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Lord Prescott

Former MP


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.

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We don’t have enough information to calculate Lord Prescott’s position on this issue

However, Lord Prescott has taken part in the following votes on the topic:

  • On 9 Feb 2010: Lord Prescott voted for the proposed Autumn 2011 referendum on the system for electing MPs to be on moving to the Alternative Vote system rather than on moving to the Single Transferable Vote. Show vote
  • On 9 Feb 2010: Lord Prescott voted yes on Constitutional Reform and Governance Bill — New Clause 88 — Referendum on voting systems Show vote

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