David Mundell

MP, Dumfriesshire, Clydesdale and Tweeddale

Dumfriesshire, Clydesdale and Tweeddale Conservative

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  • Voted very strongly for raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per year Source
  • Voted strongly against a more proportional system for electing MPs Source
  • Voted strongly for a reduction in spending on welfare benefits Source
  • Voted strongly for a wholly elected House of Lords Source
  • Voted strongly for fewer MPs in the House of Commons Source
  • Voted moderately for increasing the rate of VAT Source
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David Mundell hardly ever rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — Scotland: Energy 10 Sep 2014

    The Scotland Office keeps all costs under rigorous review. The Office has taken a number of steps to reduce energy costs including (a) ensuring central heating is switched off whenever possible, (b) conducting campaigns to raise awareness in staff of the need to reduce energy costs, and (c) when routine repairs and maintenance are being undertaken using the opportunities to modify existing...
  • Written Answers — Scotland: Pay 10 Sep 2014

    The Scotland Office does not employ staff directly. All staff join on a secondment type basis from other Government bodies, principally the Scottish Government and Ministry of Justice, which remain the employers. As such there are variations in pay costs within the administration grades. The information requested is shown as follows: (i) 2010-11 (ii) 2011-12 (iii)...
  • Written Answers — Scotland: Written Questions 10 Sep 2014

    The information requested is shown as follows: (a) 2012-13 session: 80% of named day questions were answered on the nominated day; (b) 2013-14 session: 75% of named day questions were answered on the nominated day; (c) 2014-15 to date: 63% of named day questions have been answered on the nominated day. Departmental performance information, for ordinary and named day parliamentary questions,...

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Conservative MP for Dumfriesshire, Clydesdale and Tweeddale, Former Conservative MSP for South of Scotland

Entered House of Commons on 5 May 2005 — General election

Entered the Scottish Parliament on 6 May 1999 — Election

Left the Scottish Parliament on 17 June 2005 — Resigned

Also represented South of Scotland

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Topics of interest

  • Scotland
  • Treasury
  • Trade and Industry
  • Work and Pensions
  • Transport
  • Elections
  • Business: Government Assistance
  • Postal Services
  • Joint Ministerial Committee
  • Homecoming Scotland

Currently held offices

  • The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Scotland

Other offices held in the past

  • Shadow Secretary of State for Scotland, Scotland (16 Dec 2005 to 11 May 2010)
  • Member, Scottish Affairs Committee (14 Jul 2005 to 11 May 2010)

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

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  • Has spoken in 9 debates in the last year — well below average amongst MPs.
  • Has received answers to 0 written questions in the last year — Ministers do not ask written questions.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a medium number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2008, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 61.14% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — well below average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 7 annotations on this MP’s speeches — 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") 213 times in debates — average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 26 Aug 2014.

4. Sponsorship or financial or material support
(a) Donations to the constituency party or association, which have been or will be reported by the party to the Electoral Commission:
(a) Name of donor: James Stewart
(a) Address of donor: private
(a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £7,000
(a) Donor status: individual
(a) (Registered 7 November 2013)
(a) Name of donor: Alchemist Estates Ltd
(a) Address of donor: Titanium 1, King’s Inch Place, Glasgow, G51 4BP.
(a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000.
(a) Donor status: company, registration number SC268420.
(a) (Registered 20 November 2013)
(a) Name of donor: Alchemist Estates Ltd
(a) Address of donor: Titanium 1, King’s Inch Place, Glasgow, G51 4BP.
(a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,500.
(a) Donor status: company, registration number SC268420.
(a) (Registered 16 January 2014)
(a) Name of donor: James Stewart
(a) Address of donor: private
(a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £7,000
(a) Donor status: individual
(a) (Registered 6 May 2014)
(a) Name of donor: Alchemist Estates Ltd
(a) Address of donor: Titanium 1, King’s Inch Place, Glasgow, G51 4BP.
(a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,500.
(a) Donor status: company, registration number SC268420.
(a) (Registered 6 May 2014)
(a) Name of donor: Alchemist Estates Ltd
(a) Address of donor: Titanium 1, King’s Inch Place, Glasgow, G51 4BP.
(a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,500.
(a) Donor status: company, registration number SC268420.
(a) (Registered 27 June 2014)

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