A selection of Stewart Hosie's votes
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Voted very strongly against increasing the rate of VAT Details
Voted strongly against reducing housing benefit for social tenants deemed to have excess bedrooms (which Labour describe as the "bedroom tax") Details
Voted very strongly for raising welfare benefits at least in line with prices Details
Voted strongly for paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disability Details
Voted very strongly against fewer MPs in the House of Commons Details
Voted very strongly against an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituency Details
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The hon. Lady is absolutely right that that rate of tax should have gone up to 50p during the downturn and that it should not have been cut. She is equally right to compare the tax cut for millionaires with the poverty of ordinary people, so why did Labour Members sit on their hands when we had the one opportunity not to have a tax cut for millionaires?
I have never seen a statement, other than a Budget statement, that is so heavily redacted. It is almost as if the Chief Secretary is trying to pretend that he is important. He sat there yesterday and grinned as the Chancellor announced £30 billion of cuts. He voted for £30 billion of cuts in January and he has boasted about it today. He has not laid out a plan that combines fiscal...
Since this Government came to power, funding for the Scottish Parliament has been cut. Since 2009-10, it has been cut by around 11% in real terms, but, within that, capital expenditure has been cut by around 25%, and that is a common story around the country. Decisions taken by this Government so far mean that the Scottish Government have some £3.5 billion less in real terms to spend...
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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
- Home Department
- Work and Pensions
- Departmental Billing
- Departmental Manpower
- Departments: Private Finance Initiative
- Departmental Public Participation
- Departmental Buildings
Currently held offices
- Shadow SNP Westminster Group Leader (Economy) (since 13 May 2015)
- Shadow SNP Spokesperson (Economy) (since 13 May 2015)
- SNP Deputy Leader (since 15 Jun 2010)
Other offices held in the past
- Member, Treasury Committee (12 Jul 2010 to 30 Mar 2015)
- Shadow SNP Spokesperson (Treasury) (15 Jun 2010 to 13 May 2015)
- SNP Chief Whip (15 Jun 2010 to 20 May 2015)
- Shadow Chief Whip (Commons) (10 Oct 2007 to 6 May 2010)
- Shadow Spokesperson (Home Affairs) (10 May 2005 to 10 Oct 2007)
- Shadow Spokesperson (Treasury) (10 May 2005 to 6 May 2010)
- Shadow Spokesperson (Women) (10 May 2005 to 10 Oct 2007)
Previous MPs in this constituency
Public bill committees (Sittings attended)
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- Has spoken in 20 debates in the last year — average amongst MPs.
- Has received answers to 15 written questions in the last year — 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 15 annotations on this MP’s speeches — well 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") 369 times in debates — above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)
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