Ruth Davidson MSP

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  • Member for: Edinburgh Central
  • Region: Lothian
  • Party: Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party

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Meeting of the Parliament 22 June 2017 [Draft] : 22 June 2017


Ruth Davidson

With that inability to answer the question, everyone in the chamber can assume that the answer is yes, everyone in the press gallery can assume that the answer is...



Meeting of the Parliament 22 June 2017 [Draft] : 22 June 2017


Ruth Davidson

Now we know why Fergus Ewing dodged the question yesterday, and now we know why the First Minister is waffling about it today. She is refusing to answer a questio...



Meeting of the Parliament 22 June 2017 [Draft] : 22 June 2017


Ruth Davidson

That was not quite an answer to the question that I asked, so let me be a little bit more specific in the question that I put to the First Minister. As the First ...



Meeting of the Parliament 22 June 2017 [Draft] : 22 June 2017


Ruth Davidson

Can the First Minister confirm whether the Scottish Government has in recent weeks made contact with the European Commission over delays to this year’s farm payme...



Meeting of the Parliament 22 June 2017 [Draft] : 22 June 2017


1. Ruth Davidson (Edinburgh Central) (Con)

To ask the First Minister what engagements she has planned for the rest of the day. (S5F-01410)



Meeting of the Parliament 15 June 2017 [Draft] : 15 June 2017


Ruth Davidson

Given that she will not even talk to her own Cabinet members about it, I thought that it would be nice for them to hear what the...



Meeting of the Parliament 15 June 2017 [Draft] : 15 June 2017


Ruth Davidson

I make no apologies for raising the First Minister’s referendum threat today, given—[



Meeting of the Parliament 15 June 2017 [Draft] : 15 June 2017


Ruth Davidson

Some of the First Minister’s colleagues, such as Alex Neil, understand it. He says that we should recognise that indyref 2 is not going to happen in this session of the Scottish Parliament. ...



Meeting of the Parliament 15 June 2017 [Draft] : 15 June 2017


Ruth Davidson

It is the same every single time. You ask her for her referendum plan and she hides behind her Brexit bogeyman. It happens every single time.



Meeting of the Parliament 15 June 2017 [Draft] : 15 June 2017


Ruth Davidson

Nicola Sturgeon talks about having Scotland’s national interest at heart, but Thursday’s election was not the only test of public opinion in the last week. Today,...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
SP Bill 1: Limitation (Childhood Abuse) (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 1
Meeting Date: 22/06/2017
Result - For: 50, Against: 65 Abstain: 0
Not VotedDefeated
S5M-06201: Limitation (Childhood Abuse) (Scotland) Bill (Annabelle Ewing)
Meeting Date: 22/06/2017
Result - For: 115, Against: 0 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedCarried
S5M-06186.4: Agriculture (Fergus Ewing)
Meeting Date: 21/06/2017
Result - For: 61, Against: 57 Abstain: 6
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AgainstCarried
S5M-06186.1: Agriculture (Rhoda Grant)
Meeting Date: 21/06/2017
Result - For: 57, Against: 61 Abstain: 6
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ForDefeated
S5M-06186: Agriculture (Peter Chapman)
Meeting Date: 21/06/2017
Result - For: 80, Against: 36 Abstain: 8
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AgainstCarried
S5M-06257: Approval of SSI (Joe FitzPatrick)
Meeting Date: 21/06/2017
Result - For: 86, Against: 29 Abstain: 9
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ForCarried
SP Bill 3: Air Departure Tax (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 1A
Meeting Date: 20/06/2017
Result - For: 29, Against: 86 Abstain: 0
AgainstDefeated
SP Bill 3: Air Departure Tax (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 1B
Meeting Date: 20/06/2017
Result - For: 30, Against: 85 Abstain: 0
AgainstDefeated
SP Bill 3: Air Departure Tax (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 1C
Meeting Date: 20/06/2017
Result - For: 30, Against: 87 Abstain: 0
AgainstDefeated
S5M-06164: Air Departure Tax (Scotland) Bill (Derek Mackay)
Meeting Date: 20/06/2017
Result - For: 108, Against: 11 Abstain: 0
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Motion S5M-05282.4: Ruth Davidson, Edinburgh Central, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 24/04/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-04710.2: Ruth Davidson, Edinburgh Central, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 20/03/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-03173: Ruth Davidson, Edinburgh Central, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 15/12/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-01655: Ruth Davidson, Edinburgh Central, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 23/09/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-00601.1: Ruth Davidson, Edinburgh Central, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 27/06/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-13309: Ruth Davidson, Glasgow, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 28/05/2015 R Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-11863: Ruth Davidson, Glasgow, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 10/12/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-11830: Ruth Davidson, Glasgow, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 08/12/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-10843.1.2: Ruth Davidson, Glasgow, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 20/08/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-10154: Ruth Davidson, Glasgow, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 28/05/2014 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5F-01410: Ruth Davidson, Edinburgh Central, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 16/06/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5F-01381: Ruth Davidson, Edinburgh Central, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 12/06/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5F-01353: Ruth Davidson, Edinburgh Central, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 04/06/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5F-01331: Ruth Davidson, Edinburgh Central, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 29/05/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5F-01301: Ruth Davidson, Edinburgh Central, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 22/05/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5F-01271: Ruth Davidson, Edinburgh Central, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 15/05/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5F-01239: Ruth Davidson, Edinburgh Central, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 07/05/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5F-01217: Ruth Davidson, Edinburgh Central, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 28/04/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5F-01184: Ruth Davidson, Edinburgh Central, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 24/04/2017 Show Full Question >>
Question S5F-01149: Ruth Davidson, Edinburgh Central, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 14/04/2017 Show Full Question >>

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