Hardly ever rebels against their party in their last parliament
How Neil Turner voted on key issues since 2001
- Voted very strongly for the hunting banDetails
- Voted a mixture of for and against a more proportional system for electing MPsDetails
- Voted a mixture of for and against encouraging occupational pensionsDetails
- Voted very strongly for Labour's anti-terrorism lawsDetails
- Voted very strongly for allowing ministers to intervene in inquestsDetails
- Voted a mixture of for and against greater autonomy for schoolsDetails
- Voted strongly for equal gay rightsDetails
- Voted a mixture of for and against a transparent ParliamentDetails
- Voted against increasing the rate of VATDetails
- Voted very strongly for a wholly elected House of LordsDetails
- Voted very strongly against a referendum on the UK's membership of the EUDetails
- Voted very strongly for a stricter asylum systemDetails
- Voted strongly for introducing ID cardsDetails
- Voted moderately for laws to stop climate changeDetails
- Voted very strongly for introducing foundation hospitalsDetails
- Voted very strongly for replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons systemDetails
- Voted very strongly against an investigation into the Iraq warDetails
- Voted moderately for a smoking banDetails
- Voted strongly for more EU integrationDetails
More on well-known issues (from the Guardian) & their full record
Wigan has 19 Sure Start centres. Beech Hill primary school is following Westfield, Woodfield and Canon Sharples schools in being rebuilt, and all our secondary schools are being rebuilt through the Building Schools for the Future programme. Can my right hon. Friend guarantee that any Government led by him will continue to invest in our children, the citizens of my constituency and our country?
What assessment he has made of the implications for his Department's policies of the outcomes of the London G20 summit.
Will the Minister expand on that, and tell us whether any countries had been planning for that, and if they were, whether they thought that that was fiscally responsible and their patriotic duty?
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Former Labour MP for Wigan
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Topics of interest
- Education and Skills
- Trade and Industry
- Health Services
- Policing/Crime Statistics
- Employment Statistics (Wigan)
Other offices held in the past
- Member, Communities and Local Government Committee (10 Mar 2009 to 11 May 2010)
- PPS (Rt Hon Jim Murphy, Secretary of State), Scotland Office (16 Oct 2008 to 30 Dec 2008)
- PPS (Mr Jim Murphy, Minister of State), Foreign & Commonwealth Office (28 Jun 2007 to 16 Oct 2008)
- PPS (Rt Hon Ian McCartney, Minister of State), Foreign & Commonwealth Office (8 May 2006 to 28 Jun 2007)
- PPS (Rt Hon Ian McCartney, Minister of State), Department of Trade and Industry (8 May 2006 to 28 Jun 2007)
- PPS (Rt Hon Ian McCartney, Minister without Portfolio), Minister Without Portfolio (before 10 Nov 2005 to 8 May 2006)
- PPS (Rt Hon Ian McCartney, Minister without Portfolio), Minister Without Portfolio (2 Nov 2004 to 11 Apr 2005)
- PPS (Rt Hon Ian McCartney, Minister without Portfolio), Minister without Portfolio (to 2 Nov 2004)
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- Has spoken in 8 debates in the last year — well below average amongst MPs.
- Has received answers to 8 written questions in the last year — below average amongst MPs.
- Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a high number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2008, according to constituents.
- Has voted in 75.70% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — above average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
- People have made 11 annotations on this MP’s speeches — average amongst MPs.
- This MP's speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 16–17 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
- 50 people are tracking this MP
- Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 96 times in debates — well below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)