Posted by: westlancashirerecord | March 26, 2019

How Rebel Rosie Cooper Voted

West Lancashire MP Rosie Cooper

Voted Against Conservative MP Sir Oliver Letwin’s and Labour MP Hilary Benn’s amendment to allow MPs to take control of Commons business and put forward their own motions relating to Brexit – most likely a series of votes on the next steps. (Amendment passed)

Voted Against Labour MP Dame Margaret Beckett’s amendment to allow MPs a vote on a no-deal Brexit or to request an extension, should the UK come within seven days of leaving the EU without a deal. (Amendment failed)

Voted Against The main motion as amended by Sir Oliver Letwin’s amendment. (Motion passed)

To clarify Rosie Coopers’ votes

302 MPs voted against the amendment (304 if you include the two tellers), including 283 Conservatives, all 10 DUP MPs, 8 rebel Labour MPs and 3 Independents. The 8 Labour rebels were Kevin Barron, Ronnie Campbell, Rosie Cooper, Caroline Flint, Stephen Hepburn, Kate Hoey, John Mann and Graham Stringer.

Beckett Amendment – REJECTED by 314 votes to 311 (majority 3) “314 MPs voted against the amendment (316 if you include the two tellers), including 296 Conservatives, all 10 DUP MPs, 8 rebel Labour MPs and 2 Independents. The 8 Labour rebels were Kevin Barron, Ronnie Campbell, Rosie Cooper, Caroline Flint, Stephen Hepburn, Kate Hoey, Gareth Snell and Graham Stringer.

Main motion as amended – PASSED by 327 votes to 300 (majority: 27) 300 MPs voted against the amended motion (302 if you include the two tellers), including 282 Conservatives, all 10 DUP MPs, 8 rebel Labour MPs and 2 Independents. The 8 Labour rebels were Kevin Barron, Rosie Cooper, Caroline Flint, Stephen Hepburn, Kate Hoey, John Mann, Gareth Snell and Graham Stringer.


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