Bill Esterson

MP, Sefton Central

Sefton Central Labour

Voting Summary More Here

How Bill Esterson voted
Randomly generated selection of topics. See full list.

  • Voted strongly against reducing housing benefit for social tenants deemed to have excess bedrooms (which Labour describe as the "bedroom tax") Source
  • Voted very strongly against encouraging occupational pensions Source
  • Voted moderately against reducing central government funding of local government Source
  • Voted very strongly against university tuition fees Source
  • Has never voted on replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons system Source
  • Voted a mixture of for and against a more proportional system for electing MPs Source
  • Get email notifications when Bill Esterson speaks in parliament.

See our much more detailed, easier-to-read analysis of votes on health, welfare, foreign policy, social issues, taxation and more.

Bill Esterson hardly ever rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • Oral Answers to Questions — Health: Rebalancing Project 21 Oct 2014

    The Canadian Government say that foetal alcohol spectrum disorder is the most important preventable cause of severe childhood brain damage. The Minister told me in Westminster Hall last week that the chief medical officer’s review of the evidence is continuing. Is not the truth, however, that the evidence has been available for years, and that the time has come for the review to be...
  • Foetal Alcohol Syndrome — [Mr Andrew Turner in the Chair] 14 Oct 2014

    Will the Minister give way?
  • Foetal Alcohol Syndrome — [Mr Andrew Turner in the Chair] 14 Oct 2014

    May I just urge the Minister to look at what I and other Members have said about Canada, the United States, and France, where there is labelling? Canada especially cannot believe that we are not taking this action. I urge her to speed up her look at the evidence and the research. Other countries are doing this, so why can we not?

More of Bill Esterson's recent appearances

RSS feed (?)

Profile

Labour MP for Sefton Central

Entered House of Commons on 6 May 2010 — General election

Topics of interest

  • Education
  • Work and Pensions
  • Communities and Local Government
  • Transport
  • Health
  • Work Capability Assessment
  • Teachers: Training
  • Serco
  • Rescue Services
  • Rescue Services: Liverpool

Currently held offices

  • Member, Education Committee

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Communities and Local Government Committee (7 Nov 2011 to 25 Feb 2013)
  • Member, Draft House of Lords Reform Bill (Joint Committee) (23 Jun 2011 to 26 Mar 2012)
  • Member, Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Committee (12 Jul 2010 to 27 Jun 2011)

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

Numerology

Please note that numbers do not measure quality. Also, representatives may do other things not currently covered by this site.
More about this

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 13 Oct 2014.

8. Land and Property
Two flats in Brompton, Kent, from which rental income is received.
House in Chatham, from which rental income is received.
9. Shareholdings
(a) Leaps & Bounds (Training) Ltd; training consultancy.

View the history of this MP’s entries in the Register

More about the register

Did you find what you were looking for?

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 Public Whip.