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Vote on affordable housing plan

The London Assembly has voted against the Mayor's plans for affordable housing, but Boris Johnson will still be able to push them through. Despite a twelve to nine majority vote, the motion did not achieve the two thirds needed to stop the plans.

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Mayor to press ahead with changes to affordable housing

Boris Johnson will be able to press ahead with changes to affordable housing even though the London Assembly voted by a majority to reject the plan. The motion did not achieve the two thirds majority needed to make the the mayor think again. The full results were:

  • 9 votes against the motion to reject the Mayor’s London Plan
  • 12 votes for the motion to reject the Mayor’s proposals

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