Central Government Funding for Local Councils
There have been votes in Parliament on the level of funding for local councils.
Gerald Howarth generally voted for 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.
On 22 Feb 2017:
Gerald Howarth was absent for a vote on Local Government Finance (England)
On 10 Feb 2016:
Gerald Howarth voted to set the main central government grant to local government for 2016-17 at a level 24.6% lower than it was set for 2015-16.
On 10 Feb 2015:
Gerald Howarth voted to set the main central government grant to local government for 2015-16 at a level 25% lower than it was set for 2014-15.
On 13 Feb 2013:
Gerald Howarth voted to approve the amounts of Revenue Support Grant proposed by Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government to pay to local councils in 2013-14
On 9 Feb 2011:
Gerald Howarth was absent for a vote on Local Government Finance Settlement 2011-12 (England)
On 29 Jun 2010:
Gerald Howarth voted against expressing regret in relation to central funding of local government and against resolving to base future decisions on local government funding on fairness, protecting front line services and promoting growth.
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