Baroness Tonge

Former MP

Liberal Democrat

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How Baroness Tonge voted since 2001
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  • Has never voted on a referendum on the UK's membership of the EU Source
  • Voted very strongly for encouraging occupational pensions Source
  • Voted moderately for an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituency Source
  • Voted moderately for removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords Source
  • Has never voted on replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons system Source
  • Voted very strongly for fewer MPs in the House of Commons Source
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Baroness Tonge quite often rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — House of Lords: Israel 17 Dec 2014

    To ask Her Majesty’s Government, further to the Written Answer by Lord Livingston of Parkhead on 18 August (HL1576) on British military exports to Israel, whether they will clarify the uses of components for combat aircraft, drones, targeting equipment, military radar, weapon night sights, anti-armour ammunition, sniper rifles and high powered radio frequency weapons systems; and...
  • Written Answers — House of Lords: Middle East 17 Dec 2014

    To ask Her Majesty’s Government, further to the Written Answer by Baroness Anelay of St Johns on 4 December (HL3192), what is their assessment of the use of live fire for crowd control.
  • Written Answers — House of Lords: Middle East 17 Dec 2014

    To ask Her Majesty’s Government what representations they have made to the government of Israel concerning reports of Israeli Defence Force soldiers and jeeps entering a school in the West Bank village of Al-Sawiyah, and preventing students from entering, on 3 December.

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Liberal Democrat Peer

Entered the House of Lords on 27 June 2005

Previously MP for Richmond Park until 11 April 2005 — did not stand for re-election

Entered House of Commons on 1 May 1997 — General election

Also represented Richmond Park

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Other offices held in the past

  • Spokesperson for Health (8 Jan 2009 to 11 May 2010)
  • Spokesperson in the Lords, Health (27 Jul 2007 to 8 Jan 2009)

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

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  • Has spoken in 24 debates in the last year — well above average amongst Lords.
  • Has received answers to 228 written questions in the last year — well above average amongst Lords.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a medium number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2005, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 55.24% of votes in this House with this affiliation — above average amongst Lords. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 7 annotations on this Lord’s speeches — well above average amongst Lords.
  • 40 people are tracking this peer — email me updates on Baroness Tonge’s activity
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 148 times in debates — above average amongst Lords. (Why is this here?)

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