Alex Rowley MSP

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Alex Rowley MSP

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  • Member for: Mid Scotland and Fife
  • Party: Scottish Labour

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


Alex Rowley

In her programme for government, the First Minister announced that she would bring forward a number of papers to set out the case for this Parliament having more ...



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


Alex Rowley

Where this Parliament can work together, it should do so in the interests of the people of Scotland.



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


2. Alex Rowley (Mid Scotland and Fife) (Lab)

Earlier this week, this Parliament voted in favour of calling for a halt to the roll-out of universal credit across the United Kingdom. So far, the roll-out has been badly flawed, and the si...



Meeting of the Parliament 03 October 2017 : 03 October 2017


Alex Rowley

Skills opportunities and employment are, for me, the best way out of poverty—I do not disagree with that. However, we need to provide support. It is clear that th...



Meeting of the Parliament 03 October 2017 : 03 October 2017


Alex Rowley (Mid Scotland and Fife) (Lab)

When the Parliament last debated universal credit, a few weeks ago, I said that I would welcome a Government debate on the issue, so I am glad to be speaking in this debate to move Labour’s ...



Meeting of the Parliament 28 September 2017 [Draft] : 28 September 2017


Alex Rowley

I have continued to welcome what has been getting done, but given the scale of the housing issues, we clearly need to do more.



Meeting of the Parliament 28 September 2017 [Draft] : 28 September 2017


Alex Rowley

It was the general principle that I was asking about. I highlighted one case, but I am told that such situations are not uncommon. The lack of infrastructure is h...



Meeting of the Parliament 28 September 2017 [Draft] : 28 September 2017


Alex Rowley

I am going to talk about a serious issue, so I ask that I be given the courtesy of being allowed to do so.



Meeting of the Parliament 28 September 2017 [Draft] : 28 September 2017


2. Alex Rowley (Mid Scotland and Fife) (Lab)

A few weeks ago, I met—



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


Alex Rowley

It is another party for the few, not the many. Will the First Minister finally accept that, to help the poorest in this country, she has to be prepared to look at...

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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AgainstDefeated
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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ForCarried
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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ForCarried
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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Not VotedCarried
S5M-07750.4: Finance (Derek Mackay)
Meeting Date: 20/09/2017
Result - For: 61, Against: 63 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-07750.1: Finance (Murdo Fraser)
Meeting Date: 20/09/2017
Result - For: 30, Against: 94 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-07750.3: Finance (Patrick Harvie)
Meeting Date: 20/09/2017
Result - For: 6, Against: 58 Abstain: 60
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-07750.2: Finance (Willie Rennie)
Meeting Date: 20/09/2017
Result - For: 5, Against: 59 Abstain: 60
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Motion S5M-08316: Alex Rowley, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 19/10/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-08035.4: Alex Rowley, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 02/10/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-07750: Alex Rowley, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 18/09/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-07245: Alex Rowley, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 23/08/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-07056: Alex Rowley, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 08/08/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-05739: Alex Rowley, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 22/05/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-05740: Alex Rowley, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 22/05/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-05594.1: Alex Rowley, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 15/05/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-04571: Alex Rowley, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 10/03/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-04472.1: Alex Rowley, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 08/03/2017 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5F-01599: Alex Rowley, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 28/09/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5F-01565: Alex Rowley, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 22/09/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5F-01536: Alex Rowley, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 14/09/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5F-01510: Alex Rowley, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 11/09/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5F-01468: Alex Rowley, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 31/08/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-10477: Alex Rowley, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 25/07/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-09672: Alex Rowley, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 14/06/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-09463: Alex Rowley, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 25/05/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5F-01192: Alex Rowley, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 24/04/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-08271: Alex Rowley, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 20/03/2017 Show Full Question >>

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