Mary Glindon

MP, North Tyneside

North Tyneside Labour

How Mary Glindon voted on Social Issues #

  • Voted very strongly against equal gay rightsDetails
  • Voted moderately for smoking bansDetails
  • Voted very strongly against allowing marriage between two people of same sexDetails
  • Voted moderately against laws to promote equality and human rightsDetails

How Mary Glindon voted on Foreign Policy and Defence #

  • Voted moderately for use of UK military forces in combat operations overseasDetails
  • Has never voted on replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons systemDetails
  • Voted moderately for more EU integrationDetails
  • Voted moderately against a referendum on the UK's membership of the EUDetails
  • Voted very strongly for strengthening the Military CovenantDetails

How Mary Glindon voted on Welfare and Benefits #

  • Voted strongly against reducing housing benefit for social tenants deemed to have excess bedrooms (which Labour describe as the "bedroom tax")Details
  • Voted very strongly for raising welfare benefits at least in line with pricesDetails
  • Voted strongly for paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disabilityDetails
  • Voted very strongly against making local councils responsible for helping those in financial need afford their council tax and reducing the amount spent on such supportDetails
  • Voted strongly against a reduction in spending on welfare benefitsDetails
  • Voted very strongly for spending public money to create guaranteed jobs for young people who have spent a long time unemployedDetails

How Mary Glindon voted on Taxation and Employment #

  • Voted very strongly against raising the threshold at which people start to pay income taxDetails
  • Voted strongly against increasing the rate of VATDetails
  • Voted strongly against higher taxes on alcoholic drinksDetails
  • Voted moderately against higher taxes on plane ticketsDetails
  • Voted moderately against lower taxes on fuel for motor vehiclesDetails
  • Voted strongly for increasing the tax rate applied to income over £150,000Details
  • Voted very strongly against encouraging occupational pensionsDetails
  • Voted very strongly against automatic enrolment in occupational pensionsDetails
  • Voted strongly for a banker’s bonus taxDetails
  • Voted strongly for an annual tax on the value of expensive homes (popularly known as a mansion tax)Details
  • Voted strongly against allowing employees to exchange some employment rights for shares in the company they work forDetails

How Mary Glindon voted on Business and the Economy #

  • Voted strongly against reducing the rate of corporation taxDetails
  • Voted very strongly against measures to reduce tax avoidanceDetails
  • Voted a mixture of for and against stronger tax incentives for companies to invest in assetsDetails

How Mary Glindon voted on Health #

  • Voted very strongly for restricting the provision of services to private patients by the NHSDetails
  • Voted very strongly against reforming the NHS so GPs buy services on behalf of their patientsDetails
  • Voted moderately for smoking bansDetails

How Mary Glindon voted on Education #

  • Voted very strongly against greater autonomy for schoolsDetails
  • Voted very strongly against raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per yearDetails
  • Voted very strongly against academy schoolsDetails
  • Voted very strongly against ending financial support for some 16-19 year olds in training and further educationDetails
  • Voted very strongly against university tuition feesDetails

How Mary Glindon voted on Constitutional Reform #

  • Voted very strongly against reducing central government funding of local governmentDetails
  • Voted very strongly against an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituencyDetails
  • Voted very strongly against fewer MPs in the House of CommonsDetails
  • Voted a mixture of for and against a more proportional system for electing MPsDetails
  • Voted very strongly for a wholly elected House of LordsDetails
  • Voted very strongly against local councils keeping money raised from taxes on business premises in their areasDetails
  • Voted very strongly against greater restrictions on campaigning by third parties, such as charities, during electionsDetails
  • Voted moderately against fixed periods between parliamentary electionsDetails
  • Voted very strongly for removing hereditary peers from the House of LordsDetails
  • Voted a mixture of for and against transferring more powers to the Welsh AssemblyDetails
  • Voted moderately against transferring more powers to the Scottish ParliamentDetails
  • Voted moderately for more powers for local councilsDetails

How Mary Glindon voted on Home Affairs #

  • Voted very strongly against the introduction of elected Police and Crime CommissionersDetails
  • Voted strongly for requiring the mass retention of information about communicationsDetails

How Mary Glindon voted on Miscellaneous Topics #

  • Voted very strongly for greater regulation of gamblingDetails
  • Voted moderately for measures to prevent climate changeDetails
  • Voted very strongly for slowing the rise in rail faresDetails
  • Voted very strongly against selling England’s state owned forestsDetails
  • Voted very strongly against capping civil service redundancy paymentsDetails
  • Has never voted on Labour's anti-terrorism lawsDetails
  • Voted very strongly against the privatisation of Royal MailDetails
  • Voted moderately for financial incentives for low carbon emission electricity generation methodsDetails
  • Voted very strongly for requiring pub companies to offer pub landlords rent-only leasesDetails
  • Voted strongly against restricting the scope of legal aidDetails
  • Voted strongly against culling badgers to tackle bovine tuberculosisDetails
  • Voted moderately against allowing national security sensitive evidence to be put before courts in secret sessionsDetails
  • Voted moderately against a statutory register of lobbyistsDetails
  • Voted very strongly against limits on success fees paid to lawyers in no-win no fee casesDetails
  • Voted very strongly for restrictions on fees charged to tenants by letting agentsDetails
  • Voted moderately against the policies included in the 2010 Conservative - Liberal Democrat Coalition AgreementDetails

Please feel free to use the data on this page, but if you do you must cite in the body of your articles as the source of any analysis or data you get off this site.