Deidre Brock

Shadow SNP Spokesperson (House of Commons Business)

Scottish National Party MP for Edinburgh North and Leith

@deidrebrock https://facebook.com/DeidreBrockSNP

Central Government Funding for Local Councils

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

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Deidre Brock voted a mixture of for and 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.

Key votes about reducing central government funding of local government:

  • On 23 Feb 2021: Deidre Brock voted for a new partnership between an active state and enterprising business, to continue a COVID-19 related uplift in Universal Credit, to reverse the public sector worker pay freeze, for extra funding for councils to prevent council tax rises, and to establish a "British Recovery Bond" to enable people to invest via a scheme providing loans to new businesses. Show vote
  • On 25 Jan 2021: Deidre Brock was absent for a vote on Council Tax: Government’s Proposed Increase — COVID-19 Show vote
  • On 5 Feb 2019: Deidre Brock was absent for a vote on Local Government Finance (England) 2019-20 — Level of Revenue Support Grant Show vote
  • On 28 Mar 2018: Deidre Brock was absent for a vote on Local Government Funding Show vote
  • On 7 Feb 2018: Deidre Brock was absent for a vote on Local Government Finance (England) 2018-19 — Level of Revenue Support Grant Show vote
  • On 22 Feb 2017: Deidre Brock was absent for a vote on Local Government Finance (England) Show vote
  • On 10 Feb 2016: Deidre Brock was absent for a vote on Local Government Finance (England) Show vote

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