Voting Record — Gordon Marsden MP, Blackpool South (10415)

Gordon Marsden

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 6 Nov 2019 Lab 2 votes out of 374, 0.5% 374 votes out of 463, 80.8% 0 times
8 May 2015 3 May 2017 Lab 0 votes out of 355, 0.0% 355 votes out of 467, 76.0% 0 times
6 May 2010 30 Mar 2015 Lab 6 votes out of 938, 0.6% 938 votes out of 1239, 75.7% 0 times
5 May 2005 12 Apr 2010 Lab 18 votes out of 1074, 1.7% 1074 votes out of 1288, 83.4% 0 times
7 Jun 2001 11 Apr 2005 Lab 4 votes out of 1060, 0.4% 1060 votes out of 1246, 85.1% 0 times
1 May 1997 14 May 2001 Lab 4 votes out of 958, 0.4% 958 votes out of 1273, 75.3% 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 MarsdenLab VoteRôle
6 Nov 2019Stopped being Shadow Minister (Education),
Commons27 Mar 2019EU Withdrawal and Future Relationship Votes — Motion (L) — Opportunity to Decide Between Remaining In the EU and Leaving Without a Withdrawal Agreement Majorityaye Rebel
Commons25 Jun 2018National Policy Statement: Airports — Heathrow Northwest Runway minorityaye Rebel
HouseDateSubjectGordon MarsdenLab VoteRôle
no rebellions, never teller
11 Oct 2016Stopped being Shadow Minister (Business, Innovation and Skills),
18 Sep 2015Became Shadow Minister (Education),
18 Sep 2015Became Shadow Minister (Business, Innovation and Skills),
18 Sep 2015Stopped being Shadow Minister (Transport),
HouseDateSubjectGordon MarsdenLab VoteRôle
30 Mar 2015Stopped being Member, Ecclesiastical Committee (Joint Committee)
Commons23 Feb 2015Serious Crime Bill — New Clause 1 — Making Clear Sex-Selective Abortion is Illegal minorityno Rebel
Commons3 Feb 2015Human Fertilisation and Embryology (Mitochondrial Donation) Regulations 2015 minorityaye Rebel
7 Oct 2013Became Shadow Minister (Transport),
7 Oct 2013Stopped being Shadow Minister (Business, Innovation and Skills),
Commons11 Jul 2012House of Commons to Sit on Tuesdays from 7pm until 10pm to Consider Private Members' Bills Majorityaye Rebel
Commons11 Jul 2012Thursdays minorityaye Rebel
Commons11 Jul 2012Sitting Times of the House of Commons on Tuesdays minorityaye Rebel
Commons11 Jul 2012House of Commons Sitting Start Time on Tuesdays minorityno Rebel
26 Oct 2010Became Member, Ecclesiastical Committee (Joint Committee)
12 May 2010Became Shadow Minister (Business, Innovation and Skills),
6 May 2010Stopped being Member, Commons Science and Technology Committee
HouseDateSubjectGordon MarsdenLab VoteRôle
1 Oct 2009Became Member, Commons Science and Technology Committee
Commons29 Apr 2009Gurkha Settlement Rights — Government defeat Majorityno Rebel
Commons4 Nov 2008Orders of the Day — New Clause 2 — Employer's duties in relation to industrial action ballots minorityno Rebel
Commons22 Oct 2008Deferred Divisions — Clause 68 — Commencement minorityno Rebel
Commons22 Oct 2008Deferred Divisions — Clause 4 — Prohibitions in connection with genetic material not of human origin minorityno Rebel
Commons22 Oct 2008Deferred Divisions — Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill [Lords] minorityno Rebel
Commons3 Jul 2008MPs' salaries — Increase with Public Sector Earnings Index — rejected minorityno Rebel
Commons3 Jul 2008MPs' salaries — Increases capped to 2.3% — rejected minorityno Rebel
Commons20 May 2008Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill — Change abortion limit from 24 weeks to 22 weeks — rejected minorityno Rebel
Commons20 May 2008Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill — Prospects for life of handicapped child must be given before abortion — rejected minorityno Rebel
Commons20 May 2008Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill — Change abortion limit from 24 weeks to 20 weeks — rejected minorityno Rebel
Commons19 May 2008Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill — Testing for gender-related illness minorityno Rebel
Commons19 May 2008Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill — Animal DNA may be inserted into an embryo minorityno Rebel
Commons19 May 2008Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill — Cannot use gametes or pronuclei — rejected minorityno Rebel
Commons19 May 2008Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill — Human-animal hybrid licenses minorityno Rebel
7 Feb 2008Stopped being PPS (Mr Michael Wills, Minister of State), Ministry of Justice
8 Nov 2007Stopped being Member, Education & Skills Committee
28 Jun 2007Became PPS (Mr Michael Wills, Minister of State), Ministry of Justice
Commons28 Mar 2007Gambling (Geographical Distribution of Casino Premises Licences) Order 2007 — 28 Mar 2007 — Division No. 88 minorityaye Rebel
Commons7 Mar 2007House of Lords Reform — Composition Option 7 (100 per Cent. Elected) minorityaye Rebel
Commons7 Mar 2007House of Lords Reform — Composition Option 1 (Fully Appointed) — rejected minorityno Rebel
Commons14 Jun 2006Parliamentary and Local Elections (Choice of Electoral Systems) minorityno Rebel
12 Jul 2005Became Member, Education & Skills Committee
5 May 2005Stopped being Member, Ecclesiastical Committee (Joint Committee)
HouseDateSubjectGordon MarsdenLab VoteRôle
11 Apr 2005Stopped being PPS (Rt Hon Tessa Jowell, Secretary of State), Department for Culture, Media & Sport
Commons26 Jan 2005Modernisation of the House of Commons minorityno Rebel
13 May 2004Became PPS (Rt Hon Tessa Jowell, Secretary of State), Department for Culture, Media & Sport
Commons10 Nov 2003Water Bill [Lords] — Clause 58 — Fluoridation of Water Supplies 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 2002Parliamentary Questions minorityno Rebel
31 Jan 2002Became Member, Ecclesiastical Committee (Joint Committee)
HouseDateSubjectGordon MarsdenLab VoteRôle
11 May 2001Stopped being Member, Education & Employment Committee
Commons19 Dec 2000Human Fertilisation and Embryology (Research Purposes) Regulations minorityaye Rebel
Commons23 Oct 2000Election of Speaker minorityno Rebel
Commons14 Jul 1999City of London (Ward Elections) Bill - Interpretation minorityaye Rebel
Commons24 Feb 1999City of London (Ward Elections) Bill (By Order) minorityaye Rebel
9 Nov 1998Became Member, Education & 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.

59% Abortion, Embryology and Euthanasia- Against
0% Academy Schools - for
50% Action to prevent domestic violence and abuse
92% Additional Rate of Income Tax - Increase
28% Against On-Shore Wind Turbines
69% Apprenticeships
25% Assisted Dying
79% Asylum System - More strict
0% Balance the Budget Without Borrowing
84% Ban fox hunting
89% Bankers' Bonus Tax
50% Brexit veto for Scotland, Wales and NI
81% Business and community control of schools: For
0% Cap or Reduce Public Sector Redundancy Payments
0% Civil aviation pollution - For limiting
16% Closed Material Proceedure
18% Coalition Programme for Government - For
100% Control Orders
50% Corporal punishment of children - Against
100% Crossrail - In favour
0% Cull Badgers
50% Decamp from Palace of Westminister During Works
28% Delegate more powers to government ministers
75% Deployment of UK armed forces in Afghanistan
25% Deprivation of Citizenship - Easier to Do
100% Do more to help refugees inclding children
45% Easier access to abortion
0% Employee Shareholder Status
0% Employment rights
15% Encourage and incentivise saving
0% End support for some 16-18 yr olds in education
81% Energy Prices - More Affordable
0% English Votes on English Laws etc.
100% Environmental water quality
5% Equal Number of Electors Per Constituency - for
75% European Union Integration - For
8% Excess Bedroom Benefit Reduction - Social Tenants
0% Extend Right to Buy to Housing Associations
40% Fixed Term Parliaments
62% For the UK to Remain a Member of the EU
100% Foundation hospitals - In favour
84% Fox hunting - Ban
12% Freedom of Information Bill 2000 - Strengthen
46% Fully Elected House of Lords
73% Further devolution to Northern Ireland
62% Further devolution to Scotland
71% Further devolution to Wales
57% Gambling - Against permissiveness
6% GP Commissioning in the NHS
67% Heathrow Third Runway - In Favour
93% Higher Benefits for Ill and Disabled
100% Higher Pay for Public Sector Workers
30% Higher taxes on alcoholic drinks
58% Higher taxes on banks
25% Higher taxes on sugary drinks
0% Hold a UK referendum on Lisbon EU Treaty
93% Homosexuality - Equal rights
75% HS2 - In Favour
83% Human Rights and Equality
100% Identity cards - For introduction
67% In Favour of Mass Surveillance
75% Incentivise Low Carbon Electricity Generation
100% Incentivise membership of press regulator
21% Increase Air Passenger Duty
10% Increase the income tax - tax free allowance
0% Increase the state pension age
20% Increase VAT
67% Inheritance Tax
99% Iraq 2003 - For the invasion
9% Iraq Investigation - Necessary
100% Jobs Guarantee for Long Term Young Unemployed
100% Labour's Terrorism laws - For
93% Limit NHS Foundation Trust Private Patient Income
0% Localise Council Tax Support
44% Lower taxes on petrol & diesel for motor vehicles
0% Make High Earners Pay Market Rent for Council Home
52% Make it easier to trigger a new election for an MP
100% Mansion Tax
89% Mass Retention of Communications Data
38% Measures to reduce tax avoidance.
100% Member trustees on pension boards
0% Merge Police and Fire under Police & Crime Cmmr
33% Military Action against Daesh / ISIL
86% Minimum Wage
85% Ministers Can Intervene in Coroners' Inquests
100% More Emergency Service Workers
50% More funds for social care
70% More powers for local councils
100% MPs decide if to approve a withdrawal agreeement
18% No detention without charge or trial
79% No Polls Clash With MP Election System Referendum
100% Nuclear power - For
65% Openness and Transparency - In Favour
83% Pension auto-enrolment - For
0% Phase out of Tenancies for Life
0% Police and Crime Commissioners
100% Post office - in favour of Government policy
0% Post office closures - against
86% Preserve Environmental Protection on EU Withdrawal
100% Prevent abuse of zero hours contracts
0% Privatise Royal Mail
31% Promote Occupational Pensions
53% Proportional Representation Voting System - For
58% Protesting near Parliament - Restrict
100% Public Ownership of Railways
100% Rail Fares - Lower
30% Recreational drugs - Against legalization
7% Reduce capital gains tax
0% Reduce central funding for local government
0% Reduce max amount people may be charged for care
10% Reduce Spending on Welfare Benefits
0% Reduce taxes on domestic property transactions
13% Reduce the rate of Corporation Tax
5% Reducing the number of MPs - for
1% Referendum on Alternative Vote for MP Elections
76% Referendum on any EU withdrawal arrangements
46% Referendum on UK's EU membership -For -Pre 2016
0% Referendums for Directly Elected City Mayors
29% Register of Lobbyists
99% Regulate letting agent fees
38% Regulation of Shale Gas Extraction
82% Remove Hereditary Peers from the House of Lords
0% Replace Higher Education Grants with Loans
88% Require Pub Companies to Offer Rent Only Leases
0% Require voters to show photo ID before voting
0% Restrict 3rd party campaigners during elections
16% Restrict Scope of Legal Aid
100% Retain funds from council house sales locally
0% Retention of Business Rates by Local Government
66% Right for EU Citizens in the UK to Stay
50% Right to strike
75% Role of MPs in the House of Commons - Strengthen
97% Same Sex Marriage - for
18% Schools - Greater Autonomy
0% Sell England's Public Forests
74% Smoking ban - In favour
99% State control of bus services
74% Stop climate change
94% Support current and former armed service members
31% Tax Incentives for Companies Investing in Assets
100% Teach children about drugs, sexuality and health
35% Termination of pregnancy - against
0% The UK should not ratify the Lisbon Treaty
0% Tougher on illegal immigration
7% Trade Unions - Restrict
10% Transexuality - Against legal recognition
54% Transparency of Parliament
57% Trident replacement - In favour
0% Tuition fees - Set Upper Limit at £9,000 per Year
7% University education fees - Should be free
59% University Tuition Fees - For
63% Use of UK Military Forces Overseas
81% Voting age - Reduce to 16
42% War - Parliamentary authority not necessary
100% Welfare benefits ought rise in line with prices
100% Woman's pension age increase - slow transition

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