Malcolm Wicks

Former Labour MP for Croydon North

Coalition Programme for Government - For

the policies outlined in the "programme for government" also known as the "coalition agreement" agreed between the Conservatives and Liberal Democrats are right.

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Malcolm Wicks generally voted against the policies included in the 2010 Conservative - Liberal Democrat Coalition Agreement

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.

Key votes about the policies included in the 2010 Conservative - Liberal Democrat Coalition Agreement:

  • On 16 Jul 2012: Malcolm Wicks was absent for a vote on National Health Service — Health Spending and Rationing by Cost Show vote
  • On 10 Jul 2012: Malcolm Wicks was absent for a vote on House of Lords Reform Bill — Second Reading Show vote
  • On 27 Jun 2012: Malcolm Wicks was absent for a vote on Electoral Registration and Administration Bill — Third Reading — Individual voter registration etc. Show vote
  • On 26 Jun 2012: Malcolm Wicks was absent for a vote on Opposition Day — Defence Reform — Military Covenant — Strategic Defence and Security Review Assumptions Show vote
  • On 23 May 2012: Malcolm Wicks was absent for a vote on Electoral Registration and Administration Bill — Individual Electoral Registration — Decline Second Reading Show vote
  • On 23 May 2012: Malcolm Wicks was absent for a vote on Electoral Registration and Administration Bill — Second Reading Show vote
  • On 16 Apr 2012: Malcolm Wicks was absent for a vote on Finance Bill — Second Reading Show vote
  • On 16 Apr 2012: Malcolm Wicks was absent for a vote on Finance Bill (carry over) Show vote
  • On 26 Mar 2012: Malcolm Wicks voted against the March 2012 budget which planned spending of £683bn against expected revenue of £592bn and also increased the income tax personal tax free allowance, reduced corporation tax, introduced a new top rate of Stamp Duty and introduced a tax to recover child benefit from households with an individual earning over £50K. Show vote
  • On 13 Mar 2012: Malcolm Wicks was absent for a vote on Health and Social Care Bill Show vote
  • On 8 Feb 2012: Malcolm Wicks voted against requiring Manchester City Council to hold a referendum on 3rd May 2012 on if to have a directly elected mayor. Show vote
  • On 8 Feb 2012: Malcolm Wicks voted against requiring Newcastle-upon-Tyne City Council to hold a referendum on 3rd May 2012 on if to have a directly elected mayor. Show vote
  • On 8 Feb 2012: Malcolm Wicks voted against requiring Sheffield City Council to hold a referendum on 3rd May 2012 on if to have a directly elected mayor. Show vote
  • On 8 Feb 2012: Malcolm Wicks voted against requiring Coventry City Council to hold a referendum on 3rd May 2012 on if to have a directly elected mayor. Show vote
  • On 8 Feb 2012: Malcolm Wicks voted against requiring Wakefield City Council to hold a referendum on 3rd May 2012 on if to have a directly elected mayor. Show vote
  • On 7 Feb 2012: Malcolm Wicks voted for banking reforms to give businesses easier access to credit and to bring transparency, accountability and responsibility into the setting of pay in the banking sector. Show vote
  • On 1 Feb 2012: Malcolm Wicks voted against requiring Liverpool City Council to hold a referendum on 3rd May 2012 on if to have a directly elected mayor. Show vote
  • On 1 Feb 2012: Malcolm Wicks voted against requiring Nottingham City Council to hold a referendum on 3rd May 2012 on if to have a directly elected mayor. Show vote
  • On 1 Feb 2012: Malcolm Wicks voted against requiring Leeds City Council to hold a referendum on 3rd May 2012 on if to have a directly elected mayor. Show vote
  • On 1 Feb 2012: Malcolm Wicks voted against requiring Bristol City Council to hold a referendum on 3rd May 2012 on if to have a directly elected mayor. Show vote
  • On 25 Jan 2012: Malcolm Wicks was absent for a vote on Draft City of Birmingham (Mayoral Referendum) Order 2012 — May 2012 Referendum on a Directly Elected Mayor Show vote
  • On 25 Jan 2012: Malcolm Wicks was absent for a vote on Draft City of Bradford (Mayoral Referendum) Order 2012 — May 2012 Referendum on a Directly Elected Mayor Show vote
  • On 23 Nov 2011: Malcolm Wicks voted against cutting the subsidy for electricity generated via renewable or low-carbon methods on 12 December 2011 and against ensuring the future of the payments. Show vote
  • On 7 Nov 2011: Malcolm Wicks was absent for a vote on Localism Bill — Clause 94 — Abolition of Regional Strategies Show vote
  • On 11 Oct 2011: Malcolm Wicks voted against a series of measures including requiring the police to destroy fingerprints and DNA taken in certain circumstances; against introducing a CCTV code of practice; against banning wheel clamping on private land and against new Freedom of Information provisions for datasets. Show vote
  • On 12 Sep 2011: Malcolm Wicks voted against introducing elected police and crime commissioners for each police area in England and Wales outside of London. Show vote
  • On 12 Sep 2011: Malcolm Wicks voted against directly elected Police and Crime Commissioners and in favour instead of Police and Crime Panels electing commissioners from among their number. Show vote
  • On 7 Sep 2011: Malcolm Wicks voted against proposed NHS reforms including giving more power to GPs to commission services, strengthening the Care Quality Commission, and cutting admin costs for example by abolishing Primary Care Trusts. Show vote
  • On 5 Jul 2011: Malcolm Wicks voted against measures in the 2011 Budget including reducing the threshold for paying higher rate income tax, increasing the income tax free personal allowance, reducing corporation tax and reducing the main rate of corporation tax from 27 to 26%. Show vote
  • On 18 May 2011: Malcolm Wicks voted against devolving more powers to local councils and local people particularly in relation to social housing and planning. Show vote
  • On 26 Apr 2011: Malcolm Wicks voted against measures in the 2011 Budget including reducing the threashold for paying higher rate income tax, increasing the income tax free personal allowance, reducing corporation tax and reducing the main rate of corporation tax from 27 to 26%. Show vote
  • On 26 Apr 2011: Malcolm Wicks voted against measures in the 2011 Budget including reducing the threshold for paying higher rate income tax, increasing the income tax free personal allowance, reducing corporation tax and reducing the main rate of corporation tax from 27 to 26%. Show vote
  • On 31 Mar 2011: Malcolm Wicks voted against introducing Police and Crime Commissioners, against giving local councils more powers in relation to licensing, and against the other measures in the Police Reform and Social Responsibility Bill. Show vote
  • On 29 Mar 2011: Malcolm Wicks voted against the March 2011 budget which outlined £710 billion of government spending for 2011-12 while only expecting to bring in £589bn; a corporation tax cut, an increase in the personal income tax free allowance and a presumption in favour of sustainable development. Show vote
  • On 16 Feb 2011: Malcolm Wicks voted for a legally binding Military Covenant set out in law. Show vote
  • On 15 Feb 2011: Malcolm Wicks voted to increase the permitted variation from the norm in the number of voters in each parliamentary constituency to 7.5% from the 5% previously proposed. Show vote
  • On 15 Feb 2011: Malcolm Wicks voted against creating two Parliamentary constituencies wholly on the Isle of Wight rather than just one. Show vote
  • On 9 Feb 2011: Malcolm Wicks voted against a banking levy, a tax charged as a fraction of a bank's assets, and for a financial transaction tax. Show vote
  • On 31 Jan 2011: Malcolm Wicks voted against proposed NHS reforms including giving more power to GPs to commission services, strengthening the Care Quality Commission, and cutting admin costs for example by abolishing Primary Care Trusts. Show vote
  • On 17 Jan 2011: Malcolm Wicks voted against devolving more powers to local councils and local people particularly in relation to social housing and planning. Show vote
  • On 12 Jan 2011: Malcolm Wicks voted against privatising up to 90% of Royal Mail and against related restructuring. Show vote
  • On 13 Dec 2010: Malcolm Wicks voted against introducing Police and Crime Commissioners, against giving local councils more powers in relation to licensing, and against the other measures in the Police Reform and Social Responsibility Bill. Show vote
  • On 2 Nov 2010: Malcolm Wicks voted against holding a referendum on introducing the Alternative Vote system for electing MPs and against equalising the number of electors in each constituency via boundary changes which would also reduce the number of MPs from 650 to 600. Show vote
  • On 20 Oct 2010: Malcolm Wicks voted to keep the number of MPs at 650, rather than reduce it to 600. Show vote
  • On 20 Oct 2010: Malcolm Wicks was absent for a vote on Parliamentary Voting System and Constituencies Bill — Clause 9 — Number and distribution of seats Show vote
  • On 6 Sep 2010: Malcolm Wicks voted to oppose the combination of preparations for a referendum on the Alternative Vote electoral system with redrawing constituency boundaries. Show vote
  • On 6 Sep 2010: Malcolm Wicks voted against a referendum on using the Alternative Vote system in general elections and for parliamentary constituency boundary changes which would have reduced the number of MPs from 650 to 600. Show vote
  • On 21 Jul 2010: Malcolm Wicks voted to require Academy Schools to follow the School Admissions Code. Show vote
  • On 8 Jun 2010: Malcolm Wicks voted to criticise the economic measures contained in the Liberal - Conservative Coalition's programme for government Show vote
  • On 8 Jun 2010: Malcolm Wicks voted to oppose the Government's programme as outlined in the Queen's Speech Show vote
  • On 7 Jun 2010: Malcolm Wicks voted to criticise the Liberal - Conservative Coalition's programme for government Show vote

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