Carol Monaghan’s voting in Parliament
Carol Monaghan 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 Carol Monaghan’s votes.
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 reduction in spending on welfare benefits Show votes
0 votes for, 20 votes against, 3 absences, between 2015–2016
Generally voted against fewer MPs in the House of Commons Show votes
0 votes for, 1 vote against, 1 absence, in 2016
Has never voted on an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituency
Consistently voted against a referendum on the UK's membership of the EU Show votes
0 votes for, 4 votes against, between 2015–2016
Has never voted on reducing central government funding of local government
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Carol Monaghan has never rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.
Last updated: 21 Nov 2017
Will the Minister give way briefly?
I thank the Minister very much for giving way. Of course, the resources that keep us safe are unable to do so just now, because there simply are not enough of them. We now regularly see Russian submarines and warships in our waters, and we have nothing that we can throw at them to keep them out.
In recent years the SLC has been plagued by mishaps, complaints of inefficient bureaucracy, and poor customer service. The latest student loan sell-off is also concerning; we saw the problems for many graduates, receiving letters telling them they must pay even though their earnings had not reached the repayment level. Can the Minister confirm that the SLC will not now, or in the foreseeable...
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Scottish National Party MP for Glasgow North West
Entered the House of Commons on 8 May 2015 — General election
Topics of interest
Carol Monaghan campaigned to remain in the European Union
- Home Office
- Department for Work and Pensions
- Department for Business
- Energy and Industrial Strategy
- Department of Health
- Department for Business
- Innovation and Skills
- Immigration: Married People
- Refugees: Calais
- Science: Research
- Veterans: Advisory Services
Currently held offices
- Shadow SNP Spokesperson (Armed Forces and Veterans) (since 20 Jun 2017)
- Shadow SNP Spokesperson (Education) (since 20 Jun 2017)
Other offices held in the past
- Member, Science and Technology Committee (Commons) (13 Jul 2015 to 3 May 2017)
- Shadow SNP Westminster Group Leader (Public Services and Education) (20 May 2015 to 20 Jun 2017)
Previous MPs in this constituency
Public bill committees (Sittings attended)
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- Has spoken in 76 debates in the last year — well above average amongst MPs. See all Carol Monaghan’s speeches
- Has received answers to 27 written questions in the last year — 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 83.33% 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") 96 times in debates — below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)
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