Saturday, 8 July 2017

The list of UK MPs who voted for the Iraq War

Bill Johnson
The list of UK MPs who voted for the Iraq War refers to Members of Parliament in the United Kingdom House of Commons who voted in favour of Tony Blairs New Labour regime motion for participating in the Iraq War
The vote took place on the 18 March 2003 and it couched its position as authorising all means necessary for disarming Saddam Hussein." 
Across all members, it passed by a majority of 263, with 421 in favour and 263 against. 
All Liberal Democrats voted against the war; 244 Labour Party members voted in favour (and tabled the motion), as did 139 Conservative Party members.