Voting Record — Michael Gove MP, Surrey Heath (11858)

Michael Gove is currently The Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs,

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 still in office Con 1 vote out of 331, 0.3% 331 votes out of 371, 89.2% 0 times
8 May 2015 3 May 2017 Con 0 votes out of 365, 0.0% 365 votes out of 467, 78.2% 0 times
6 May 2010 30 Mar 2015 Con 8 votes out of 708, 1.1% 708 votes out of 1239, 57.1% 0 times
5 May 2005 12 Apr 2010 Con 9 votes out of 728, 1.2% 728 votes out of 1288, 56.5% 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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HouseDateSubjectMichael GoveCon VoteRôle
Commons14 Mar 2019UK Withdrawal from the European Union — Delay Withdrawal if MPs Agree Withdrawal Agreement Majorityno Rebel
11 Jun 2017Became The Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs,
HouseDateSubjectMichael GoveCon VoteRôle
no rebellions, never teller
3 May 2017Stopped being Member, Committee on Exiting the European Union
31 Oct 2016Became Member, Committee on Exiting the European Union
14 Jul 2016Stopped being The Lord Chancellor and Secretary of State for Justice ,
8 May 2015Became The Lord Chancellor and Secretary of State for Justice ,
8 May 2015Stopped being The Parliamentary Secretary to the Treasury,
HouseDateSubjectMichael GoveCon VoteRôle
15 Jul 2014Became The Parliamentary Secretary to the Treasury,
15 Jul 2014Stopped being The Secretary of State for Education,
Commons21 May 2013Marriage (Same Sex Couples) Bill — Third Reading Majorityno Rebel
Commons20 May 2013Marriage (Same Sex Couples) Bill — New Clause 8 — Domestic protection for persons Majorityaye Rebel
Commons20 May 2013Marriage (Same Sex Couples) Bill — New Clause 6 — Protection of Beliefs About Marriage Majorityaye Rebel
Commons20 May 2013Marriage (Same Sex Couples) Bill — New Clause 3 — Conscientious Objection From Registrars to Marrying Same Sex Couples Majorityaye Rebel
Commons5 Feb 2013Marriage (Same Sex Couples) Bill — Second Reading Majorityno Rebel
Commons11 Jul 2012Thursdays Majorityno Rebel
Commons11 Jul 2012Sitting Times of the House of Commons on Tuesdays Majorityno Rebel
Commons11 Jul 2012House of Commons Sitting Start Time on Tuesdays Majorityaye Rebel
12 May 2010Became The Secretary of State for Education,
6 May 2010Stopped being Shadow Secretary of State (Children, Schools and Families),
HouseDateSubjectMichael GoveCon VoteRôle
Commons3 Jul 2008MPs' salaries — £650 catch-up payment — rejected Majorityaye Rebel
Commons3 Jul 2008MPs' salaries — Increase with Public Sector Earnings Index — rejected Majorityaye Rebel
Commons3 Jul 2008MPs' salaries — Increases capped to 2.3% — rejected Majorityaye Rebel
Commons6 May 2008Criminal Justice and Immigration Bill — Hatred on the grounds of sexual orientation Majorityno Rebel
3 Jul 2007Became Shadow Secretary of State (Children, Schools and Families),
3 Jul 2007Stopped being Shadow Minister (Communities and Local Government) (Housing and Planning),
Commons19 Mar 2007Equality Act (Sexual Orientation) Regulations Majorityno Rebel
22 Jan 2007Stopped being Member, European Scrutiny Committee
Commons1 Nov 2006Short Speeches minorityaye Rebel
Commons1 Nov 2006September Sittings minorityno Rebel
Commons13 Jul 2005Committees — Administration Committee — Pay for Chairmen of Select Committees minorityaye Rebel
Commons13 Jul 2005Committees — Administration Committee — Pay for Chairmen of Standing Committees minorityaye Rebel
28 Jun 2005Became Member, European Scrutiny Committee
10 May 2005Became Shadow Minister (Communities and Local Government) (Housing and Planning),

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
9% Additional Rate of Income Tax - Increase
77% Coalition Programme for Government - For
71% Encourage and incentivise saving
100% End support for some 16-18 yr olds in education
28% European Union - For
83% Fixed Term Parliaments
21% Further devolution to Scotland
100% HS2 - In Favour
5% Identity cards - For introduction
84% Increase Air Passenger Duty
72% Increase VAT
77% Iraq Investigation - Necessary
80% Mass Retention of Communications Data
69% Measures to reduce tax avoidance.
1% Ministers Can Intervene in Coroners' Inquests
3% More Generous Benefits for Ill and Disabled
29% More powers for local councils
70% Phase out of Tenancies for Life
100% Privatise Royal Mail
80% Reduce capital gains tax
92% Reduce Spending on Welfare Benefits
85% Reduce the rate of Corporation Tax
85% Reducing the number of MPs - for
88% Referendum on Alternative Vote for MP Elections
76% Referendum on the UK's membership of the EU - For
79% Restrict Scope of Legal Aid
100% Schools - Greater Autonomy
33% Stop climate change
100% Tougher on illegal immigration
96% Use of UK Military Forces Overseas

Possible Friends (more...)

Shows which MPs voted most similarly to this one in the 2017-present, 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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