How Toby Perkins voted
Randomly generated selection of topics. See full list.
Voted moderately against reducing housing benefit for social tenants deemed to have excess bedrooms (which Labour describe as the "bedroom tax") Source
Voted very strongly against university tuition fees Source
Voted very strongly against raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per year Source
Voted very strongly against an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituency Source
Voted a mixture of for and against a more proportional system for electing MPs Source
Voted very strongly for a wholly elected House of Lords Source
Get email notifications when Toby Perkins speaks in parliament.
See our much more detailed, easier-to-read analysis of votes on health, welfare, foreign policy, social issues, taxation and more.
Toby Perkins hardly ever rebelled against their party in this parliament
My hon. Friend makes an important point. We heard earlier about how miners were pushed into dependency on benefits, but the other tragic legacy of the miners’ strike was the number of miners who were criminalised by what happened. Will my hon. Friend say something about the impact on proud people when they were told that they were criminals because of what happened in that miners’...
What recent progress his Department has made on the rail electrification programme.
More of Toby Perkins's recent appearances
Labour MP for Chesterfield
Entered House of Commons on 6 May 2010 — General election
Topics of interest
- Innovation and Skills
- Work and Pensions
- Public Houses
- Business: Government Assistance
- Members: Correspondence
- Directors: Disqualification
Currently held offices
- Shadow Minister (Business, Innovation and Skills)
- Member, Statutory Instruments (Select Committee)
- Member, Statutory Instruments (Joint Committee)
Other offices held in the past
- Shadow Minister (Education) (8 Oct 2010 to 7 Oct 2011)
- Member, Communities and Local Government Committee (12 Jul 2010 to 2 Nov 2010)
Previous MPs in this constituency
Public bill committees (Sittings attended)
Please note that numbers do not measure quality. Also, representatives may do other things not currently covered by this site.
More about this
Please feel free to use the data on this page, but if
you do you must cite TheyWorkForYou.com in the body
of your articles as the source of any analysis or
data you get off this site.
This data was produced by TheyWorkForYou from a variety
of sources. Voting information from