Central Government Funding for Local Councils
There have been votes in Parliament on the level of funding for local councils.
David Cameron 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 29 Jun 2010:
David Cameron was absent for a vote on Local Government Financing — regrets the cuts — rejected
On 9 Feb 2011:
David Cameron was absent for a vote on Local Government Finance Settlement 2011-12 (England)
On 13 Feb 2013:
David Cameron was absent for a vote on Local Government Finance Settlement 2013-14 (England)
On 10 Feb 2015:
David Cameron was absent for a vote on Local Government Finance Report 2015-16 — Level of Revenue Support Grant
On 10 Feb 2016:
David Cameron 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.
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