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A selection of Stewart Hosie's votes
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Consistently voted against replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons system Show votes
0 votes for, 7 votes against, between 2007–2016
Almost always voted for paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disability Show votes
13 votes for, 0 votes against, 2 absences, between 2011–2016
Consistently voted against fewer MPs in the House of Commons Show votes
0 votes for, 7 votes against, 1 absence, between 2010–2016
Consistently voted against an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituency Show votes
0 votes for, 10 votes against, 1 absence, between 2011–2016
Generally voted for more EU integration Show votes
80 votes for, 21 votes against, 44 absences, between 2008–2019
Almost always voted against reducing housing benefit for social tenants deemed to have excess bedrooms (which Labour describe as the "bedroom tax") Show votes
0 votes for, 13 votes against, 5 absences, between 2012–2018
We have lots more plain English analysis of Stewart Hosie’s voting record on issues like health, welfare, taxation and more. Visit Stewart Hosie’s full vote analysis page for more.
Mr Speaker, “I would vote to stay in the single market. I’m in favour of the single market,” and if the European Union did not exist, we would have to “invent” it. Those are not my words—they are the Prime Minister’s. What was it about the trappings of power that led him to abandon reason, embrace Brexit and put so many jobs, so much trade and so much prosperity at risk across...
May I seek some clarification before we decide whether to sit and have this debate on Saturday? The Government have published a declaration, a political declaration and a substantial protocol. However, the actual changes to the withdrawal agreement—in articles 184 and 185—are contained on a single page, which is the last page of the protocol. Those are the substantial—if one could call...
We all wish to see reform of the WTO and a functioning dispute resolution system, but given that the UK is responsible for 3.4% of global trade compared with the EU being responsible for 35%—a full third—of global trade, is it not the case that the UK’s influence inside the WTO is now massively diminished?
More of Stewart Hosie’s recent appearances
Former Scottish National Party MP for Dundee East
Entered the House of Commons on 5 May 2005 — General election
Left the House of Commons on 6 November 2019 — Dissolved for election
Topics of interest
Stewart Hosie campaigned to remain in the European Union
- Home Department
- Work and Pensions
- Departmental Billing
- Departmental Manpower
- Departments: Private Finance Initiative
- Departmental Public Participation
- Departmental Buildings
Other offices held in the past
- Member, Intelligence and Security Committee of Parliament (29 Apr 2019 to 6 Nov 2019)
- Shadow SNP Spokesperson (Trade) (17 May 2018 to 6 Nov 2019)
- Member, Treasury Sub-Committee (14 Sep 2017 to 10 Jun 2019)
- Member, Panel of Chairs (11 Sep 2017 to 6 Nov 2019)
- Member, Treasury Committee (11 Sep 2017 to 10 Jun 2019)
- Member, Members Estimate Committee (9 Jul 2015 to 3 May 2017)
- Member, House of Commons Commission (9 Jul 2015 to 3 May 2017)
- Shadow SNP Westminster Group Leader (Economy) (13 May 2015 to 20 Jun 2017)
- Deputy Leader, Scottish National Party (14 Nov 2014 to 13 Oct 2016)
- Member, Treasury Committee (12 Jul 2010 to 30 Mar 2015)
- SNP Chief Whip (15 Jun 2010 to 20 May 2015)
- SNP Deputy Leader (15 Jun 2010 to 20 Jun 2017)
- Shadow SNP Spokesperson (Treasury) (15 Jun 2010 to 13 May 2015)
- Shadow Chief Whip (Commons) (10 Oct 2007 to 6 May 2010)
- Shadow Spokesperson (Women) (10 May 2005 to 10 Oct 2007)
- Shadow Spokesperson (Home Affairs) (10 May 2005 to 10 Oct 2007)
- Shadow Spokesperson (Treasury) (10 May 2005 to 6 May 2010)
Previous MPs in this constituency
Public bill committees (Sittings attended)
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- Has spoken in 35 debates in the last year — average amongst MPs. See all Stewart Hosie’s speeches
- Has received answers to 8 written questions in the last year — below average amongst MPs.
- Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a very low number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2015, according to constituents.
- Has voted in 65.87% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — well below average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
Note SNP MPs do not generally vote on legislation not affecting Scotland, as these matters are devolved to the Scottish Parliament.
- This MP’s speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 18–19 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
- 74 people are tracking this MP
- Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 513 times in debates — above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)
Register of Members’ Interests
Last updated: 5 Nov 2019.
3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK
Name of donor: Dundee United Football Club
Address of donor: Tannadice Park, Dundee DD3 7JW
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: Entry to Tannadice and hospitality for the season August 2018 to May 2019, for myself and an occasional guest, value £500
Date received: 7 August 2018
Date accepted: 7 August 2018
Donor status: company, registration SCO13690
(Registered 05 September 2018)
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