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John Baron MP votes for EU referendum on continued membership

February 2, 2011
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MP says present generation should be heard   Last night the Government was debating the EU Bill which ensures that if there is any further proposed handover of power from this country to Brussels, the Government will have to seek the British people’s consent in a national referendum.  A Conservative backbench amendment was tabled...
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John Baron MP votes to give Parliament final say on EU referendum

January 25, 2011
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MP says referendum decision should not just be left to Ministers   Last night the Government was debating the EU Bill which ensures that if there is any further proposed handover of power from this country to Brussels, the Government will have to seek the British people’s consent in a national referendum. However, the...
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John Baron MP calls for EU bureaucrats to be brought back to Earth

November 1, 2010
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Today in the House of Commons, the Prime Minister made a statement about the European Council meeting at which budgets were proposed for next year. In a vote last month in the House of Commons, John voted to reduce our EU contributions but was defeated 252 to 42 in favour of the Government. John...
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John Baron MP votes to reduce Britain’s EU budget contribution

October 14, 2010
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In a debate last night on the draft EU Budget for 2011, John Baron MP voted for an amendment which expressed concern at the above-inflation increase being made to Britain’s EU budget contribution, and called on the Government to reduce our EU contribution. The amendment was defeated by 252-42....
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