Roger Gale

Conservative MP for North Thanet

Military Covenant

The armed forces covenant sets out the relationship between the nation, the government and the armed forces. It recognises the nation's moral obligation to members of the armed forces and their families. MPs have voted on the extent to which there should be special provisions for current, and former, service personnel in relation to public services.

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Roger Gale generally voted against strengthening the Military Covenant

TheyWorkForYou has automatically calculated this MP’s stance based on all of their votes on the topic. You can browse the source data on

All votes about strengthening the Military Covenant:

  • On 26 Jun 2012: Roger Gale was absent for a vote on Opposition Day — Defence Reform — Military Covenant — Strategic Defence and Security Review Assumptions Show vote
  • On 14 Jun 2011: Roger Gale was absent for a vote on Armed Forces Bill — New Clause 17 — Special Health, Housing and Education Provisions for Service Personnel Show vote
  • On 16 Feb 2011: Roger Gale voted against a legally binding Military Covenant set out in law. Show vote
  • On 1 Mar 2010: Roger Gale voted to express a belief the military has been underfunded and the Government has failed to honor the Military Covenant. Show vote

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