Press release

Number 10 Press Briefing - Afternoon From 9 December 2010

This news article was published under the 2010 to 2015 Conservative and Liberal Democrat coalition government

From the Prime Minister's spokesperson on: tuition fees.

Tuition Fees

Asked if the Prime Minister was in the House of Commons at the moment, the Prime Minister’s Spokesman (PMS) told the assembled press that he was.

Asked about the Prime Minister exiting the Chamber, the PMS replied that the Prime Minister was there for the start of the debate and he would be there for the vote.

Asked if the Government was confident of winning the vote, the PMS said that he would not predict the outcome of the vote.

Asked when the vote in the House of Lords would take place, the PMS said he thought it would be on Tuesday.