Lucy Powell

Shadow Minister (Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy)

Labour/Co-operative MP for Manchester Central

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Coalition Programme for Government - For

the policies outlined in the "programme for government" also known as the "coalition agreement" agreed between the Conservatives and Liberal Democrats are right.

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Lucy Powell voted a mixture of for and against the policies included in the 2010 Conservative - Liberal Democrat Coalition Agreement

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 the policies included in the 2010 Conservative - Liberal Democrat Coalition Agreement:

  • On 25 Mar 2015: Lucy Powell voted against 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 23 Mar 2015: Lucy Powell voted against the 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
  • On 7 Nov 2014: Lucy Powell was absent for a vote on Football Governance Bill — Second Reading Show vote
  • On 15 Jul 2014: Lucy Powell voted in favour of requiring the mass retention of information about communications, (but not the content of those communications); in favour of arrangements to limit access to such information; in favour of requiring those based outside of the UK to comply with warrants to intercept the content of communications and to state operators of internet-based services may be required enact such intercepts; and also in favour of limiting the use of intercepts, and police access to communications data, on economic grounds to cases involving the interests of national security. Show vote
  • On 15 Jul 2014: Lucy Powell was absent for a vote on Data Retention and Investigatory Powers Bill — Third Reading Show vote
  • On 2 Jul 2014: Lucy Powell voted against increasing the personal income tax allowance, against reducing corporation tax, and against giving a greater tax incentive to companies investing in assets, as well against other measures in the Finance Bill. Show vote
  • On 7 May 2014: Lucy Powell voted against introducing a ban on selling alcohol below a set minimum price. Show vote
  • On 28 Apr 2014: Lucy Powell voted for a High Speed Rail link between London and the West Midlands. Show vote
  • On 28 Apr 2014: Lucy Powell voted for a High Speed Rail link between London and the West Midlands. Show vote
  • On 1 Apr 2014: Lucy Powell was absent for a vote on Finance Bill — Decline Second Reading Show vote
  • On 1 Apr 2014: Lucy Powell was absent for a vote on Finance Bill — Second Reading Show vote
  • On 1 Apr 2014: Lucy Powell was absent for a vote on Finance Bill — Carry-Over Show vote
  • On 25 Mar 2014: Lucy Powell voted against the the March 2014 budget, against increasing the personal income tax allowance, against reducing corporation tax, against capping welfare spending, against reducing alcohol duties and more. Show vote
  • On 25 Mar 2014: Lucy Powell voted against increasing the rate of the bank levy tax and against changes aimed at improving the operational efficiency of the levy. Show vote
  • On 13 Mar 2014: Lucy Powell was absent for a vote on Backbench Business — Badger Cull Show vote
  • On 30 Jan 2014: Lucy Powell was absent for a vote on Immigration Bill — Third Reading Show vote
  • On 4 Dec 2013: Lucy Powell was absent for a vote on Recall of Elected Representatives — Power for Voters to Prompt New Election Before Term of Office Ends Show vote
  • On 31 Oct 2013: Lucy Powell voted to approve spending money on preparations for a high speed rail network connecting at least London, Birmingham, the East Midlands, Sheffield, Leeds, and Manchester. Show vote
  • On 22 Oct 2013: Lucy Powell was absent for a vote on Immigration Bill — Second Reading Show vote
  • On 2 Jul 2013: Lucy Powell was absent for a vote on Finance Bill — Third Reading Show vote
  • On 26 Jun 2013: Lucy Powell was absent for a vote on High Speed Rail (Preparation) Bill — Decline Second Reading Show vote
  • On 26 Jun 2013: Lucy Powell was absent for a vote on High Speed Rail (Preparation) Bill — Second Reading Show vote
  • On 5 Jun 2013: Lucy Powell was absent for a vote on Opposition Day — Badger Cull Show vote
  • On 5 Jun 2013: Lucy Powell was absent for a vote on Opposition Day — Badger Cull Show vote
  • On 4 Jun 2013: Lucy Powell was absent for a vote on Energy Bill — Third Reading Show vote
  • On 15 Apr 2013: Lucy Powell voted against introducing a general anti-abuse rule to tackle abusive tax avoidance, to raise the basic income tax free allowance, and to support other tax changes proposed in the Finance Bill. Show vote
  • On 25 Mar 2013: Lucy Powell was absent for a vote on March 2013 Budget Show vote
  • On 29 Jan 2013: Lucy Powell voted to postpone reviewing the boundaries of parliamentary constituencies until 2018 and also to delay a review into the effect of reducing the number of MPs Show vote
  • On 19 Dec 2012: Lucy Powell was absent for a vote on Energy Bill — Decline Second Reading Show vote

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