Derek Twigg

MP, Halton

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Halton Labour

Financial Support for 16-19 Year Olds in Education and Training

There have been votes in Parliament on providing financial support for 16-19 year olds in education or training; particularly following the replacement of the education maintenance allowance.

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Derek Twigg consistently voted against ending financial support for some 16-19 year olds in training and further education

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 ending financial support for some 16-19 year olds in training and further education:

  • On 19 Jan 2011: Derek Twigg voted to call on the Government to keep the education maintenance allowance (EMA) in England. Show vote
  • On 19 Jan 2011: Derek Twigg voted against the Government reforms to arrangements for supporting students aged 16-19. Show vote

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