Gordon MacDonald MSP

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Economy, Jobs and Fair Work Committee 06 February 2018 [Draft] : 06 February 2018


Gordon MacDonald

On that point, over the past couple of decades we have seen growth in the ratio between the lowest paid people in an organisation and the highest paid. How do you address that issue? You are...



Economy, Jobs and Fair Work Committee 06 February 2018 [Draft] : 06 February 2018


Gordon MacDonald

This point carries on from Jackie Baillie’s question. Laurie, you were talking about inclusive growth and so on. How do we ensure that every section of society benefits when there is economi...



Economy, Jobs and Fair Work Committee 06 February 2018 [Draft] : 06 February 2018


Gordon MacDonald

Were you able to make inquiries to find out why that was the case?



Economy, Jobs and Fair Work Committee 06 February 2018 [Draft] : 06 February 2018


Gordon MacDonald

I am thinking of organisations such as the Scottish Chambers of Commerce and UK Trade & Investment.



Economy, Jobs and Fair Work Committee 06 February 2018 [Draft] : 06 February 2018


Gordon MacDonald (Edinburgh Pentlands) (SNP)

I want to go back to the point about international trade shows. Alison Grieve said that the number of trade shows that SDI attends has possibly dropped. What other agencies are involved in t...



Meeting of the Parliament 01 February 2018 [Draft] : 01 February 2018


Gordon MacDonald (Edinburgh Pentlands) (SNP)

Further to the minister’s answer to my colleague Kate Forbes regarding the post-study work visa, does she agree that the best wa...



Meeting of the Parliament 31 January 2018 [Draft] : 31 January 2018


Gordon MacDonald

In Edinburgh, older tenants with mobility issues are awarded gold priority, which entitles them to a ground-floor property. However, there are not enough homes to...



Meeting of the Parliament 31 January 2018 [Draft] : 31 January 2018


7. Gordon MacDonald (Edinburgh Pentlands) (SNP)

To ask the Scottish Government how it meets the housing demand of older tenants with mobility issues. (S5O-01740)



Economy, Jobs and Fair Work Committee 23 January 2018 [Draft] : 23 January 2018


Gordon MacDonald

Thank you very much.



Economy, Jobs and Fair Work Committee 23 January 2018 [Draft] : 23 January 2018


Gordon MacDonald

You said that the relationship with the EU might influence how the figure for GDP per capita growth will move. What have you built into your forecasts for such th...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-10307.1: Stemming the Plastic Tide: Action to Tackle the Impact of Single-use Plastics on Land and in our Seas (Maurice Golden)
Meeting Date: 07/02/2018
Result - For: 34, Against: 62 Abstain: 26
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AgainstDefeated
SP Bill 8: Domestic Abuse (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 10
Meeting Date: 01/02/2018
Result - For: 90, Against: 29 Abstain: 0
ForCarried
SP Bill 8: Domestic Abuse (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 11
Meeting Date: 01/02/2018
Result - For: 89, Against: 29 Abstain: 0
ForCarried
S5M-10218: Domestic Abuse (Scotland) Bill (Michael Matheson)
Meeting Date: 01/02/2018
Result - For: 118, Against: 1 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-10183.1: Budget (Scotland) (No.2) Bill (Murdo Fraser)
Meeting Date: 31/01/2018
Result - For: 30, Against: 95 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-10183.2: Budget (Scotland) (No.2) Bill (James Kelly)
Meeting Date: 31/01/2018
Result - For: 23, Against: 102 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-10183: Budget (Scotland) (No.2) Bill (Derek Mackay)
Meeting Date: 31/01/2018
Result - For: 69, Against: 56 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-10159: Gender Representation on Public Boards (Scotland) Bill (Angela Constance)
Meeting Date: 30/01/2018
Result - For: 88, Against: 28 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-10072: Offensive Behaviour at Football and Threatening Communications (Repeal) (Scotland) Bill (James Kelly)
Meeting Date: 25/01/2018
Result - For: 65, Against: 61 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-10038.1: Justice (Michael Matheson)
Meeting Date: 24/01/2018
Result - For: 64, Against: 57 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried

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Motion S5M-10396: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 08/02/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-10368: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 07/02/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-10308: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 05/02/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-10340: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 06/02/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-10281: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 02/02/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-10282: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 02/02/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-10259: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 01/02/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-10100: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 24/01/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-09033: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 21/11/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-08816: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 10/11/2017 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5O-01740: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 24/01/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-09759: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 19/06/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-01159: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 12/06/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-00944: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 24/04/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-00834: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 20/03/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-07706: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 03/03/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-00748: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 27/02/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-06310: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 18/01/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-00578: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 09/01/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-00360: Gordon MacDonald, Edinburgh Pentlands, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 07/11/2016 Show Full Question >>

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