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Bond Issue For London Underground

EDM number 90 in 1999-00, proposed by Tom Brake on 24/11/1999.

That this House notes that Susan Kramer, Liberal Democrat mayoral candidate for London, the Old Labour prospective candidate for Mayor and now the leadership's preferred prospective candidate for Mayor have all expressed support for the use of bonds to finance improvements to London Underground; calls on the Conservative prospective candidates for Mayor, once they are again identified, to adopt this policy; and calls on the Prime Minister and Deputy Prime Minister, almost the sole remaining supporters of the Public Private Partnership for London Underground, to abandon the PPP and adopt a bond issue as the solution to London Underground's chronic under-investment.

This motion has been signed by a total of 27 MPs.

Tom Brake24/11/1999Carshalton & WallingtonLiberal DemocratProposed
Simon Hughes24/11/1999North Southwark & BermondseyLiberal DemocratSigned
Paul Burstow24/11/1999Sutton & CheamLiberal DemocratSigned
Vincent Cable24/11/1999TwickenhamLiberal DemocratSigned
Edward Davey24/11/1999Kingston & SurbitonLiberal DemocratSigned
Jenny Tonge24/11/1999Richmond ParkLiberal DemocratSigned
Andrew Stunell25/11/1999Hazel GroveLiberal DemocratSigned
Norman Baker25/11/1999LewesLiberal DemocratSigned
Bob Russell25/11/1999ColchesterLiberal DemocratSigned
Andrew George01/12/1999St IvesLiberal DemocratSigned
Evan Harris02/12/1999Oxford West & AbingdonLiberal DemocratSigned
Nick Harvey02/12/1999North DevonLiberal DemocratSigned
Brian Cotter02/12/1999Weston-Super-MareLiberal DemocratSigned
David Chidgey27/03/2000EastleighLiberal DemocratSigned
Paul Keetch27/03/2000HerefordLiberal DemocratSigned
Adrian Sanders27/03/2000TorbayLiberal DemocratSigned
David Rendel27/03/2000NewburyLiberal DemocratSigned
Mike Hancock28/03/2000Portsmouth SouthLiberal DemocratSigned
Don Foster28/03/2000BathLiberal DemocratSigned
Menzies Campbell28/03/2000Fife North EastLiberal DemocratSigned
Colin Breed28/03/2000South East CornwallLiberal DemocratSigned
Ray Michie28/03/2000Argyll & ButeLiberal DemocratSigned
Jackie Ballard29/03/2000TauntonLiberal DemocratSigned
Matthew Taylor29/03/2000Truro & St AustellLiberal DemocratSigned
Phil Willis29/03/2000Harrogate & KnaresboroughLiberal DemocratSigned
Ronnie Fearn05/04/2000SouthportLiberal DemocratSigned
Richard Livsey11/04/2000Brecon & RadnorshireLiberal DemocratSigned

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