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General Election 2015

Candidates

Hepburn, Stephen

Labour

Harrison, Steve

UKIP

Herbert, David

Green

Collins, Stan

Lib Dem

The sitting MP Stephen Hepburn is standing for re-election.

This page shows how the sitting MP has voted on four issues since first being elected.

This reflects only votes which, in our view, are key indicators of the commitment of MPs on these issues. Selected Early Day Motions which your MP has supported are also listed at the bottom of this page (please scroll down).For information about the voting intentions of other candidates in your constituency, please click political@spuc.org.uk and send us an e-mail, putting the name of your constituency in the subject line. Alternatively, call SPUC HQ on 020 7091 7091.

Stephen Hepburn’s record on key votes:

On abortion has voted:

Once with the pro-life lobby

4 times has either been absent or abstained

5 times with the anti-life lobby

On protection of the human embryo has voted:

Once with the pro-life lobby

Twice has either been absent or abstained

13 times with the anti-life lobby

On euthanasia has voted:

Once with the pro-life lobby

Twice has either been absent or abstained

7 times with the not pro-life lobby

On ‘same-sex marriage’ has voted:

Never with the lobby defending traditional marriage

3 times has either been absent or abstained

5 times with the lobby redefining marriage in law

Stephen Hepburn signed Early Day Motions on the following subjects:

86 (2014)

which expressed concern about the Washington State Death With Dignity Act.

172 (2012)

which expressed support for hospice care across the UK.

219 (2013)

which called for a ban on therapists helping under-18s avoid homosexuality.

1136 (2010)

which lauded Robert Edwards, promoter of lethal test-tube baby technique.

1329 (2011)

which called for more vaccinations for preventable illnesses for children.


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