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Meeting of the Parliament 05 October 2017 [Draft] : 05 October 2017


Willie Rennie (North East Fife) (LD)

The Liberal Democrats are pleased that the APD cuts have been stopped. Does the cabinet secretary think that today’s statement will force the European Commission to take action to close down...



Meeting of the Parliament 05 October 2017 [Draft] : 05 October 2017


Willie Rennie

Can I be clear on what the First Minister has just said? She seems to be unaware whether the audit has been concluded. Has the audit actually started?



Meeting of the Parliament 05 October 2017 [Draft] : 05 October 2017


Willie Rennie

The trouble is that Mr Edwards is not alone. In Lothian, two in five young people who need support are not getting it on time. I...



Meeting of the Parliament 27 September 2017 [Draft] : 27 September 2017


Willie Rennie

Does David Torrance find it rather odd that I received a letter from the minister that directly contradicted what the council leader had said about the city regio...



Meeting of the Parliament 27 September 2017 [Draft] : 27 September 2017


Willie Rennie (North East Fife) (LD)

I thank Jenny Gilruth for securing the debate. I particularly thank her because it is important that we have forceful all-party support, but I also caution her: I...



Meeting of the Parliament 21 September 2017 [Draft] : 21 September 2017


Willie Rennie

The First Minister says that education is her number 1 priority, but we have heard that thousands may leave teaching, we know that Scottish education has slipped down the international ranki...



Meeting of the Parliament 21 September 2017 [Draft] : 21 September 2017


4. Willie Rennie (North East Fife) (LD)

Yesterday, the mask of Ruth Davidson’s Conservative Party slipped. The Conservatives said that taxing is “pickpocketing”—a phrase that comes straight from Norman Tebbit’s handbook. Pickpocke...



Meeting of the Parliament 20 September 2017 [Draft] : 20 September 2017


Willie Rennie

—different in this Parliament. 16:33  



Meeting of the Parliament 20 September 2017 [Draft] : 20 September 2017


Willie Rennie

We need clarity on exactly what the Government proposes to do today. It should embrace the opportunity to do something—[



Meeting of the Parliament 20 September 2017 [Draft] : 20 September 2017


Willie Rennie

The only purpose would be to increase tax on the lowest earners; I worked really hard to change that and to take such people out of tax altogether. It is astonishing that that is one of the ...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-08035.2: Roll out of Universal Credit (Adam Tomkins)
Meeting Date: 03/10/2017
Result - For: 23, Against: 75 Abstain: 0
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S5M-08035.4: Roll out of Universal Credit (Alex Rowley)
Meeting Date: 03/10/2017
Result - For: 75, Against: 23 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-08035.1: Roll out of Universal Credit (Alison Johnstone)
Meeting Date: 03/10/2017
Result - For: 75, Against: 23 Abstain: 0
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S5M-08035.3: Roll out of Universal Credit (Alex Cole-Hamilton)
Meeting Date: 03/10/2017
Result - For: 75, Against: 23 Abstain: 0
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S5M-08035: Roll out of Universal Credit (Jeane Freeman)
Meeting Date: 03/10/2017
Result - For: 75, Against: 23 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-07774: Contract (Third Party Rights) (Scotland) Bill (Annabelle Ewing)
Meeting Date: 21/09/2017
Result - For: 109, Against: 0 Abstain: 0
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S5M-07750.4: Finance (Derek Mackay)
Meeting Date: 20/09/2017
Result - For: 61, Against: 63 Abstain: 0
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S5M-07750.1: Finance (Murdo Fraser)
Meeting Date: 20/09/2017
Result - For: 30, Against: 94 Abstain: 0
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S5M-07750.3: Finance (Patrick Harvie)
Meeting Date: 20/09/2017
Result - For: 6, Against: 58 Abstain: 60
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S5M-07750.2: Finance (Willie Rennie)
Meeting Date: 20/09/2017
Result - For: 5, Against: 59 Abstain: 60
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Question S5F-01463: Willie Rennie, North East Fife, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 26/06/2017 Show Full Question >>
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