Voting Record — Russell Brown MP, Dumfries (10070)

Russell Brown

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

ConstituencyFromToPartyRebellions (explain...)Attendance (explain...)Teller
Dumfries and Galloway 6 May 2010 30 Mar 2015 Lab 0 votes out of 898, 0.0% 898 votes out of 1239, 72.5% 0 times
Dumfries and Galloway 5 May 2005 12 Apr 2010 Lab 2 votes out of 1075, 0.2% 1075 votes out of 1288, 83.5% 3 times
Dumfries 7 Jun 2001 11 Apr 2005 Lab 3 votes out of 801, 0.4% 801 votes out of 1246, 64.3% 0 times
Dumfries 1 May 1997 14 May 2001 Lab 3 votes out of 843, 0.4% 843 votes out of 1273, 66.2% 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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HouseDateSubjectRussell BrownLab VoteRôle
no rebellions, never teller
30 Mar 2015Stopped being Shadow Minister (Scotland),
7 Oct 2013Became Shadow Minister (Scotland),
7 Oct 2013Stopped being Shadow Minister (Defence),
18 Mar 2013Became Shadow Minister (Defence),
7 Oct 2011Stopped being Shadow Minister (Defence),
2 Nov 2010Stopped being Member, International Development Committee
8 Oct 2010Became Shadow Minister (Defence),
12 Jul 2010Became Member, International Development Committee
6 May 2010Stopped being Member, Consolidation etc. Bills (Joint Committee)
HouseDateSubjectRussell BrownLab VoteRôle
16 Jan 2009Stopped being PPS (Rt Hon Jim Murphy, Secretary of State), Scotland Office
30 Dec 2008Became PPS (Rt Hon Jim Murphy, Secretary of State), Scotland Office
16 Oct 2008Stopped being PPS (Rt Hon Des Browne, Secretary of State), Scotland Office
29 Sep 2008Stopped being PPS (Rt Hon Des Browne, Secretary of State), Ministry of Defence
4 Aug 2008Became PPS (Rt Hon Des Browne, Secretary of State), Ministry of Defence
Commons25 Apr 2008Prayers tellnono Teller
29 Jan 2008Stopped being PPS (Rt Hon Baroness Taylor of Bolton, Minister of State), Ministry of Defence
7 Nov 2007Became PPS (Rt Hon Baroness Taylor of Bolton, Minister of State), Ministry of Defence
7 Nov 2007Stopped being PPS (Lord Drayson, Minister of State), Ministry of Defence
25 Oct 2007Stopped being PPS (Rt Hon Des Browne, Secretary of State), Ministry of Defence
25 Oct 2007Stopped being PPS (Lord Drayson, Minister of State), Department for Business, Enterprise & Regulatory Reform
11 Oct 2007Became PPS (Rt Hon Des Browne, Secretary of State), Ministry of Defence
11 Oct 2007Became PPS (Lord Drayson, Minister of State), Department for Business, Enterprise & Regulatory Reform
26 Jul 2007Became PPS (Rt Hon Des Browne, Secretary of State), Ministry of Defence
26 Jul 2007Stopped being PPS (Rt Hon Des Browne, Secretary of State), Ministry of Defence
26 Jul 2007Became PPS (Lord Drayson, Minister of State), Department for Business, Enterprise & Regulatory Reform
26 Jul 2007Stopped being PPS (Lord Drayson, Minister of State), Department for Business, Enterprise & Regulatory Reform
23 Jul 2007Stopped being PPS (Rt Hon Des Browne, Secretary of State), Ministry of Defence
23 Jul 2007Stopped being PPS (Lord Drayson, Minister of State), Department for Business, Enterprise & Regulatory Reform
16 Jul 2007Became PPS (Rt Hon Des Browne, Secretary of State), Ministry of Defence
16 Jul 2007Became PPS (Lord Drayson, Minister of State), Department for Business, Enterprise & Regulatory Reform
28 Jun 2007Became PPS (Rt Hon Des Browne, Secretary of State), Scotland Office
28 Jun 2007Stopped being PPS (Rt Hon Douglas Alexander, Secretary of State), Scotland Office
28 Jun 2007Became PPS (Lord Drayson, Minister of State), Ministry of Defence
28 Jun 2007Stopped being PPS (Rt Hon Douglas Alexander, Secretary of State), Department for Transport
Commons9 Mar 2007Prayers tellnono Teller
Commons7 Mar 2007House of Lords Reform — Composition Option 1 (Fully Appointed) — rejected minorityno Rebel
Commons7 Mar 2007House of Lords Reform — Support for bicameral Parliament minorityaye Rebel
Commons26 Jan 2007Orders of the Day — Energy Saving (Daylight) Bill tellnono Teller
31 Oct 2006Stopped being Member, Conventions (Joint Committee)
27 Jun 2006Became PPS (Rt Hon Douglas Alexander, Secretary of State), Department for Transport
17 May 2006Became Member, Conventions (Joint Committee)
8 May 2006Became PPS (Rt Hon Douglas Alexander, Secretary of State), Scotland Office
8 May 2006Stopped being PPS (Rt Hon Alistair Darling, Secretary of State), Scotland Office
8 May 2006Stopped being PPS (Rt Hon Alistair Darling, Secretary of State), Department for Transport
10 Nov 2005Became PPS (Rt Hon Alistair Darling, Secretary of State), Scotland Office
10 Nov 2005Became PPS (Rt Hon Alistair Darling, Secretary of State), Department for Transport
12 Jul 2005Stopped being Member, Regulatory Reform Committee
HouseDateSubjectRussell BrownLab VoteRôle
Commons3 Mar 2004Protection of Vulnerable Children bothaye Rebel
17 Nov 2003Stopped being Member, Standards and Privileges Committee
Commons4 Feb 2003House of Lords Reform — Option 1 (Fully Appointed) — rejected minorityno Rebel
Commons29 Oct 2002Start Sittings of the House of Commons at 11.30 am rather than 14.30 on Tuesdays minorityaye Rebel
Commons28 Jan 2002City of London (Ward Elections) Bill — New Clause 1 — Exclusion of Crown Bodies minorityaye Rebel
12 Dec 2001Became Member, Consolidation etc. Bills (Joint Committee)
16 Jul 2001Became Member, Standards and Privileges Committee
16 Jul 2001Became Member, Regulatory Reform Committee
HouseDateSubjectRussell BrownLab VoteRôle
11 May 2001Stopped being Member, Scottish Affairs Committee
11 May 2001Stopped being Member, Deregulation Committee
29 Nov 1999Became Member, Scottish Affairs Committee
Commons14 Jul 1999City of London (Ward Elections) Bill minorityno Rebel
Commons14 Jul 1999City of London (Ward Elections) Bill minorityaye Rebel
5 Jul 1999Became Member, Deregulation Committee
10 Dec 1998Stopped being Member, European Scrutiny Committee
17 Nov 1998Became Member, European Scrutiny Committee
17 Nov 1998Stopped being Member, European Legislation Committee
Commons10 Dec 1997Doctor Assisted Dying Bill — Leave to Bring In minorityno Rebel
15 Jul 1997Became Member, European Legislation 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
0% Academy Schools - for
93% Asylum System - More strict
92% Bankers' Bonus Tax
16% Closed Material Proceedure
0% Employee Shareholder Status
77% European Union - For
70% Fox hunting - Ban
46% Fully Elected House of Lords
42% Further devolution to Scotland
55% Further devolution to Wales
84% Homosexuality - Equal rights
68% Human Rights and Equality
12% Increase VAT
0% Inheritance Tax
56% Proportional Representation Voting System - For
50% Public Ownership of Railways
83% Reduce capital gains tax
0% Reduce central funding for local government
12% Reduce the rate of Corporation Tax
8% Reducing the number of MPs - for
12% Retention of Business Rates by Local Government
42% Right to strike
85% Smoking ban - In favour
92% Trade Union Regulation
100% Trident replacement - In favour
76% Use of UK Military Forces Overseas

Possible Friends (more...)

Shows which MPs voted most similarly to this one in the 2001-2005, 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.

AgreementNameConstituencyParty
95.3%Mr Raymond PowellOgmoreLab
94.6% Adam IngramEast KilbrideLab
94.1%Mr Brian WilsonCunninghame NorthLab
94.0% Ian McCartneyMakerfieldLab
94.0%Dr Jack CunninghamCopelandLab

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