David Mundell

MP, Dumfriesshire, Clydesdale and Tweeddale

Dumfriesshire, Clydesdale and Tweeddale Conservative

David Mundell’s voting in Parliament

David Mundell is a Conservative MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Conservative MPs.

However, David Mundell sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:

  • David Mundell generally voted against requiring the mass retention of information about communications, while most Conservative MPs generally voted for. Show votes
  • David Mundell generally voted for removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords, while most Conservative MPs generally voted against. Show votes

We have lots more plain English analysis of David Mundell’s voting record on issues like health, welfare, taxation and more. Visit David Mundell’s full vote analysis page for more.

David Mundell has never rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

Recent appearances

  • Previous Business – Commons: Select Committee 25 May 2016

    Scottish Affairs: The EU Referendum and its impact on Scotland. 2:15 pm; The Grimond Room, Portcullis House
    Witnesses: John Edward, Senior Campaign Spokesperson, Scotland Stronger in Europe Tom Harris, Director, Scottish Vote Leave Rt Hon David Lidington MP, Minister for Europe Rt Hon David Mundell MP, Secretary of State for Scotland, UK Government Alasdair Allan MSP, Minister for International Development and Europe, Scottish Government
  • Written Ministerial Statements — Scotland Office: Government's Legislative Programme 2016-17 (Scotland) 19 May 2016

    Following the passage of the Scotland Act 2016, the Scottish Parliament is now poised to become one of the most powerful devolved parliaments in the world. Ensuring the smooth transfer of those new powers will be a major priority for the UK Government over the next Parliamentary session and beyond. 13 of the 21 new Government Bills for this Session of Parliament contain provisions that...
  • Written Answers — Scotland Office: Scotland Office: EU Law 11 May 2016

    I refer the hon Member to the answer given by my Rt hon Friend the Minister for the Cabinet Office and Paymaster General today to UIN 36288.

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Profile

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

Entered the 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

Expenses

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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 Secretary of State for Scotland (since 8 May 2015)

Other offices held in the past

  • The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Scotland (14 May 2010 to 8 May 2015)
  • Member, Scottish Affairs Committee (12 Jul 2005 to 6 May 2010)
  • Shadow Secretary of State for Scotland (10 May 2005 to 6 May 2010)

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

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  • Has spoken in 18 debates in the last year — below average amongst MPs. See all David Mundell’s speeches
  • 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 2014, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 72.49% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — below average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • 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.
  • 89 people are tracking this MP — email me updates on David Mundell’s activity
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 309 times in debates — above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 16 May 2016.

2. (a) Support linked to an MP but received by a local party organisation or indirectly via a central party organisation
Name of donor: Glenrath Farms Ltd
Address of donor: Whim Poultry Farm, West Linton EH46 7BD

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000

Donor status: company, registration SC042166

(Registered 26 May 2015)
Name of donor: Stridewell Estates Ltd
Address of donor: c/o Campbell Dallas LLP, Titanium 1, King’s Inch Place, Renfrew PA4 8WF

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000

Donor status: company, registration SC302175

(Registered 26 May 2015)
Name of donor: Stridewell Estates Ltd
Address of donor: c/o Campbell Dallas LLP, Titanium 1, King’s Inch Place, Renfrew PA4 8WF

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,500

Donor status: company, registration SC302175

(Registered 07 January 2016)
2. (b) Any other support not included in Category 2(a)
Name of donor: Kirklee Property Company (2) Ltd
Address of donor: c/o Campbell Dallas LLP, Titanium 1, King's Inch Place, Renfrew PA4 8WF

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,500

Date received: 24 March 2016

Date accepted: 24 March 2016

Donor status: company, registration SC307960

(Registered 13 April 2016)

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