Voting Record — Esther McVey MP, Wirral West (24882)

Esther McVey is currently The Secretary of State for Work and Pensions,

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

ConstituencyFromToPartyRebellions (explain...)Attendance (explain...)Teller
Tatton 9 Jun 2017 still in office Con 0 votes out of 235, 0.0% 235 votes out of 257, 91.4% 0 times
Wirral West 6 May 2010 30 Mar 2015 Con 12 votes out of 942, 1.3% 942 votes out of 1239, 76.0% 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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HouseDateSubjectEsther McVeyCon VoteRôle
no rebellions, never teller
11 Jan 2018Stopped being Member, Selection Committee
8 Jan 2018Became The Secretary of State for Work and Pensions,
8 Jan 2018Stopped being The Treasurer of Her Majesty's Household,
4 Dec 2017Stopped being Member, Home Affairs Committee
14 Nov 2017Became Member, Selection Committee
2 Nov 2017Became The Treasurer of Her Majesty's Household,
11 Sep 2017Became Member, Home Affairs Committee
HouseDateSubjectEsther McVeyCon VoteRôle
30 Mar 2015Stopped being Minister of State (Department for Work and Pensions),
Commons11 Mar 2015Standardised Packaging of Tobacco Products Regulations 2015 minorityaye Rebel
Commons11 Feb 2015Offence of Failing to Prevent Smoking In an Enclosed Vehicle in the Presence of Someone Under 18 minorityaye Rebel
Commons27 Oct 2014Recall of MPs Bill — Process for Prompting a New Election for a Constituency's MP minorityno Rebel
15 Jul 2014Became Minister of State (Department for Work and Pensions),
15 Jul 2014Stopped being The Minister of State, Department for Work and Pensions,
Commons5 Mar 2014Make Same Sex Marriage Available to Armed Forces Personnel Outside the United Kingdom minorityaye Rebel
Commons5 Mar 2014Amendments to Acts of Parliament in Light of the Introduction of Same Sex Marriage in Parts of the UK minorityaye Rebel
Commons5 Mar 2014Changes to Laws on Consular Marriage Following Introduction of Same Sex Marriages in Parts of the UK minorityaye Rebel
Commons5 Mar 2014Registration of Armed Forces Chapels for Same Sex Marriages minorityaye Rebel
Commons5 Mar 2014Proceedures for Consenting to Registration of Shared Places of Worship for Same Sex Marriage minorityaye Rebel
Commons5 Mar 2014Same Sex Marriage — Enabling Courts to Deal with Divorce or Annulment Proceedings minorityaye Rebel
Commons10 Feb 2014Children and Families Bill — Offence of Smoking in a Private Vehicle When A Person Under 18 is Present minorityaye Rebel
7 Oct 2013Became The Minister of State, Department for Work and Pensions,
7 Oct 2013Stopped being The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Work and Pensions,
Commons20 May 2013Marriage (Same Sex Couples) Bill — New Clause 10 — Civil Partnerships for All Couples minorityno Rebel
Commons20 May 2013Marriage (Same Sex Couples) Bill — New Clause 16 — Review Civil Partnerships Following Introduction of Same-Sex Marriage minorityaye Rebel
6 Sep 2012Became The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Work and Pensions,

Policy Comparisons

This chart shows the percentage agreement between this MP and each of the policies in the database, according to their voting record.

50% Abortion, Embryology and Euthanasia- Against
100% Academy Schools - for
0% Additional Rate of Income Tax - Increase
50% Against On-Shore Wind Turbines
100% Business and community control of schools: For
100% Cap or Reduce Civil Service Redundancy Payments
88% Coalition Programme for Government - For
75% Cull Badgers
0% Decamp from Palace of Westminister During Works
100% Deployment of UK armed forces in Afghanistan
50% Do more to help refugees inclding children
80% Employee Shareholder Status
6% Energy Prices - More Affordable
100% Equal Number of Electors Per Constituency - for
36% European Union - For
96% Excess Bedroom Benefit Reduction - Social Tenants
0% For the UK to Remain a Member of the EU
98% Fully Elected House of Lords
27% Further devolution to Northern Ireland
11% Further devolution to Scotland
16% Further devolution to Wales
88% Measures to reduce tax avoidance.
34% More powers for local councils
0% MPs to approve Withdrawal Agreeement
0% No detention without charge or trial
25% Parliament- Strengthen
100% Reduce central funding for local government
100% Reduce taxes on domestic property transactions
48% Referendum on the UK's membership of the EU - For
76% Retention of Business Rates by Local Government
0% Right for EU Citizens in the UK to Stay
72% Shift Powers from MPs in the Commons to Ministers
0% State control of bus services
100% University Tuition Fees - For

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