Proportional Representation When Electing MPs
There have been votes in Parliament on if the system used to elect MPs to the House of Commons should change to a one where the proportion of seats won by a political party better reflects the proportion of the vote they win.
Tommy Sheppard voted for a more proportional system for electing MPs
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.
On 16 Dec 2015:
Tommy Sheppard was absent for a vote on Representation of the People (Proportional Representation) (House of Commons) Bill — Leave to Bring In
On 20 Jul 2016:
Tommy Sheppard voted for proportional representation for electing MPs and for reducing the voting age to 16.
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