Deidre Brock’s voting in Parliament
Deidre Brock is a Scottish National Party MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Scottish National Party MPs.
This is a selection of Deidre Brock’s votes.
Almost always voted against a reduction in spending on welfare benefits Show votes
0 votes for, 21 votes against, 2 absences, between 2015–2016
Consistently voted against replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons system Show votes
0 votes for, 4 votes against, in 2016
Almost always voted against a referendum on the UK's membership of the EU Show votes
0 votes for, 4 votes against, 1 absence, between 2015–2017
Has never voted on an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituency
Consistently voted for removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords Show votes
1 vote for, 0 votes against, in 2016
Has never voted on reducing central government funding of local government
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Deidre Brock has never rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.
Last updated: 20 Dec 2017
The Secretary of State has simply criticised the Scottish Government and not taken the opportunity to learn from them. Will he join me in welcoming the 2017 UCAS figures, which show a 13% increase in students from Scotland’s most deprived communities going to a Scottish university, and the overall 2% increase in applicants to universities this year from the 20% most deprived areas...
To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, what assessment his Department has made of the effect on trends in switching of the implementation of the price cap for pre-payment meter energy customers; and if he will publish switching rates among these customers for each of the last twelve months for which figures are available.
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Scottish National Party MP for Edinburgh North and Leith
Entered the House of Commons on 8 May 2015 — General election
Topics of interest
Deidre Brock campaigned to remain in the European Union
- Home Office
- Scotland Office
- Cabinet Office
- HM Treasury
- Department for Environment
- Food and Rural Affairs
- Scotland Office: Social Media
- Cabinet Office: Edinburgh
- Civil Servants: Pensions
- Social Rented Housing: EU Nationals
Currently held offices
- Member, Scottish Affairs Committee (since 11 Sep 2017)
- Shadow SNP Spokesperson (Fair Work and Employment) (since 20 Jun 2017)
- Shadow SNP Spokesperson (Northern Ireland) (since 20 Jun 2017)
- Shadow SNP Spokesperson (Devolved Government Relations) (since 20 May 2015)
Other offices held in the past
- Member, Scottish Affairs Committee (5 Sep 2016 to 3 May 2017)
- Member, Public Accounts Commission (4 Nov 2015 to 15 Nov 2016)
- Member, Public Accounts Committee (7 Jul 2015 to 12 Sep 2016)
- Shadow SNP Westminster Group Leader (Scottish Parliament/Scottish Government Liaison) (20 May 2015 to 20 Jun 2017)
Previous MPs in this constituency
Public bill committees (Sittings attended)
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- Has spoken in 67 debates in the last year — well above average amongst MPs. See all Deidre Brock’s speeches
- Has received answers to 243 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 WriteToThem.com during 2015, according to constituents.
- Has voted in 83.76% 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 17–18 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") 90 times in debates — below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)
Register of Members’ Interests
Last updated: 19 Feb 2018.
2. (b) Any other support not included in Category 2
Name of donor: Angus Crichton-Miller
Address of donor: private
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,500
Date received: 26 April 2017
Date accepted: 28 April 2017
Donor status: individual
(Registered 05 July 2017
Name of donor: Swiss Foreign Ministry
Address of donor: Presence Switzerland PRS
, Bundesgasse 32, 3003 Bern, Switzerland
Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Travel and accommodation with an approx. value of £1,900
Destination of visit: Switzerland (Zurich, Bern, Lausanne, Geneva)
Dates of visit: 3-7 April 2017
Purpose of visit: Participation in a study trip to Switzerland (Swiss-EU
relations, Swiss financial centre, Science and Innovation, International Geneva).
(Registered 02 May 2017
6. Land and property portfolio: (i) value over £100,000 and/or (ii) giving rental income of over £10,000 a year
My partner and I have half share ownership (in total) of two flats in Edinburgh: (i). (Registered 05 June 2015
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