David Mundell

The Secretary of State for Scotland

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Dumfriesshire, Clydesdale and Tweeddale Conservative

David Mundell’s voting in Parliament

David Mundell is a Conservative MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Conservative MPs.

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  • David Mundell generally voted for a wholly elected House of Lords, while most Conservative MPs generally voted against. Show votes

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Last updated: 12 Sep 2017

Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — Scotland Office: Scotland Office: Staff 17 Nov 2017

    The UK’s exit from the EU is an all-of-government operation. The Department for Exiting the European Union is undertaking detailed work with departments, including the Scotland Office, to prepare for the upcoming negotiations by understanding the risks and opportunities of leaving the EU and coordinating planning. Staff across the Scotland Office, including those employed before and...
  • Written Answers — Scotland Office: Local Growth Deals: Scottish Borders 15 Nov 2017

    The UK Government is committed to deliver a transformational and economic Deal for the Borderlands area that will focus on issues such as infrastructure, skills and energy. I will drive this work forward to see an agreed deal in the coming months. I and my officials have had a number of meetings with local representatives and local authorities which led to the partners submitting their...
  • Referendum on Scottish Independence — [Mr Adrian Bailey in the Chair] 13 Nov 2017

    I am delighted to serve under your chairmanship, Sir Roger, and I commend Mr Bailey for his earlier efforts in chairing this debate, which opens for many people outwith Scotland a window on Scottish politics. When I considered replying to this debate, I was, like the hon. Member for Caithness, Sutherland and Easter Ross (Jamie Stone), mindful of the words of The National, which indicated...

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Conservative MP for Dumfriesshire, Clydesdale and Tweeddale, Former Conservative MSP for South of Scotland

Entered the House of Commons on 5 May 2005 — General election

Entered the Scottish Parliament on 6 May 1999 — Election

Left the Scottish Parliament on 17 June 2005 — Resigned

Also represented South of Scotland

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Topics of interest

David Mundell campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC

  • Scotland
  • Treasury
  • Trade and Industry
  • Work and Pensions
  • Transport
  • Elections
  • Business: Government Assistance
  • Postal Services
  • Joint Ministerial Committee
  • Homecoming Scotland

Currently held offices

  • The Secretary of State for Scotland (since 8 May 2015)

Other offices held in the past

  • The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Scotland (14 May 2010 to 8 May 2015)
  • Member, Scottish Affairs Committee (12 Jul 2005 to 6 May 2010)
  • Shadow Secretary of State for Scotland (10 May 2005 to 6 May 2010)

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

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  • Has spoken in 7 debates in the last year — well below average amongst MPs. See all David Mundell’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 0 written questions in the last year — Ministers do not ask written questions.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a medium number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2015, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 92.86% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — above average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 7 annotations on this MP’s speeches — 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.
  • 81 people are tracking this MP — email me updates on David Mundell’s activity
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 342 times in debates — above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 13 Nov 2017.

2. (b) Any other support not included in Category 2(a)
Name of donor: Kirklee Property Company (2) Ltd
Address of donor: c/o Campbell Dallas LLP, Titanium 1, King's Inch Place, Renfrew PA4 8WF

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,500

Date received: 22 December 2016

Date accepted: 22 December 2016

Donor status: company, registration SC307960

(Registered 06 January 2017)
Name of donor: Kirklee Property Company (2) Ltd
Address of donor: c/o Campbell Dallas LLP, Titanium 1, King's Inch Place, Renfrew PA4 8WF

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,500

Date received: 1 April 2017

Date accepted: 1 April 2017

Donor status: company, registration SC307960

(Registered 07 April 2017)
Name of donor: James Stewart
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £10,000

Date received: 27 April 2017

Date accepted: 28 April 2017

Donor status: individual

(Registered 02 May 2017)
Name of donor: Sir Henry Keswick
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £3,000

Date received: 3 May 2017

Date accepted: 3 May 2017

Donor status: individual

(Registered 03 July 2017)
Name of donor: Mrs Mary Coltman
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £3,000

Date received: 3 May 2017

Date accepted: 3 May 2017

Donor status: individual

(Registered 03 July 2017)
Name of donor: Mr and Mrs David Reid
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £4,000

Date received: 18 May 2017

Date accepted: 18 May 2017

Donor status: individual

(Registered 03 July 2017)
Name of donor: Ian Taylor
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £3,000

Date received: 22 May 2017

Date accepted: 22 May 2017

Donor status: individual

(Registered 03 July 2017; updated 28 July 2017)
Name of donor: Mr Eric Holford
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,000

Date received: 31 May 2017

Date accepted: 31 May 2017

Donor status: individual

(Registered 03 July 2017)
Name of donor: Sir John Campbell
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000

Date received: 16 June 2017

Date accepted: 16 June 2017

Donor status: individual

(Registered 03 July 2017)
Name of donor: Kirklee Property Company (2) Ltd
Address of donor: c/o Campbell Dallas LLP, Titanium 1, King's Inch Place, Renfrew PA4 8WF

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,500

Date received: 26 June 2017

Date accepted: 30 June 2017

Donor status: company, registration SC307960

(Registered 11 July 2017)
Name of donor: Kirklee Property Company (2) Ltd
Address of donor: c/o Campbell Dallas LLP, Titanium 1, King's Inch Place, Renfrew PA4 8WF

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,500

Date received: 28 September 2017

Date accepted: 28 September 2017

Donor status: company, registration SC307960

(Registered 29 September 2017)

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