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Baroness Burt of Solihull

Liberal Democrat Peer

@LorelyBurt

Rail Fares

There have been votes in Parliament on the subject of regulating, and capping, rail fares.

Photo: Simon Pielow

Baroness Burt of Solihull almost always voted against slowing the rise in rail fares

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 slowing the rise in rail fares:

  • On 4 Sep 2013: Baroness Burt of Solihull was absent for a vote on Opposition Day — Jobs — Capital Investment — Mansion Tax — Income Tax — Rail Fares — Energy Bills — Private Tenants — Pensions — Payday Loans — Banking, Planning and Skills Reforms Show vote
  • On 9 Jan 2013: Baroness Burt of Solihull was absent for a vote on Opposition Day — Rising Cost of Transport — Cap on Rail Fare Increases Show vote
  • On 5 Sep 2012: Baroness Burt of Solihull voted against capping annual rail fair increases at 1% above inflation and not to ban increases in excess of that limit. Show vote
  • On 16 May 2012: Baroness Burt of Solihull voted against reducing public transport fares, and against reducing VAT on fuel to help motorists and boost the economy. Show vote
  • On 11 Jan 2012: Baroness Burt of Solihull voted to allow individual rail fares to be increased by more than the amount of the Government's cap on average increases. Show vote

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