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Willie Rennie

Former Liberal Democrat MP for Dunfermline and West Fife


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A selection of Willie Rennie's votes

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Former Liberal Democrat MP for Dunfermline and West Fife

Entered the House of Commons on 10 February 2006 — Byelection

Left the House of Commons on 12 April 2010 — General election (stood again)

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Topics of interest

  • Defence
  • Work and Pensions
  • Home Department
  • Treasury
  • Transport
  • Armed Forces: Housing
  • Armed Forces: Health Services
  • Afghanistan: Peacekeeping Operations
  • Gurkhas
  • Aircraft Carriers

Other offices held in the past

  • Chair of Parliamentary Campaigns; Shadow Defence Minister (8 Jan 2009 to 11 May 2010)
  • Whip (6 Mar 2008 to 8 Jan 2009)
  • Chair of Parliamentary Campaigns Team, Cross-Portfolio and Non-Portfolio Responsibilities (6 Mar 2008 to 8 Jan 2009)
  • Member, Defence Committee (6 Jun 2006 to 18 Apr 2008)
  • Shadow Minister, Defence (21 Mar 2006 to 8 Jan 2009)

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Public bill committees (Sittings attended)


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  • Has spoken in 25 debates in the last year — above average amongst MPs. See all Willie Rennie’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 244 written questions in the last year — well above average amongst MPs.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a medium number of messages sent via during 2008, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 70.73% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • This MP’s speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 16–17 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
  • 50 people are tracking this MP
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 106 times in debates — well below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 12 Apr 2010.


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