Voting Record — Gordon Brown MP, Kirkcaldy and Cowdenbeath (10068)

Gordon Brown

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

ConstituencyFromToPartyRebellions (explain...)Attendance (explain...)Teller
Kirkcaldy and Cowdenbeath 6 May 2010 30 Mar 2015 Lab 0 votes out of 152, 0.0% 152 votes out of 1239, 12.3% 0 times
Kirkcaldy and Cowdenbeath 5 May 2005 12 Apr 2010 Lab 1 vote out of 164, 0.6% 164 votes out of 1288, 12.7% 0 times
Dunfermline East 7 Jun 2001 11 Apr 2005 Lab 0 votes out of 138, 0.0% 138 votes out of 1246, 11.1% 0 times
Dunfermline East 1 May 1997 14 May 2001 Lab 0 votes out of 212, 0.0% 212 votes out of 1273, 16.7% 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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HouseDateSubjectGordon BrownLab VoteRôle
no rebellions, never teller
6 May 2010Stopped being The Prime Minister,
6 May 2010Stopped being Leader of the Labour Party,
HouseDateSubjectGordon BrownLab VoteRôle
28 Jun 2007Became The Prime Minister,
28 Jun 2007Stopped being The Chancellor of the Exchequer,
24 Jun 2007Became Leader of the Labour Party,
Commons7 Mar 2007House of Lords Reform — Composition Option 6 (80 per Cent. Elected) Majorityno Rebel
HouseDateSubjectGordon BrownLab VoteRôle
no rebellions, never teller
HouseDateSubjectGordon BrownLab VoteRôle
no rebellions, never teller
2 May 1997Became The Chancellor of the Exchequer,
1 May 1997Stopped being Shadow Chancellor of the Exchequer,
10 Apr 1992Became Shadow Chancellor of the Exchequer,
9 Apr 1992Stopped being Shadow Spokesperson (Trade and Industry),
1 Jan 1989Became Shadow Spokesperson (Trade and Industry),
1 Jan 1989Stopped being Shadow Chief Secretary to the Treasury,
12 Jun 1987Became Shadow Chief Secretary to the Treasury,
1 Jun 1987Stopped being Shadow Spokesperson (Trade and Industry),
15 May 1987Stopped being Member, Standing Orders Committee
26 Feb 1986Stopped being Member, Employment Committee
1 Jun 1985Became Shadow Spokesperson (Trade and Industry),
9 Jun 1983Became Member, Standing Orders Committee
9 Jun 1983Became Member, Employment 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
15% Abortion, Embryology and Euthanasia- Against
42% Academy Schools - for
61% Additional Rate of Income Tax - Increase
50% Against On-Shore Wind Turbines
50% Assisted Dying
58% Asylum System - More strict
76% Business and community control of schools: For
82% Fully Elected House of Lords
50% Increase Air Passenger Duty
71% Limit NHS Foundation Trust Private Patient Income
48% More powers for local councils
27% No detention without charge or trial
75% Prevent abuse of zero hours contracts
38% Reduce the rate of Corporation Tax
50% Register of Lobbyists
60% Remove Hereditary Peers from the House of Lords
50% Require Pub Companies to Offer Rent Only Leases
50% Restrict 3rd party campaigners during elections
45% Restrict Scope of Legal Aid
36% Retention of Business Rates by Local Government
50% Right to strike
60% Same Sex Marriage - for
50% Schools - Greater Autonomy
0% Sell England's Public Forests
57% Shift Powers from MPs in the Commons to Ministers
61% Smoking ban - In favour
50% State control of bus services
51% Stop climate change
50% Stronger Military Covenant
59% Tax Incentives for Companies Investing in Assets
50% Teach children about drugs, sexuality and health
50% Trade Union Regulation
83% Trident replacement - In favour
0% Tuition fees - Set Upper Limit at £9,000 per Year
58% University Tuition Fees - For
77% Use of UK Military Forces Overseas
50% Voting age - Reduce to 16
70% Welfare benefits ought rise in line with prices

Possible Friends (more...)

Shows which MPs voted most similarly to this one in the 2010-2015, 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.

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