Eilidh Whiteford’s voting in Parliament
Eilidh Whiteford is a Scottish National Party MP, and so on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Scottish National Party MPs.
This is a selection of Eilidh Whiteford’s votes.
Consistently voted for removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords Show votes
Consistently voted against raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per year Show votes
Almost always voted against an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituency Show votes
Generally voted against fewer MPs in the House of Commons Show votes
Has never voted on reducing central government funding of local government
Generally voted against increasing the rate of VAT Show votes
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Eilidh Whiteford never rebelled against their party in this parliament
My hon. Friend makes her point well. I note that in the previous debate we talked quite a bit about the Human Rights Act and the role that it, too, plays in securing equalities.
The hon. Lady needs to remember that a great deal of the public sector is already devolved and these issues have been worked out. We already have devolution of a whole range of public services, with some issues negotiated at a national level and some at a UK-wide level, so her point seems rather redundant, frankly. The Scottish Parliament has a good track record of advancing progressive...
After that I cannot really refuse.
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Scottish National Party MP for Banff and Buchan
Entered the House of Commons on 6 May 2010 — General election
Topics of interest
- Work and Pensions
- Department for Work and Pensions
- Energy and Climate Change
- Home Department
- Crisis Loans
- Departmental Buildings
- Mass Media
- Lost Property
Currently held offices
- Shadow SNP Westminster Group Leader (Social Justice and Welfare) (since 21 May 2015)
Other offices held in the past
- Member, Scottish Affairs Committee (12 Jul 2010 to 30 Mar 2015)
- Shadow SNP Spokesperson (International Development) (15 Jun 2010 to 13 May 2015)
- Shadow SNP Spokesperson (Women) (15 Jun 2010 to 13 May 2015)
- Shadow SNP Spokesperson (Work and Pensions) (15 Jun 2010 to 20 May 2015)
- Shadow SNP Spokesperson (Agriculture and Fisheries) (15 Jun 2010 to 13 May 2015)
Previous MPs in this constituency
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Register of Members’ Interests
Last updated: 9 Nov 2015.
1. Employment and earnings
, £200 from Ipsos MORI
, 79-81 Borough Road, London SE1 1FY for participation in survey. Payment donated to charity. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 24 March 2015
February 2015, £75 from ComRes, Four Millbank, London SW1P 3JA, for participation in survey. Payment donated to charity. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 24 March 2015)
16 April 2015
, £100 from YouGov, 50 Featherstone Street, London EC1Y 8RT, for completing a survey on 7 March 2015. Hours: 45 mins. Payment donated to local voluntary organisation. (Registered 18 May 2015
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