Alison Thewliss

Shadow SNP Spokesperson (Treasury)

Glasgow Central Scottish National Party

Alison Thewliss’s voting in Parliament

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Last updated: 29 Jun 2017

Recent appearances

  • Jobcentres and the DWP Estate — [Mr Nigel Evans in the Chair] 20 Jul 2017

    It is a pleasure to see you in the Chair, Mr Evans. It is also a pleasure to see my old friend from the Strathclyde fire board, the hon. Member for Ayr, Carrick and Cumnock (Bill Grant). I can confirm that he is a bit of a wind-up merchant, but his comments failed to address the points that my hon. Friend the Member for Glasgow South West (Chris Stephens) started with. The issue is the...
  • Jobcentres and the DWP Estate — [Mr Nigel Evans in the Chair] 20 Jul 2017

    I absolutely agree with the point that the hon. Gentleman makes. Clyde Gateway, which works in my constituency and across the boundary into Lanarkshire, is a prime example of that. It was not consulted. It has been the driver for economic regeneration in the east end of Glasgow. It has got people into work. It has looked at the people who are furthest away from the job market and got them...
  • Jobcentres and the DWP Estate — [Mr Nigel Evans in the Chair] 20 Jul 2017

    I agree that it seems to be part of a wider plan to stop people using the services in the first place and to get people away from going there and seeking support. I cannot speak for the rest of the country, but I will speak for Glasgow. What is good about jobcentres in Glasgow is that Bridgeton, Parkhead and Easterhouse all have citizens advice bureaux round the corner, very close to people....

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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

  • Department for Work and Pensions
  • Home Office
  • HM Treasury
  • Department of Health
  • Department for Culture
  • Media and Sport
  • Social Security Benefits: Children
  • Sanitary Protection: VAT
  • Deportation: Yemen
  • Asylum: Yemen
  • Members: Correspondence

Currently held offices

  • 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 98 debates in the last year — well above average amongst MPs. See all Alison Thewliss’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 233 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 WriteToThem.com during 2015, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 100.00% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — well above 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") 131 times in debates — average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 2 May 2017.

1. Employment and earnings
Payments from ComRes, 4 Millbank, London SW1P 3JA, for opinion surveys. All fees are paid direct to charity. (Registered 02 November 2016)
1 February 2016, payment of £100. Hours: approx. 45 mins. (Registered 02 November 2016)
1 March 2016, payment of £75. Hours: approx. 45 mins. (Registered 02 November 2016)
1 April 2016, payment of £75. Hours: approx. 45 mins. (Registered 02 November 2016)
1 June 2016, payment of £75. Hours: approx. 45 mins. (Registered 02 November 2016)

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