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.
Voted a mixture of for and against university tuition fees Show votes
9 votes for, 4 votes against, 3 absences, between 1998–2017
Consistently voted against an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituency Show votes
0 votes for, 11 votes against, between 2011–2016
Generally voted for removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords Show votes
6 votes for, 1 vote against, 4 absences, between 1999–2016
Almost always voted against fewer MPs in the House of Commons Show votes
1 vote for, 6 votes against, 1 absence, between 2010–2016
Almost always voted against increasing the rate of VAT Show votes
3 votes for, 19 votes against, 4 absences, between 2010–2015
Generally voted for replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons system Show votes
4 votes for, 0 votes against, 3 absences, between 2007–2016
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Last updated: 9 Apr 2019
Order. In order to accommodate everyone who wants to speak, I am now going to put in place a 10-minute time limit.
Order. I know the Chairman of Ways and Means reminded colleagues that there are two debates this afternoon and asked if people could confine themselves to 12 minutes. If we cannot do that, I will have to impose a time limit.
More of Rosie Winterton’s recent appearances
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
- Work and Pensions
- Electoral Commission Committee
- East Coast Railway Line: Rolling Stock
- Schools: Doncaster
- Wind Power: Manufacturing Industries
- Housing: Construction
- Immobilisation of Vehicles
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 124 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)
- 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") 715 times in debates — well above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)
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