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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
Consistently voted against raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per year Show votes
Consistently voted for raising welfare benefits at least in line with prices Show votes
Almost always voted for paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disability Show votes
Generally voted against encouraging occupational pensions Show votes
Voted a mixture of for and against a more proportional system for electing MPs Show votes
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Rosie Winterton has hardly ever rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.
claimed to move the closure ( Standing Order No. 36). Question put forthwith, That the Question be now put. Question agreed to. Main Question accordingly put. The House divided: Ayes 195, Noes 280.
claimed to move the closure ( Standing Order No. 36). Question put forthwith, That the Question be now put. Question agreed to. Main Question accordingly put. The House divided: Ayes 239, Noes 288.
claimed to move the closure ( Standing Order No. 36).
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Labour MP for Doncaster Central
Entered the House of Commons on 1 May 1997 — General election
Topics of interest
- 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
- Opposition Chief Whip (Commons) (since 8 Oct 2010)
Other offices held in the past
- 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 5 debates in the last year — well below 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 74.11% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — 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.
- 87 people are tracking this MP — email me updates on Rosie Winterton’s activity
- Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 641 times in debates — well above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)
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