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
1 Jun 1985Became Shadow Spokesperson (Trade and Industry),
9 Jun 1983Became Member, Standing Orders 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
50% Against On-Shore Wind Turbines
50% Assisted Dying
58% Asylum System - More strict
56% Bankers' Bonus Tax
50% Cap or Reduce Public Sector Redundancy Payments
50% Civil aviation pollution - For limiting
50% Closed Material Proceedure
41% Coalition Programme for Government - For
78% Control Orders
50% Cull Badgers
52% Delegate more powers to government ministers
38% Equal Number of Electors Per Constituency - for
100% Foundation hospitals - In favour
82% Fully Elected House of Lords
50% Further devolution to Scotland
50% Further devolution to Wales
46% Gambling - Against permissiveness
26% Higher taxes on alcoholic drinks
36% Higher taxes on banks
61% Homosexuality - Equal rights
70% Incentivise Low Carbon Electricity Generation
50% Incentivise membership of press regulator
50% Increase Air Passenger Duty
36% Increase the income tax - tax free allowance
34% Iraq Investigation - Necessary
56% Jobs Guarantee for Long Term Young Unemployed
73% Labour's Terrorism laws - For
71% Limit NHS Foundation Trust Private Patient Income
35% Lower taxes on petrol & diesel for motor vehicles
63% Mansion Tax
50% Mass Retention of Communications Data
50% Military Action against Daesh / ISIL
67% Minumum Wage
86% More Generous Benefits for Ill and Disabled
52% Openness and Transparency - In Favour
42% Police and Crime Commissioners
80% Post office - in favour of Government policy
50% Reduce capital gains tax
31% Reduce Spending on Welfare Benefits
24% Reducing the number of MPs - for
33% Referendum on UK's EU membership -For -Pre 2016
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
60% Same Sex Marriage - for
50% Schools - Greater Autonomy
61% Smoking ban - In favour
51% Stop climate change
50% Stronger Military Covenant
59% Tax Incentives for Companies Investing in Assets
0% Termination of pregnancy - against
50% The UK should not ratify the Lisbon Treaty
58% Transparency of Parliament
83% Trident replacement - In favour
10% University education fees - Should be free
58% University Tuition Fees - For
50% Voting age - Reduce to 16
42% War - Parliamentary authority not necessary
50% Woman's pension age increase - slow transition

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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