Stephen Doughty

MP, Cardiff South and Penarth

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Cardiff South and Penarth Labour/Co-operative

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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Stephen Doughty generally voted 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 19 Dec 2012: Stephen Doughty voted against reforming the energy market with regard to reducing carbon dioxide emissions, securing supply, affordability for consumers and increasing generation from renewable sources. Show vote
  • On 29 Jan 2013: Stephen Doughty 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 25 Mar 2013: Stephen Doughty voted against the proposed budget for 2013-14 which proposed raising £612bn and spending £720bn; continuing to reduce corporation tax, introducing a scheme to help people buy homes worth up to £600,000 and to increase the personal income tax allowance for those of working age. Show vote
  • On 15 Apr 2013: Stephen Doughty 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 4 Jun 2013: Stephen Doughty voted to reform the energy market with regard to reducing carbon dioxide emissions, securing supply, affordability for consumers and increasing generation from renewable sources. Show vote
  • On 5 Jun 2013: Stephen Doughty voted against the proposed badger cull. Show vote
  • On 5 Jun 2013: Stephen Doughty voted against culling badgers in an effort to control bovine tuberculosis. Show vote
  • On 26 Jun 2013: Stephen Doughty was absent for a vote on High Speed Rail (Preparation) Bill — Decline Second Reading Show vote
  • On 26 Jun 2013: Stephen Doughty was absent for a vote on High Speed Rail (Preparation) Bill — Second Reading Show vote
  • On 2 Jul 2013: Stephen Doughty 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 22 Oct 2013: Stephen Doughty was absent for a vote on Immigration Bill — Second Reading Show vote
  • On 31 Oct 2013: Stephen Doughty was absent for a vote on High Speed Rail (Preparation) Bill — Third Reading Show vote
  • On 4 Dec 2013: Stephen Doughty 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 30 Jan 2014: Stephen Doughty was absent for a vote on Immigration Bill — Third Reading Show vote
  • On 13 Mar 2014: Stephen Doughty voted to stop the current badger culls. Show vote
  • On 25 Mar 2014: Stephen Doughty acted as teller for a vote on March 2014 Budget Show vote
  • On 25 Mar 2014: Stephen Doughty acted as teller for a vote on Budget Resolution — The Bank Levy Show vote
  • On 1 Apr 2014: Stephen Doughty acted as teller for a vote on Finance Bill — Decline Second Reading Show vote
  • On 1 Apr 2014: Stephen Doughty acted as teller for a vote on Finance Bill — Second Reading Show vote
  • On 1 Apr 2014: Stephen Doughty acted as teller for a vote on Finance Bill — Carry-Over Show vote
  • On 28 Apr 2014: Stephen Doughty voted for a High Speed Rail link between London and the West Midlands. Show vote
  • On 28 Apr 2014: Stephen Doughty voted for a High Speed Rail link between London and the West Midlands. Show vote
  • On 7 May 2014: Stephen Doughty voted against introducing a ban on selling alcohol below a set minimum price. Show vote
  • On 2 Jul 2014: Stephen Doughty 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 15 Jul 2014: Stephen Doughty 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: Stephen Doughty 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; 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; and also in favour of more frequent reports from the Interception of Communications Commissioner and for the independent reviewer of terrorism legislation to review the operation and regulation of investigatory powers by May 2015. Show vote
  • On 7 Nov 2014: Stephen Doughty voted for regulation of the ownership of top professional football clubs and to ensure supporter owned clubs can football competitions. Show vote
  • On 23 Mar 2015: Stephen Doughty 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 25 Mar 2015: Stephen Doughty 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

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