Stewart McDonald

Shadow SNP Spokesperson (Defence)

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Glasgow South Scottish National Party

Stewart McDonald’s voting in Parliament

Stewart McDonald is a Scottish National Party MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Scottish National Party MPs.

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Last updated: 20 Dec 2017

Recent appearances

  • Unpaid Trial Work Periods (Prohibition) Bill 16 Mar 2018

    Does the hon. Gentleman intend to talk the Bill out?
  • Unpaid Trial Work Periods (Prohibition) Bill 16 Mar 2018

    I think I know the report to which the hon. Gentleman refers, but a subsequent report adumbrates that about £3 billion is lost in wages every year.
  • Unpaid Trial Work Periods (Prohibition) Bill 16 Mar 2018

    The hon. Gentleman knows about other instruments that exist for employers, and someone’s skills can be tested. If he applies to work at my coffee shop and I ask him to prove that he can make a cappuccino, he will do what he has to do, and I will be satisfied with that. I do not need to put him on a shift with the rest of my staff and have him working alongside other colleagues, serving...

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Scottish National Party MP for Glasgow South

Entered the House of Commons on 8 May 2015 — General election

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Topics of interest

Stewart McDonald campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC

  • Department for Work and Pensions
  • Department for Transport
  • Home Office
  • Foreign and Commonwealth Office
  • Ministry of Defence
  • Jobcentres: Glasgow
  • Volkswagen
  • Immigration: EU Nationals
  • Vauxhall
  • High Speed 2 Railway Line: Scotland

Currently held offices

  • Shadow SNP Spokesperson (Defence) (since 20 Jun 2017)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Transport Committee (8 Jul 2015 to 3 May 2017)

Previous MPs in this constituency


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  • Has spoken in 57 debates in the last year — above average amongst MPs. See all Stewart McDonald’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 32 written questions in the last year — average amongst MPs.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a medium number of messages sent via during 2015, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 72.93% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — well below average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 0 annotations on this MP’s speeches — below average amongst MPs.
  • This MP’s speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 16–17 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
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  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 109 times in debates — below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 5 Mar 2018.


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