Esther McVey

MP, Tatton

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Tatton Conservative

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12 Sep 2017

  • On 12 Sep 2017: Esther McVey voted yes on Finance Bill 2017-19 — Second Reading Show vote

11 Sep 2017

  • On 11 Sep 2017: Esther McVey voted to end the supremacy of EU law in UK law; to convert EU law into domestic law on the UK's exit from the European Union and to give ministers the power to correct deficiencies in retained EU law. Show vote
  • On 11 Sep 2017: Esther McVey voted to end the supremacy of EU law in UK law; to convert EU law into domestic law on the UK's exit from the European Union and to give ministers the power to correct deficiencies in retained EU law. Show vote

29 Jun 2017

  • On 29 Jun 2017: Esther McVey voted to express support for Conservative government's programme of legislation as set out in the Queen's Speech, including leaving the European Union, more high speed rail and increasing the national living wage. Show vote
  • On 29 Jun 2017: Esther McVey voted not to express regret the Government is: not guaranteeing a Parliamentary vote on the outcome of negotiations on leaving the European Union; not ruling out leaving the EU without a deal; not setting out transitional arrangements for leaving the EU; not setting out proposals to remain within the Customs Union and Single Market and not protecting the rights of EU nationals living in the UK and UK nationals living in the EU. Show vote
  • On 29 Jun 2017: Esther McVey voted against an energy price cap; against a properly resourced industrial strategy; against maintaining the benefits of the European Single Market and Customs Union; against maintaining the existing rights of EU nationals living in the UK and EU nationals living in the EU; against increased funding of public services; against scrapping university tuition fees; against restoring Education Maintenance Allowance, maintenance grants and nurses’ bursaries; against ending the public sector pay cap and against increasing the minimum wage. Show vote

25 Mar 2015

  • On 25 Mar 2015: Esther McVey voted for a series of taxation related measures including increasing the personal income tax free allowance and increasing the threshold at which higher rate tax is charged. Show vote
  • On 25 Mar 2015: Esther McVey voted against requiring a report on the effect of setting the additional rate of income tax at 50 per cent. Show vote
  • On 25 Mar 2015: Esther McVey voted against requiring a report on the impact of Value Added Tax (VAT). Show vote

23 Mar 2015

  • On 23 Mar 2015: Esther McVey voted to charge income tax in the 2015-16 financial year and to set the basic rate at 20%, the higher rate at 40% and the additional rate at 45%. Show vote
  • On 23 Mar 2015: Esther McVey voted to approve the March 2015 budget which contained plans to spend £76bn more than was expected to be taken in and introduced a help to buy ISA, reduced corporation tax and increased spending on mental health by around £300m/year. Show vote

10 Mar 2015

  • On 10 Mar 2015: Esther McVey voted to let planning authorities insist Londoners wishing to rent out their homes for short periods have specific planning permission to do so on the grounds the authority considers that it is "necessary" rather than merely "desirable" to "protect the amenity of the locality". Show vote

4 Mar 2015

  • On 4 Mar 2015: Esther McVey voted against increasing the top rate of income tax. Show vote

11 Feb 2015

  • On 11 Feb 2015: Esther McVey voted to require a more extensive set of conditions be met prior to consent for hydraulic fracturing being given. Show vote
  • On 11 Feb 2015: Esther McVey voted against introducing a penalty regime for the general anti-abuse rule and against other measures intended to reduce tax avoidance. Show vote
  • On 11 Feb 2015: Esther McVey voted against providing those who've been on Jobseeker's Allowance for a period an offer of a paid job with training that they must take up or lose their benefits. Show vote
  • On 11 Feb 2015: Esther McVey voted against making it an offence to for someone in charge of an enclosed vehicle to fail to prevent smoking within it if someone under 18 is present. Show vote

10 Feb 2015

  • On 10 Feb 2015: Esther McVey voted to set the main central government grant to local government for 2015-16 at a level 25% lower than it was set for 2014-15. Show vote

26 Jan 2015

  • On 26 Jan 2015: Esther McVey voted not to ban the exploitation of unconventional petroleum for at least 18 months and not to require a review of the impact of such exploitation on climate change, the environment, the economy, and health and safety be carried out and published. Show vote
  • On 26 Jan 2015: Esther McVey voted not to devolve the regulation of shale gas extraction in Scotland to the Scottish Parliament. Show vote

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