Anas Sarwar

MP, Glasgow Central

Glasgow Central Labour

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  • Voted very strongly against university tuition fees Source
  • Voted strongly against a reduction in spending on welfare benefits Source
  • Voted very strongly against encouraging occupational pensions Source
  • Has never voted on replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons system Source
  • Voted moderately for more EU integration Source
  • Voted moderately against increasing the rate of VAT Source
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Anas Sarwar never rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • Oral Answers to Questions — International Development: Tax Havens (Multinationals) 17 Dec 2014

    I am sorry, but the Secretary of State can do better than that. We know that tax revenues amounting to three times the entire global aid budget are lost to developing countries every year, and that nearly a third of the estimated $32 trillion of private financial wealth that is held in tax havens comes from those countries. A year ago, the Prime Minister said that there would be a public...
  • [Mr David Crausby in the Chair] — UK Company Supply Chains 16 Dec 2014

    It is good to hear about that international co-ordination to ensure that multinational companies are rightly reflecting on this issue, but that principle should also apply across Government here in the UK. Is the Minister therefore disappointed that the Department for International Development has withdrawn its funding for the International Labour Organisation?
  • [Mr David Crausby in the Chair] — UK Company Supply Chains 16 Dec 2014

    My hon. Friend mentioned global leadership. The UK shows such leadership with our international development objectives in many of the countries where supply chains are located. Does it not make sense for us—a partnership of our business community, our public and our Government—to ensure that we are helping development in such countries with measures such as fair pay, decent work...

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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 20 debates in the last year — below average amongst MPs.
  • Has received answers to 41 written questions in the last year — above average amongst MPs.
  • Has voted in 62.99% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — 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.
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  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 70 times in debates — well below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 8 Dec 2014.

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

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