Baroness Tonge

Liberal Democrat

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How Baroness Tonge voted since 2001
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  • Voted moderately for removing hereditary peers from the House of LordsDetails
  • Voted very strongly for a wholly elected House of LordsDetails
  • Has never voted on replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons systemDetails
  • Has never voted on a more proportional system for electing MPsDetails
  • Voted very strongly for fewer MPs in the House of CommonsDetails
  • Voted a mixture of for and against an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituencyDetails

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Baroness Tonge quite often rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — House of Lords: Overseas Aid: Population Funding 9 Apr 2014

    To ask Her Majesty’s Government what current and future core and specific funding they provide or plan to provide to (1) the United Nations Population Fund, (2) the International Planned Parenthood Federation, (3) Marie Stopes International, and (4) Women and Children First UK.
  • Written Answers — House of Lords: Israel 8 Apr 2014

    To ask Her Majesty’s Government what assessment they have made of the impact of the proximity of Israeli settlements and refugee camps on the number of children’s injuries in those areas.
  • Written Answers — House of Lords: Israel 8 Apr 2014

    To ask Her Majesty’s Government what assessment they have made of the different types of live ammunition, such as bullets which splinter on impact, currently used by the Israel Defence Force in the Occupied Territories.

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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 21 debates in the last year — above average amongst Lords.
  • Has received answers to 191 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 during 2005, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 55.88% of votes in this House with this affiliation — above average amongst Lords. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 6 annotations on this Lord’s speeches — well above average amongst Lords.
  • 37 people are tracking this peer — email me updates on Baroness Tonge’s activity
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 143 times in debates — above average amongst Lords. (Why is this here?)

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