Boris Johnson

MP, Uxbridge and South Ruislip

Uxbridge and South Ruislip Conservative

How Boris Johnson voted on Social Issues #

  • Generally voted for equal gay rights Show votes
  • Generally voted against smoking bans Show votes
  • Consistently voted against the hunting ban Show votes
  • Has never voted on allowing marriage between two people of same sex
  • Has never voted on laws to promote equality and human rights
  • Consistently voted against allowing terminally ill people to be given assistance to end their life Show votes

How Boris Johnson voted on Foreign Policy and Defence #

  • Almost always voted for use of UK military forces in combat operations overseas Show votes
  • Consistently voted for the Iraq war Show votes
  • Consistently voted for an investigation into the Iraq war Show votes
  • Almost always voted for replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons system Show votes
  • Voted a mixture of for and against more EU integration Show votes
  • Almost always voted for a referendum on the UK's membership of the EU Show votes
  • Generally voted for a right to remain for EU nationals already in living in the UK Show votes
  • Has never voted on UK membership of the EU
  • Consistently voted for military action against ISIL (Daesh) Show votes

How Boris Johnson voted on Welfare and Benefits #

  • Almost always voted against paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disability Show votes
  • Almost always voted for a reduction in spending on welfare benefits Show votes

How Boris Johnson voted on Taxation and Employment #

  • Consistently voted for raising the threshold at which people start to pay income tax Show votes
  • We don’t have enough information to calculate Boris Johnson’s position on increasing the rate of VAT. Show votes
  • We don’t have enough information to calculate Boris Johnson’s position on encouraging occupational pensions. Show votes
  • Consistently voted against higher taxes on banks Show votes
  • Generally voted for more restrictive regulation of trade union activity Show votes
  • We don’t have enough information to calculate Boris Johnson’s position on reducing capital gains tax. Show votes

How Boris Johnson voted on Business and the Economy #

  • Consistently voted for reducing the rate of corporation tax Show votes
  • Consistently voted against measures to reduce tax avoidance Show votes
  • Has never voted on stronger tax incentives for companies to invest in assets
  • Has never voted on new high speed rail infrastructure

How Boris Johnson voted on Health #

  • Almost always voted against introducing foundation hospitals Show votes
  • Generally voted against smoking bans Show votes
  • Consistently voted against allowing terminally ill people to be given assistance to end their life Show votes

How Boris Johnson voted on Education #

How Boris Johnson voted on Constitutional Reform #

  • Consistently voted for reducing central government funding of local government Show votes
  • Has never voted on a transparent Parliament
  • Generally voted against a more proportional system for electing MPs Show votes
  • Voted a mixture of for and against a wholly elected House of Lords Show votes
  • We don’t have enough information to calculate Boris Johnson’s position on greater restrictions on campaigning by third parties, such as charities, during elections. Show votes
  • Has never voted on removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords
  • Consistently voted against transferring more powers to the Welsh Assembly Show votes
  • Generally voted against transferring more powers to the Scottish Parliament Show votes
  • Voted a mixture of for and against more powers for local councils Show votes
  • Consistently voted for a veto for MPs from England, Wales and Northern Ireland over laws specifically impacting their part of the UK Show votes
  • Generally voted against a lower voting age Show votes

How Boris Johnson voted on Home Affairs #

  • Generally voted for a stricter asylum system Show votes
  • Generally voted against introducing ID cards Show votes
  • Consistently voted for requiring the mass retention of information about communications Show votes
  • Almost always voted for stronger enforcement of immigration rules Show votes
  • Consistently voted for mass surveillance of people’s communications and activities Show votes
  • Consistently voted for merging police and fire services under Police and Crime Commissioners Show votes

How Boris Johnson voted on Environmental Issues #

  • Almost always voted against measures to prevent climate change Show votes
  • Consistently voted for greater regulation of hydraulic fracturing (fracking) to extract shale gas Show votes
  • Has never voted on new high speed rail infrastructure

How Boris Johnson voted on Transport #

  • Generally voted against greater public control of bus services Show votes
  • Generally voted against a publicly owned railway system Show votes

How Boris Johnson voted on Housing #

  • Almost always voted for phasing out secure tenancies for life Show votes
  • Almost always voted for charging a market rent to high earners renting a council home Show votes

How Boris Johnson voted on Miscellaneous Topics #

  • Generally voted for greater regulation of gambling Show votes
  • Generally voted against Labour's anti-terrorism laws Show votes
  • Has never voted on the privatisation of Royal Mail
  • Has never voted on requiring pub companies to offer pub landlords rent-only leases

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