MPs tweet ahead of vote on fuel duty rise

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Will be voting today with Labour colleagues to try to stop the Government's January fuel duty rise. Big concern in #Exeter & #Devon

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Am expecting @edballsmp to face a difficult reception in the Commons tonight, as he argues against his own 3p fuel rise. #opportunismexposed

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Cancelling the Fuel Duty3prise-this is the time for determined, patient lobbying of Chancellor, not parliamentary theatre backing Ed Balls

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Osborne 'set to freeze' fuel duty

Conservative rebels said they expect the Chancellor to freeze a planned 3p rise in fuel duty for another three to six months. The Government has defeated a Labour motion to postpone the duty rise by majority of 48.