Steven Baker

The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Exiting the European Union

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Wycombe Conservative

High Speed Rail

MPs have voted on funding and giving permission for a new high speed rail network, connecting at least London, Birmingham, the East Midlands, Sheffield, Leeds, and Manchester.

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Steven Baker consistently voted against new high speed rail infrastructure

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 new high speed rail infrastructure:

  • On 26 Jun 2013: Steven Baker voted against spending money on preparations for a high speed rail network connecting at least London, Birmingham, the East Midlands, Sheffield, Leeds, and Manchester. Show vote
  • On 26 Jun 2013: Steven Baker voted against spending money on preparations for a high speed rail network connecting at least London, Birmingham, the East Midlands, Sheffield, Leeds, and Manchester. Show vote
  • On 31 Oct 2013: Steven Baker voted against spending money on preparations for a high speed rail network connecting at least London, Birmingham, the East Midlands, Sheffield, Leeds, and Manchester. Show vote
  • On 28 Apr 2014: Steven Baker voted against a High Speed Rail link between London and the West Midlands. Show vote
  • On 28 Apr 2014: Steven Baker voted against a High Speed Rail link between London and the West Midlands. Show vote
  • On 23 Mar 2016: Steven Baker voted against the construction of the HS2 rail link from London to Birmingham. Show vote

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