terrorism laws - For
13% Localise Council Tax Support
47% Measures to reduce tax avoidance.
69% More powers for local councils
60% Openness and Transparency - In Favour
83% Pension auto-enrolment - For
8% Police and Crime Commissioners
6% Post office closures - against
0% Privatise Royal Mail
35% Promote Occupational Pensions
3% Protesting near Parliament - Unrestricted
7% Reduce central funding for local government
8% Reduce Spending on Welfare Benefits
0% Reduce taxes on domestic property transactions
13% Reduce the rate of Corporation Tax
29% Register of Lobbyists
38% Regulation of Shale Gas Extraction
88% Require Pub Companies to Offer Rent Only Leases
0% Restrict 3rd party campaigners during elections
75% Role of MPs in the House of Commons - Strengthen
66% Smoking ban - In favour
69% Stop climate change
100% Teach children about drugs, sexuality and health
2% Trade Union Regulation
58% University Tuition Fees - For
84% Use of UK Military Forces Overseas
81% Voting age - Reduce to 16

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