Rosie Winterton’s voting in Parliament
Rosie Winterton is a Labour MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Labour MPs.
This is a selection of Rosie Winterton’s votes.
Consistently voted against greater restrictions on campaigning by third parties, such as charities, during elections Show votes
0 votes for, 11 votes against, 1 absence, between 2013–2016
Voted a mixture of for and against a referendum on the UK's membership of the EU Show votes
3 votes for, 5 votes against, 5 absences, between 2011–2016
Consistently voted for raising welfare benefits at least in line with prices Show votes
5 votes for, 0 votes against, in 2013
Consistently voted against reducing housing benefit for social tenants deemed to have excess bedrooms (which Labour describe as the "bedroom tax") Show votes
0 votes for, 16 votes against, 1 absence, between 2011–2014
Voted a mixture of for and against a more proportional system for electing MPs Show votes
2 votes for, 1 vote against, 3 absences, between 2010–2016
Almost always voted against reducing central government funding of local government Show votes
0 votes for, 5 votes against, 1 absence, between 2010–2017
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Last updated: 16 Jan 2018
Order. I completely understand that colleagues have been very generous and that interventions have been taken, but I am sure that colleagues will also appreciate that we are very short of time, so after the next speaker, I shall reduce the time limit to four minutes.
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Labour MP for Doncaster Central
Entered the House of Commons on 1 May 1997 — General election
Topics of interest
Rosie Winterton campaigned to remain in the European Union
- Home Department
- Department for Communities and Local Government
- Electoral Commission Committee
- East Coast Railway Line: Rolling Stock
- Local Enterprise Partnerships
- Electoral Register: Doncaster
- Schools: Doncaster
- Roads: Doncaster
Currently held offices
- Member, Standing Orders Committee (since 1 Nov 2017)
- Member, Panel of Chairs (since 28 Jun 2017)
- Deputy Speaker (Second Deputy Chairman of Ways and Means) (since 28 Jun 2017)
Other offices held in the past
- Member, House of Commons Commission (31 Oct 2016 to 3 May 2017)
- Member, Liaison Committee (Commons) (26 Oct 2016 to 3 May 2017)
- Chair, Finance Committee (Commons) (26 Oct 2016 to 3 May 2017)
- Member, Finance Committee (Commons) (17 Oct 2016 to 26 Oct 2016)
- Opposition Chief Whip (Commons) (8 Oct 2010 to 6 Oct 2016)
- Member, Speaker's Committee for the Independent Parliamentary Standards Authority (23 Jun 2010 to 26 Jan 2011)
- Shadow Leader of the House of Commons (12 May 2010 to 8 Oct 2010)
- Shadow Minister (Women) (28 Feb 2010 to 30 Oct 2010)
- Member, Speaker's Committee on the Electoral Commission (12 Oct 2009 to 6 May 2010)
- Minister of State (Department for Communities and Local Government) (Local Government) (also in the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills) (9 Jun 2009 to 6 May 2010)
- Minister of State (Department for Business, Innovation and Skills) (Regional Economic Development and Co-ordination); (also in the Department for Communities and Local Government) (9 Jun 2009 to 6 May 2010)
- Minister of State (Department for Work and Pensions) (Pensions Reform) and Minister (Yorkshire and the Humber) (5 Oct 2008 to 5 Jun 2009)
- Minister of State (Regional Affairs) (Yorkshire and the Humber) (10 Jan 2008 to 6 May 2010)
- Minister of State (Department for Transport) (29 Jun 2007 to 5 Oct 2008)
- The Minister of State, Department of Health (13 Jun 2003 to 28 Jun 2007)
- Parliamentary Secretary (Lord Chancellor's Department) (11 Jun 2001 to 13 Jun 2003)
Previous MPs in this constituency
Public bill committees (Sittings attended)
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- Has spoken in 87 debates in the last year — well above average amongst MPs. See all Rosie Winterton’s speeches
- Has received answers to 0 written questions in the last year — well below average amongst MPs.
- Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a high number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2015, according to constituents.
- Has voted in 0.00% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — well below average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
- People have made 57 annotations on this MP’s speeches — well above average amongst MPs.
- This MP’s speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 17–18 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
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- Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 678 times in debates — well above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)
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