CORNWALL MPs AND THE EU BUDGET VOTE

1 November 2012

The Tory Libdem government proposed that the EU budget for 2014-2020 should show “significant savings” and “increase at most by no more than inflation”
(Hansard 31 October 2012 column 295).

There was a backbench Tory amendment to change that: the EU budget should be “reduced in real terms”. The amendment was carried.

At the vote (column 341) all six Cornwall MPs voted against the amendment.


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