Opposition Day — The Economy

Division number 304 in the House of Commons on 22 June 2011.

Lord Darling of Roulanish voted to reduce the deficit over a longer period, to cut VAT to 17.5%, to repeat the 2010 bank bonus tax, to build 25,000 affordable homes and create 100,000 jobs for young people.

A majority of MPs disagreed and voted against Labour proposals to reduce the deficit over a longer period, to cut VAT to 17.5%, to repeat the 2010 bank bonus tax, to build 25,000 affordable homes and create 100,000 jobs for young people.

208 for, 305 against, 0 abstained, 132 absent.

Aye

Tellers: Lyn Brown, Mark Hendrick

No

Tellers: Mark Hunter, Shailesh Vara

Absent

Abstained

None