Stewart Hosie

MP, Dundee East

Dundee East Scottish National Party

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How Stewart Hosie voted
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  • Voted very strongly against greater restrictions on campaigning by third parties, such as charities, during elections Source
  • Voted very strongly against fewer MPs in the House of Commons Source
  • Voted strongly against reducing housing benefit for social tenants deemed to have excess bedrooms (which Labour describe as the "bedroom tax") Source
  • Voted very strongly against university tuition fees Source
  • Voted a mixture of for and against more EU integration Source
  • Voted very strongly for a more proportional system for electing MPs Source
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Stewart Hosie hardly ever rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • Women and Equalities: Smith Commission 27 Nov 2014

    I thank the Scottish Secretary for his statement, and Lord Smith and the commissioners for their work. The substantive parts of this are the devolution of less than 30% of Scotland’s tax base and of less than 20% of welfare, and the assignation of a share of VAT. Although that is interesting as far as it goes, I note the absence of other substantive job-creating powers. The Scottish...
  • Written Answers — Department for Work and Pensions: Income Support: Dundee 25 Nov 2014

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, how many households in Dundee East constituency have had income support capped since the introduction of the benefit cap.
  • Written Answers — Department for Work and Pensions: Universal Credit: Dundee 20 Nov 2014

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, if he will estimate the number of people in Dundee East constituency that will be in receipt of universal credit after its implementation.

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Scottish National Party MP for Dundee East

Entered House of Commons on 5 May 2005 — General election


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Topics of interest

  • Treasury
  • Home Department
  • Work and Pensions
  • Transport
  • Defence
  • Departmental Billing
  • Departmental Manpower
  • Departments: Private Finance Initiative
  • Departmental Public Participation
  • Departmental Buildings

Currently held offices

  • Member, Treasury Committee
  • SNP Chief Whip
  • SNP Deputy Leader
  • Shadow SNP Spokesperson (Treasury)

Other offices held in the past

  • Spokesperson (Chief Whip; Treasury) (13 Jul 2009 to 11 May 2010)
  • Chief Whip (29 Aug 2007 to 11 May 2010)
  • Spokesperson (Economy; Home Affairs; Treasury; Women) (2 Aug 2006 to 13 Jul 2009)
  • Spokesperson (Chancellor of the Exchequer; Home Secretary) (16 Jan 2006 to 2 Aug 2006)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

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  • Has spoken in 18 debates in the last year — below average amongst MPs.
  • Has received answers to 15 written questions in the last year — average amongst MPs.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a high number of messages sent via during 2008, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 44.25% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — well below average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
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  • People have made 15 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") 359 times in debates — above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 24 Nov 2014.


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