Anas Sarwar

MP, Glasgow Central

Glasgow Central Labour

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How Anas Sarwar voted
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  • Voted strongly against a reduction in spending on welfare benefits Source
  • Voted very strongly for removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords Source
  • Voted strongly against fewer MPs in the House of Commons Source
  • Voted moderately for paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disability Source
  • Voted strongly against greater restrictions on campaigning by third parties, such as charities, during elections Source
  • Has never voted on replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons system Source
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Anas Sarwar never rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • Oral Answers to Questions — Prime Minister: Engagements 19 Nov 2014

    Across the United Kingdom, there are two Governments redistributing wealth from the poorest to the richest. The Labour alternative is to have a 50p tax band and a mansion tax to provide money for our vital public services and a bankers bonus tax to provide a compulsory jobs guarantee for young people—policies opposed by both the Tories and the shouting Scottish nationalists. Does that...
  • Written Answers — Attorney General: Serious Fraud Office 18 Nov 2014

    To ask the Attorney General, what steps he has taken to ensure that the Serious Fraud Office is perceived as a fully independent body in investigations of foreign bribery cases.
  • Oral Answers to Questions — International Development: Ebola 5 Nov 2014

    Whether pledges made by the international community at the “Defeating Ebola” conference in London on 2 October 2014 are being fulfilled.

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Labour MP for Glasgow Central

Entered House of Commons on 6 May 2010 — General election

Topics of interest

  • International Development
  • Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs
  • Work and Pensions
  • Home Department
  • Treasury
  • Departmental Grants
  • Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency
  • Grants
  • Departmental Contracts
  • Central African Republic

Currently held offices

  • Shadow Minister (International Development)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, International Development Committee (12 Jul 2010 to 18 Jun 2012)
  • Member, Committees on Arms Export Controls (formerly Quadripartite Committee) (12 Jul 2010 to 14 Jun 2012)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

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  • Has spoken in 22 debates in the last year — below average amongst MPs.
  • Has received answers to 37 written questions in the last year — above average amongst MPs.
  • Has voted in 63.10% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — well below average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 0 annotations on this MP’s speeches — well below 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 Anas Sarwar’s activity
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 63 times in debates — well below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 10 Nov 2014.

9. Shareholdings
(a) United Wholesale (Scotland) Ltd; wholesale business supplying to small independent grocers

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