Voting Record — Jo Swinson MP, East Dunbartonshire (11971)

Jo Swinson

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 LDem 0 votes out of 266, 0.0% 266 votes out of 463, 57.5% 1 time
6 May 2010 30 Mar 2015 LDem 1 vote out of 869, 0.1% 869 votes out of 1239, 70.1% 0 times
5 May 2005 12 Apr 2010 LDem 7 votes out of 882, 0.8% 882 votes out of 1288, 68.5% 7 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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HouseDateSubjectJo SwinsonLDem VoteRôle
Commons18 Nov 2014Small Business, Enterprise and Employment Bill — New Clause 2 — Pubs Code: Market Rent Only Option for Tenants of Large Pub-Owning Businesses minorityaye Rebel
30 Jun 2014Became The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills,
30 Jun 2014Became Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State (Department for Education) (Women and Equalities) ,
20 Dec 2013Stopped being The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Women and Equalities,
20 Dec 2013Stopped being The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills,
6 Sep 2012Became The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Women and Equalities,
6 Sep 2012Became The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills,
6 May 2010Stopped being Member, Environmental Audit Committee
6 May 2010Stopped being Liberal Democrat Spokesperson (Foreign Affairs),

Policy Comparisons

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

7% Abortion, Embryology and Euthanasia- Against
92% Academy Schools - for
50% Against On-Shore Wind Turbines
19% Business and community control of schools: For
50% Civil aviation pollution - For limiting
0% Control Orders
50% Crossrail - In favour
21% Delegate more powers to government ministers
88% Equal Number of Electors Per Constituency - for
100% For the UK to Remain a Member of the EU
89% Fully Elected House of Lords
40% Gambling - Against permissiveness
75% GP Commissioning in the NHS
82% Higher taxes on banks
87% Homosexuality - Equal rights
57% HS2 - In Favour
0% Identity cards - For introduction
100% Incentivise membership of press regulator
94% Increase VAT
95% Iraq Investigation - Necessary
6% Labour's Terrorism laws - For
77% Measures to reduce tax avoidance.
2% Nuclear power - For
71% Privatise Royal Mail
50% Recreational drugs - Against legalization
94% Reduce the rate of Corporation Tax
57% Reducing the number of MPs - for
33% Regulation of Shale Gas Extraction
99% Remove Hereditary Peers from the House of Lords
58% Right for EU Citizens in the UK to Stay
80% Role of MPs in the House of Commons - Strengthen
65% Schools - Greater Autonomy
72% Smoking ban - In favour
44% Tax Incentives for Companies Investing in Assets
84% Transparency of Parliament
17% Trident replacement - In favour
100% Tuition fees - Set Upper Limit at £9,000 per Year
100% Voting age - Reduce to 16
100% War - Parliamentary authority not necessary

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