Central Government Funding for Local Councils

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

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Marsha de Cordova consistently voted against reducing central government funding of local government

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Major votes

  • On 5 Feb 2019: Marsha de Cordova voted against setting the main central government grant to local government for 2018-19 at a level 56% lower than it was set for 2017-18. Show vote
  • On 7 Feb 2018: Marsha de Cordova voted against setting the main central government grant to local government for 2018-19 at a level 28% lower than it was set for 2017-18. Show vote

Minor votes

  • On 23 Feb 2021: Marsha de Cordova 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: Marsha de Cordova voted for providing councils with funding to support their work tackling COVID-19. Show vote
  • On 28 Mar 2018: Marsha de Cordova voted to review local government funding, and to immediately provide more resources to local government. Show vote

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