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Lancashire West

General Election 2015

Candidates

Cooper, Rosie

Labour

Greenall, Paul

Conservative

Lewis, Daniel

Lib Dem

Sen, Jack

UKIP

Basson, Ben

Green

The sitting MP Rosie Cooper 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.

Rosie Cooper’s record on key votes:

On abortion has voted:

4 times with the pro-life lobby

5 times has either been absent or abstained

Once with the anti-life lobby

On protection of the human embryo has voted:

9 times with the pro-life lobby

3 times has either been absent or abstained

Twice with the anti-life lobby

On euthanasia has voted:

Never with the pro-life lobby

Never has either been absent or abstained

Never with the not pro-life lobby

On ‘same-sex marriage’ has voted:

4 times with the lobby defending traditional marriage

3 times has either been absent or abstained

Once with the lobby redefining marriage in law

Rosie Cooper signed Early Day Motions on the following subjects:

86 (2014)

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

122 (2014)

which noted Robert Winston’s warnings on mitochondrial replacement techniques.

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.

293 (2012)

which called for no further attempts to relax the law on euthanasia or assisted suicide.

574 (2010)

which called for more chlamydia screening for young people in England.

807 (2010)

which noted the greater risk of underweight babies due to malnutrition of mothers.

869 (2010)

which opposed changes to the law on assisted suicide and voluntary euthanasia.

936 (2013)

which called for the sex of unborn babies to be recorded to monitor abortions for gender.

1086 (2013)

which paid tribute to Pope Benedict XVI for his legacy.

1158 (2014)

which opposed changes to the law on assisted suicide.

1165 (2010)

which called for greater decentralisation of SRE and more consultation with parents.

2030 (2011)

which criticised the BBC for its stance on Lord Falconer’s Commission .

2074 (2011)

which expressed concern over Foetal Alcohol Syndrome.

2081 (2011)

which supported conscientious objection for those with religious belief.


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