Alison Thewliss

Shadow SNP Spokesperson (Treasury)

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Glasgow Central Scottish National Party

Alison Thewliss’s voting in Parliament

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Last updated: 18 Dec 2017

Recent appearances

  • Oral Answers to Questions — Prime Minister: Engagements 7 Feb 2018

    My constituent is 58. She has COPD, four pins in her leg, and a walking frame, and is just out of hospital after having blood clots in her lung. She got a taxi to Bridgeton jobcentre yesterday, only to find the doors locked because the Government closed it on Friday. Will the Prime Minister apologise for not having told my constituents in Bridgeton, or any of the constituents, apparently,...
  • Women’S Suffrage Centenary 6 Feb 2018

    I am very proud to be able to respond to the statement on behalf of my party, the Scottish National party, following in the footsteps of inspirational women such as Winnie Ewing, Margo MacDonald and our own First Minister, Nicola Sturgeon. She has shown her commitment with a 50:50 gender-balanced Cabinet, and she has today made a commitment to encourage more women to come in behind us, as...
  • Health and Social Care: Maternity Transformation Programme 6 Feb 2018

    What progress his Department has made on implementing the maternity transformation programme.

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Scottish National Party MP for Glasgow Central

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

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Topics of interest

Alison Thewliss campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC

  • Home Office
  • Department for Work and Pensions
  • HM Treasury
  • Department of Health
  • Cabinet Office
  • Social Security Benefits: Children
  • Sanitary Protection: VAT
  • Visas: New Businesses
  • Deportation: Yemen
  • Members: Correspondence

Currently held offices

  • Member, Procedure Committee (since 20 Nov 2017)
  • Shadow SNP Spokesperson (Treasury) (since 20 Jun 2017)
  • Shadow SNP Spokesperson (Cities) (since 20 May 2015)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Communities and Local Government Committee (13 Jul 2015 to 3 May 2017)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)


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  • Has spoken in 129 debates in the last year — well above average amongst MPs. See all Alison Thewliss’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 126 written questions in the last year — well above average amongst MPs.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a low number of messages sent via during 2015, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 85.47% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — 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") 163 times in debates — average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 5 Feb 2018.


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