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.
Voted for a wholly elected House of Lords Show votes
1 vote for, 0 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
Voted for removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords Show votes
1 vote for, 0 votes against, in 2016
Has never voted on an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituency
Voted for a more proportional system for electing MPs Show votes
1 vote for, 0 votes against, 1 absence, between 2015–2016
Consistently voted for paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disability Show votes
8 votes for, 0 votes against, between 2015–2016
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Carol Monaghan has never rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.
Last updated: 12 Sep 2018
Thank you, Mr Speaker, for allowing me to come in on this question. Scotland aims to be the world’s first trauma-aware nation by considering the link between adverse childhood experience and future offending, so will the Minister look at the work being done in Scotland to break the cycle of offending and imprisonment of some of the most vulnerable individuals in our society?
The Windrush scandal continues to affect my constituent who, despite receiving his British passport, has been told he is ineligible for employment and support allowance as he has not made enough national insurance contributions over the past two years—an impossible task, since he has been prevented from working by the Home Office. Will the Prime Minister take responsibility for ensuring...
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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 of Health and Social Care
- Department for Business
- Energy and Industrial Strategy
- Department of Health
- Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
- Immigration: Married People
- Refugees: Calais
- Science: Research
Currently held offices
- Member, Science and Technology Committee (Commons) (since 4 Dec 2017)
- 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 84 debates in the last year — well above average amongst MPs. See all Carol Monaghan’s speeches
- Has received answers to 23 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 73.14% 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 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") 149 times in debates — below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)
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