Angus Robertson

MP, Moray

Moray Scottish National Party

A selection of Angus Robertson's votes

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  • Voted very strongly for raising welfare benefits at least in line with prices Details
  • Voted strongly against an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituency Details
  • Voted moderately for a wholly elected House of Lords Details
  • Voted strongly against increasing the rate of VAT Details
  • Voted moderately against fewer MPs in the House of Commons Details
  • Voted very strongly against replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons system Details

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Angus Robertson

Recent appearances

  • Outlawries Bill: Debate on the Address — [1st day] 27 May 2015

    I begin by adding my voice to those of the right hon. and learned Member for Camberwell and Peckham (Ms Harman) and the Prime Minister in paying tribute to members of the armed forces who have died on operations, not least in Afghanistan. The biggest single loss of life from the UK was my constituents aboard Nimrod XV230 who died in the skies above Afghanistan. Regardless of the right hon....
  • Outlawries Bill: Debate on the Address — [1st day] 27 May 2015

    The SNP has had a consistent position in this House—that we will review every single piece of legislation brought forward and, on the basis of an evaluation of whether it directly or indirectly has a significant impact on Scotland, then decide on the measures on which we vote and those on which we do not vote—and that position has not changed.
  • Outlawries Bill: Debate on the Address — [1st day] 27 May 2015

    I will make some progress, and then I will give way to the right hon. Gentleman. What we need, and have not had thus far, is honesty about the scale of the accelerated austerity cuts that the Government are planning. The 2015 Budget showed that the cuts are set to grow. As the Institute for Fiscal Studies highlighted, the cuts will be “twice the size of any year’s cuts” in...

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Scottish National Party MP for Moray

Entered House of Commons on 7 June 2001 — General election

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Topics of interest

  • Defence
  • Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs
  • International Development
  • Environment Food and Rural Affairs
  • Trade and Industry
  • EU Committees
  • Military Aircraft
  • Joint Strike Fighter Aircraft
  • Devolution
  • Nuclear Submarines

Currently held offices

  • Shadow SNP Westminster Group Leader (Constitution) (since 20 May 2015)
  • SNP Westminster Leader (since 15 Jun 2010)

Other offices held in the past

  • Shadow SNP Spokesperson (Defence) (15 Jun 2010 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Shadow SNP Spokesperson (Foreign Affairs) (15 Jun 2010 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Shadow Spokesperson (Office of the Deputy Prime Minister) (10 May 2005 to 10 May 2007)
  • Without portfolio (10 May 2005 to 15 Jul 2007)
  • Member, European Scrutiny Committee (12 Nov 2001 to 6 May 2010)
  • Shadow Spokesperson (Defence) (10 May 2001 to 6 May 2010)
  • Shadow Spokesperson (Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs) (10 May 2001 to 6 May 2010)

Previous MPs in this constituency

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  • Has spoken in 42 debates in the last year — well above average amongst MPs.
  • Has received answers to 296 written questions in the last year — well above average amongst MPs.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a high number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2008, according to constituents.
  • People have made 7 annotations on this MP’s speeches — above average amongst MPs.
  • This MP’s speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 18–19 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
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  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 293 times in debates — above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 30 Mar 2015.

8. Land and Property
A flat in London and a flat in Moray both providing rental income.

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