Queens' Speech — Tax on Bank Bonuses — Jobs Guarantee — VAT Reduction — Make Investment Sooner

Division number 2 in the House of Commons on 17 May 2012.

Edward Davey voted against measures to stimulate economic growth and job creation; against a tax on bank bonuses to fund guaranteed jobs for young people out of work for over a year; against reducing VAT; against a tax break for small firms taking on extra workers and against making infrastructure investment sooner.

A majority of MPs voted the same.

213 for, 312 against, 0 abstained, 121 absent.


Tellers: Nicholas Dakin, Mark Hendrick


Tellers: Brooks Newmark, Bill Wiggin