Graham Stringer

MP, Blackley and Broughton

Blackley and Broughton Labour

Voting Age

There have been votes in Parliament on reducing the voting age from eighteen to sixteen for local government elections, for elections to the Westminster and European Parliaments and for the referendum on the United Kingdom's membership of the European Union.

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Graham Stringer generally voted against a lower voting age

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

All votes about a lower voting age:

  • On 9 Mar 2004: Graham Stringer voted no on Young People and Democracy Show vote
  • On 29 Nov 2005: Graham Stringer voted against considering a Parliamentary Bill to reduce the voting age to 16 Show vote
  • On 7 Sep 2015: Graham Stringer was absent for a vote on European Union Referendum Bill — Allowing Those Aged 16 and 17 to Vote in the Referendum Show vote
  • On 17 Nov 2015: Graham Stringer was absent for a vote on Cities and Local Government Devolution Bill — Clause 20 — Entitlement to Vote in Local Government Elections at 16 Show vote
  • On 7 Dec 2015: Graham Stringer was absent for a vote on Cities and Local Government Devolution Bill — New Clause 10 — Entitlement to Vote at Local Government Elections Show vote
  • On 8 Dec 2015: Graham Stringer was absent for a vote on European Union Referendum Bill — Clause 2 — Entitlement to Vote in the Referendum — Those Aged Sixteen and Seventeen Show vote
  • On 20 Jul 2016: Graham Stringer voted against proportional representation for electing MPs and against reducing the voting age to 16. Show vote

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