Lord Gordon of Strathblane

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How Lord Gordon of Strathblane voted since 2001
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  • Has never voted on raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per year Source
  • Voted moderately for more EU integration Source
  • Has never voted on a referendum on the UK's membership of the EU Source
  • Voted very strongly against fewer MPs in the House of Commons Source
  • Voted very strongly against an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituency Source
  • Has never voted on university tuition fees Source
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Lord Gordon of Strathblane sometimes rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • Assisted Dying Bill [HL]: Committee (2nd Day) 16 Jan 2015

    I join the noble Baroness in arguing for greater clarity on this, and I am genuinely surprised at the level of opposition to what seems to me to be a perfectly reasonable, understated amendment. As the noble Lord, Lord Cormack, pointed out earlier, this does not at all affect the principles behind the Bill. There are still powerful arguments for allowing assisted suicide—and, although I...
  • Media Plurality: Communications Committee Report — Question for Short Debate 14 Jan 2015

    My Lords, reference has already been made to the fact that many Peers withdrew from this debate because of the shortage of time. I was tempted to do so as well. I reckoned, however, that the 10 seconds extra that everyone would get if my two minutes were redistributed were hardly worth the candle. There is another important point. It is very important to demonstrate to everyone concerned that...
  • House of Lords — Motion to Take Note 6 Jan 2015

    My Lords, like other Peers, I congratulate my noble friend Lord Williams on securing this debate. I suppose it is also relevant to congratulate the Government on making time available for it. If I could recall exactly what the noble Lord, Lord Strathclyde, said, I know I would be much better off simply repeating it because it was a lot more elegant than giving vent to the slight vein of...

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Labour Peer

Became a Lord in 1997


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  • Has spoken in 7 debates in the last year — average amongst Lords.
  • Has received answers to 0 written questions in the last year — average amongst Lords.
  • Has voted in 62.79% of votes in this House with this affiliation — above average amongst Lords. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 0 annotations on this Lord’s speeches — average amongst Lords.
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  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 95 times in debates — above average amongst Lords. (Why is this here?)

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