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 29 June 2017 : 29 June 2017


Alex Rowley (Mid Scotland and Fife) (Lab)

I want to return to the Child Poverty (Scotland) Bill. I understand what the First Minister says about the commission, and Labour will work with the Government ov...



Meeting of the Parliament 28 June 2017 : 28 June 2017


Alex Rowley (Mid Scotland and Fife) (Lab)

When I speak to teachers in my constituency, they talk about the cuts that are taking place, workloads that have them completely run off their feet, class sizes t...



Meeting of the Parliament 28 June 2017 : 28 June 2017


Alex Rowley (Mid Scotland and Fife) (Lab)

The minister mentioned 35,000 social rented houses. Exactly how much housing will be built in each local authority area, what fu...



Meeting of the Parliament 21 June 2017 : 21 June 2017


Alex Rowley (Mid Scotland and Fife) (Lab)

I welcome the opportunity to speak in today’s debate, following the motion that was raised for debate last week by Neil Findlay, who highlighted some of the many ...



Meeting of the Parliament 07 June 2017 : 07 June 2017


Alex Rowley (Mid Scotland and Fife) (Lab)

I agree with the First Minister when she talks about the devastating impact of failed Tory austerity on communities up and down Scotland. However, the question th...



Meeting of the Parliament 01 June 2017 : 01 June 2017


Alex Rowley

Does the cabinet secretary agree that when the public bodies that will need to meet and deliver those targets set budgets, they should do impact assessments that ...



Meeting of the Parliament 01 June 2017 : 01 June 2017


Alex Rowley (Mid Scotland and Fife) (Lab)

Thank you, Presiding Officer—I am happy if you are happy. This has bee...



Meeting of the Parliament 01 June 2017 : 01 June 2017


Alex Rowley

Clare Adamson highlighted one council where classroom assistants are being taken away. Does she agree that we need to look at having poverty impact assessments of every policy and budget dec...



Meeting of the Parliament 01 June 2017 : 01 June 2017


Alex Rowley

The previous Labour UK Government introduced tax credits and, as a result, more than 1 million children in the UK were lifted out of poverty, including 200,000 in Scotland. The evidence is c...



Meeting of the Parliament 01 June 2017 : 01 June 2017


Alex Rowley (Mid Scotland and Fife) (Lab)

What the cabinet secretary said is, broadly, welcome. The Child Poverty Action Group in Scotland has made the point that, if young couples who live in poverty hav...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-06376.1: Education Governance Next Steps (Liz Smith)
Meeting Date: 28/06/2017
Result - For: 31, Against: 92 Abstain: 0
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S5M-06376.4: Education Governance Next Steps (Iain Gray)
Meeting Date: 28/06/2017
Result - For: 30, Against: 93 Abstain: 0
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S5M-06376.3: Education Governance Next Steps (Ross Greer)
Meeting Date: 28/06/2017
Result - For: 30, Against: 92 Abstain: 0
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S5M-06376: Education Governance Next Steps (John Swinney)
Meeting Date: 28/06/2017
Result - For: 96, Against: 27 Abstain: 0
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SP Bill 2: Railway Policing (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 2
Meeting Date: 27/06/2017
Result - For: 53, Against: 66 Abstain: 0
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SP Bill 2: Railway Policing (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 5
Meeting Date: 27/06/2017
Result - For: 51, Against: 66 Abstain: 0
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SP Bill 2: Railway Policing (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 6
Meeting Date: 27/06/2017
Result - For: 53, Against: 65 Abstain: 0
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SP Bill 2: Railway Policing (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 7
Meeting Date: 27/06/2017
Result - For: 53, Against: 66 Abstain: 0
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S5M-06356: Railway Policing (Scotland) Bill (Humza Yousaf)
Meeting Date: 27/06/2017
Result - For: 68, Against: 53 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
SP Bill 1: Limitation (Childhood Abuse) (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 1
Meeting Date: 22/06/2017
Result - For: 50, Against: 65 Abstain: 0
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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 >>
Motion S5M-04453: Alex Rowley, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 06/03/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-04310: Alex Rowley, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 28/02/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-04285: Alex Rowley, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 27/02/2017 Show Full Motion >>
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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 >>
Question S5W-08139: Alex Rowley, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 15/03/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-08138: Alex Rowley, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 15/03/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-08099: Alex Rowley, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 14/03/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-08097: Alex Rowley, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 14/03/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-08098: Alex Rowley, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 14/03/2017 Show Full Question >>

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