Eilidh Whiteford

Banff and Buchan Scottish National Party

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How Eilidh Whiteford voted
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  • Voted very strongly for removing hereditary peers from the House of LordsDetails
  • Voted strongly against a reduction in spending on welfare benefitsDetails
  • Has never voted on a referendum on the UK's membership of the EUDetails
  • Voted strongly against increasing the rate of VATDetails
  • Voted moderately against fewer MPs in the House of CommonsDetails
  • Voted strongly against reducing housing benefit for social tenants deemed to have excess bedrooms (which Labour describe as the "bedroom tax")Details

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Eilidh Whiteford hardly ever rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • Bill Presented: Backbench Business — Sanctioning of Benefit Recipients 3 Apr 2014

    I congratulate the right hon. Member for Oldham West and Royton (Mr Meacher) and the Members on both sides of the House who secured today’s debate. Like other Members who have spoken today, I have been disturbed by the surge in constituents coming to me because they have been sanctioned in circumstances they consider unfair, and I am profoundly concerned about the way in which the new...
  • Housing Costs 3 Apr 2014

    I, too, commend the hon. Lady and the Committee for this valuable report. Does she agree that the cross-party efforts to mitigate fully the impact of the bedroom tax in Scotland would be greatly aided if the UK Government were to allow the Scottish Government to raise the threshold for discretionary housing payments? Can she suggest how Government intransigence on this issue might be tackled?
  • Written Answers — Work and Pensions: Jobseeker's Allowance: Scotland 2 Apr 2014

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions what proportion of sanctions imposed on jobseeker's allowance claimants in Scotland resulted from the recommendations of Work Programme providers between March 2013 and March 2014.

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Scottish National Party MP for Banff and Buchan

Topics of interest

  • Work and Pensions
  • Energy and Climate Change
  • Home Department
  • Treasury
  • Transport
  • Crisis Loans
  • Scotland
  • Departmental Buildings
  • Mass Media
  • Lost Property

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Last updated: 7 Apr 2014.

8. Land and Property
Flat in Glasgow (until April 2012)

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