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The option of online voting was removed, and a number of MPs may have been unable to vote because they were not physically able to attend.
The requirements on proxy voting were relaxed, allowing MPs to designate another MP to cast a vote on their behalf.
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MPs are not required to designate a proxy, and may instead pair with an opposing MP to miss a vote. Parliament does not record when two MPs have come to a pairing arrangement, so on TheyWorkForYou, they will both appear to have been absent for the vote.
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Richard Graham is a Conservative MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Conservative MPs.
However, Richard Graham sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:
We have lots more plain English analysis of Richard Graham’s voting record on issues like health, welfare, taxation and more. Visit Richard Graham’s full vote analysis page for more.
I am grateful to the Secretary of State and all involved first for the temporary testing site, and secondly for the permanent testing site now available for the people of Gloucestershire in Gloucester, but the reality is that capacity is much greater than demand and resources are considerable. Does my right hon. Friend therefore agree that we could make the testing capacity available, for...
If he will list his official engagements for Wednesday 1 July.
As the Prime Minister says, today is the 72nd anniversary of the NHS and a good moment for us all to appreciate the immense role of the NHS in all our constituencies—perhaps especially, the Gloucestershire Royal Hospital, which has put up with me as a summer volunteer for the last 10 years. The Prime Minister’s launch of the UK new deal yesterday paves the way for exciting new projects....
Conservative MP for Gloucester
Entered the House of Commons on 6 May 2010 — General election
Richard Graham campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC
Last updated: 6 Jul 2020.