A selection of Graeme Morrice's votes
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Almost always voted against increasing the rate of VAT Show votes
1 vote for, 17 votes against, 3 absences, between 2010–2013
Consistently voted against greater restrictions on campaigning by third parties, such as charities, during elections Show votes
0 votes for, 11 votes against, between 2013–2014
Consistently voted against an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituency Show votes
0 votes for, 10 votes against, between 2010–2013
Consistently voted against reducing housing benefit for social tenants deemed to have excess bedrooms (which Labour describe as the "bedroom tax") Show votes
0 votes for, 16 votes against, 1 absence, between 2011–2014
Voted a mixture of for and against a more proportional system for electing MPs Show votes
1 vote for, 0 votes against, 1 absence, in 2010
Consistently voted against raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per year Show votes
0 votes for, 1 vote against, in 2010
We have lots more plain English analysis of Graeme Morrice’s voting record on issues like health, welfare, taxation and more. Visit Graeme Morrice’s full vote analysis page for more.
Like the Chancellor’s previous five Budgets, this one does nothing to recognise or address the problems faced by my constituents and many others across the country. It is a Budget that yet again demonstrates how out of touch this Government are. The Chancellor talks of a national recovery and an economic plan that is working. However, the reality is that thousands of hard-working people...
I think that is a possibility, and I am glad the hon. Gentleman acknowledges we will have a Labour Government on 7 May. Throughout the past five years, people have come to my surgery to tell me that their benefits have stopped or that they are struggling to pay their bills, and what is clear is that, month after month, people are worse off under the Tories, as the prices of food, heating and...
To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, pursuant to the Written Statement of 12 March 2015, HCWS385, on testing of household products on animals, what proportion of tests on animals for ingredients predominantly used in household products are not carried out for regulatory purposes; and what estimate she has made of the annual number of animals who will not now be used to test...
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Former Labour MP for Livingston
Entered the House of Commons on 6 May 2010 — General election
Left the House of Commons on 30 March 2015 — General election
Topics of interest
- Work and Pensions
- Home Department
- Trade Unions
- Special Educational Needs
- East Coast Railway Line
- Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency
- Animal Experiments
Other offices held in the past
- Member, Scottish Affairs Committee (28 Jan 2013 to 30 Mar 2015)
- Member, Scottish Affairs Committee (25 Oct 2011 to 23 Jan 2012)
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- Has spoken in 30 debates in the last year — average amongst MPs. See all Graeme Morrice’s speeches
- Has received answers to 40 written questions in the last year — above average amongst MPs.
- Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a very high number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2014, according to constituents.
- Has voted in 78.53% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — above average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
- People have made 3 annotations on this MP’s speeches — below average amongst MPs.
- This MP’s speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 19–20 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
- 56 people are tracking this MP
- Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 78 times in debates — well below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)
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