Peter Soulsby

Former Labour MP for Leicester South

Investigations into the Iraq War

A number of votes were held relating to holding investigations into the US led invasion of Iraq in 2003.

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Peter Soulsby almost always voted for investigations into the Iraq war

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 investigations into the Iraq war:

  • On 24 Jun 2009: Peter Soulsby voted to welcome an inquiry into the Iraq war and to commend the proposal to hold as much of it as possible in public. Show vote
  • On 25 Mar 2009: Peter Soulsby voted for an inquiry into the Iraq war by an independent committee of privy counsellors. Show vote
  • On 25 Mar 2009: Peter Soulsby voted against a motion saying a time will come when a further inquiry into the Iraq war is appropriate but that time hasn't been reached yet. Show vote
  • On 25 Mar 2008: Peter Soulsby voted for an inquiry into the Iraq war by an independent committee of privy councillors. Show vote
  • On 25 Mar 2008: Peter Soulsby was absent for a vote on Iraq Inquiry — Not the right time Show vote
  • On 11 Jun 2007: Peter Soulsby voted to support the principle that there should be an inquiry into the Iraq War by an independent committee of Privy Counsellors. Show vote
  • On 11 Jun 2007: Peter Soulsby was absent for a vote on Opposition Day — Iraq Inquiry Show vote
  • On 31 Oct 2006: Peter Soulsby voted for an inquiry into the Iraq war by a select committee of Privy Counsellors. Show vote
  • On 31 Oct 2006: Peter Soulsby was absent for a vote on Iraq — Select committee inquiry — rejected Show vote

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