Bob Ainsworth

Former MP, Coventry North East

Coventry North East Labour

Central Government Funding for Local Councils

There have been votes in Parliament on the level of funding for local councils.

Photo: Neil Howard

Bob Ainsworth generally voted against reducing central government funding of local government

TheyWorkForYou has automatically calculated this MP’s stance based on all of their votes on the topic. You can browse the source data on PublicWhip.org.uk.

All votes about reducing central government funding of local government:

  • On 29 Jun 2010: Bob Ainsworth voted in favour of expressing regret in relation to central funding of local government and to base future decisions on local government funding on fairness, protecting front line services and promoting growth. Show full debate
  • On 9 Feb 2011: Bob Ainsworth was absent for a vote on Local Government Finance Settlement 2011-12 (England) Show full debate
  • On 13 Feb 2013: Bob Ainsworth voted against approving the amounts of Revenue Support Grant proposed by Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government to pay to local councils in 2013-14 Show full debate
  • On 10 Feb 2015: Bob Ainsworth was absent for a vote on Local Government Finance Report 2015-16 — Level of Revenue Support Grant Show full debate

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