Jo Swinson

Former Liberal Democrat MP for East Dunbartonshire

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Badger Cull

There have been votes in Parliament on if badgers ought be culled in an effort to control bovine tuberculosis.

Photo: Tim Brookes

Jo Swinson generally voted for culling badgers to tackle bovine tuberculosis

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.

All votes about culling badgers to tackle bovine tuberculosis:

  • On 13 Mar 2014: Jo Swinson was absent for a vote on Backbench Business — Badger Cull Show vote
  • On 5 Jun 2013: Jo Swinson voted for the proposed badger cull. Show vote
  • On 5 Jun 2013: Jo Swinson voted in favour of culling badgers in an effort to control bovine tuberculosis. Show vote
  • On 25 Oct 2012: Jo Swinson was absent for a vote on Badger Cull Show vote

The office of Jo Swinson MP has informed us that Jo was not available for some votes in the House of Commons from June 2017 until the summer recess, and from October 2017 until December 2017, as she was on parental leave. This affects the numerology section below. Please note that Ms Swinson continued to submit written questions throughout this period.

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