Voting Record — MPs for Harwich

Douglas Carswell

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

NameFromToPartyRebellions (explain...)Attendance (explain...)
Douglas Carswell (show only their votes) 5 May 2005 12 Apr 2010 Con 21 votes out of 820, 2.6% 820 votes out of 1288, 63.7%
Mr Ivan Henderson (show only their votes) 7 Jun 2001 11 Apr 2005 Lab 9 votes out of 1025, 0.9% 1025 votes out of 1246, 82.3%
Mr Ivan Henderson (show only their votes) 1 May 1997 14 May 2001 Lab 4 votes out of 968, 0.4% 968 votes out of 1273, 76.0%

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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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Votes by Douglas Carswell MP
HouseDateSubjectDouglas CarswellCon VoteRôle
Commons4 Mar 2010Backbench Business Committee Majorityaye Rebel
Commons29 Oct 2008Opposition Day — [11th Allotted Day — Second Part] — Manchester City Council Bill [ Lords] (By Order) minorityaye Rebel
Commons22 Oct 2008Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill Third Reading Majorityno Rebel
Commons22 Oct 2008Deferred Divisions — Clause 68 — Commencement Majorityaye Rebel
Commons22 Oct 2008Deferred Divisions — Clause 4 — Prohibitions in connection with genetic material not of human origin Majorityaye Rebel
Commons22 Oct 2008Deferred Divisions — Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill [Lords] Majorityaye Rebel
Commons22 Oct 2008Deferred Divisions — Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill [Lords] Majorityaye Rebel
Commons19 May 2008Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill — Sibling compatibility only regenerative tissue — rejected Majorityaye Rebel
Commons19 May 2008Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill — Testing for sibling tissue compatibility Majorityaye Rebel
Commons19 May 2008Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill — Testing for gender-related illness Majorityaye Rebel
Commons19 May 2008Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill — Animal DNA may be inserted into an embryo Majorityaye Rebel
Commons19 May 2008Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill — Cannot use gametes or pronuclei — rejected Majorityaye Rebel
Commons19 May 2008Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill — Human-animal hybrid licenses Majorityaye Rebel
Commons12 May 2008Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill — Second Reading Majorityno Rebel
Commons6 May 2008Criminal Justice and Immigration Bill: Blasphemy Majorityno Rebel
Commons14 Nov 2007Orders of the Day — The Economy and Pensions minorityno Rebel
Commons7 Mar 2007House of Lords Reform — Remove Hereditary Places Majorityno Rebel
Commons7 Mar 2007House of Lords Reform — Composition Option 7 (100 per Cent. Elected) Majorityno Rebel
Commons7 Mar 2007House of Lords Reform — Composition Option 6 (80 per Cent. Elected) Majorityno Rebel
Commons14 Mar 2006Animal Welfare Bill — New Clause "8" — Docking of dogs' tails minorityaye Rebel
Commons14 Feb 2006Health Bill — Schedule 8 — Minor and consequential amendments minorityaye Rebel
Votes by Mr Ivan Henderson MP
HouseDateSubjectMr Ivan HendersonLab VoteRôle
Commons26 Jan 2005Modernisation of the House of Commons Majorityno Rebel
Commons26 Oct 2004Removal of References to Strangers minorityaye Rebel
Commons4 Feb 2003House of Lords Reform — Option 1 (Fully Appointed) — rejected minorityno Rebel
Commons4 Feb 2003House of Lords Reform — House of Lords to be abolished — rejected minorityno Rebel
Commons29 Oct 2002Start Sittings of the House of Commons at 11.30 am rather than 14.30 on Tuesdays minorityaye Rebel
Commons29 Oct 2002New Provision for Earlier Sittings on Wednesdays, and for Thursdays and Fridays minorityaye Rebel
Commons29 Oct 2002New Provision for Earlier Sittings on Wednesdays, and for Thursdays and Fridays minorityno Rebel
Commons14 May 2002Liaison Committee: Power to Take Evidence minorityno Rebel
Commons14 May 2002Modernisation of the House of Commons — SELECT COMMITTEES (No. 1) Majorityaye Rebel
Votes by Mr Ivan Henderson MP
HouseDateSubjectMr Ivan HendersonLab VoteRôle
Commons2 Nov 1999City of London (Ward Elections) Bill minorityaye Rebel
Commons14 Jul 1999City of London (Ward Elections) Bill minorityno Rebel
Commons14 Jul 1999City of London (Ward Elections) Bill minorityaye Rebel
Commons14 Jul 1999City of London (Ward Elections) Bill - Interpretation minorityaye Rebel
Commons10 Feb 1999Poverty and Social Exclusion (National Strategy) tellayeaye Teller

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
46% Abortion, Embryology and Euthanasia- Against
16% Additional Rate of Income Tax - Increase
69% Apprenticeships
0% Assisted Dying
58% Asylum System - More strict
100% End support for some 16-18 yr olds in education
50% English Votes on English Laws etc.
19% European Union - For
34% Gambling - Against permissiveness
1% Homosexuality - Equal rights
58% Human Rights and Equality
89% Increase Air Passenger Duty
76% Iraq Investigation - Necessary
100% Military Action against Daesh / ISIL
44% More powers for local councils
99% Parliament- Strengthen
75% Proportional Representation Voting System - For
80% Reduce Spending on Welfare Benefits
93% Referendum on the UK's membership of the EU - For
100% Referendums for Directly Elected City Mayors
84% Remove Hereditary Peers from the House of Lords
50% Retain funds from council house sales locally
88% Retention of Business Rates by Local Government
28% Right for EU Citizens in the UK to Stay
19% Same Sex Marriage - for
0% Smoking ban - In favour
50% State control of bus services
22% Stronger Military Covenant
50% Teach children about drugs, sexuality and health
99% University Tuition Fees - For
84% Use of UK Military Forces Overseas
33% Voting age - Reduce to 16

Possible Friends (more...)

Shows which MPs voted most similarly to this one in the 2005-2010, 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
100.0% John HowellHenleyCon
98.8% Richard SpringWest SuffolkCon
98.5% Francis MaudeHorshamCon
98.2% Malcolm RifkindKensington and ChelseaCon
98.1% David MacleanPenrith and The BorderCon

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