A selection of Stewart Hosie's votes
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Voted very strongly against raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per year Details
Voted a mixture of for and against a wholly elected House of Lords Details
Voted strongly against a reduction in spending on welfare benefits Details
Voted very strongly against replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons system 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 removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords Details
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Stewart Hosie never rebelled against their party in this parliament
We have just listened to one of the worst speeches I have heard in 10 years. The Labour party now has one argument: we have gone from being too small, too poor and too stupid for independence to being too small, too poor and too stupid for any powers at all. The hon. Member for Edinburgh South (Ian Murray) spoke about something that was “credible”. Credible? The Scottish people...
No, no, no. The new clause asks for a Tory Secretary of State to appoint a commission of the great and the good from the House of Lords to determine Scotland’s future. What a lot of absolute rubbish!
So we have confirmation—Labour and UKIP hand in hand, empowering the Tories to run the rule over Scotland again. As for new clause 21 on a Scottish OBR, we already have one—it is called the Scottish Fiscal Commission. The consultation on its expanded power closed on Friday. One would have thought that Scotland’s sole Labour MP might actually have known what was going on. New...
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Scottish National Party MP for Dundee East
Entered the 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 25 debates in the last year — 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 WriteToThem.com during 2008, according to constituents.
- Has voted in 89.19% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
- 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.
- 105 people are tracking this MP — email me updates on Stewart Hosie’s activity
- Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 392 times in debates — above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)
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