Ruth Davidson MSP

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Ruth Davidson MSP

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

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Parliamentary Activities

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Meeting of the Parliament 26 April 2018 Business until 12:47 : 26 April 2018


Ruth Davidson

The First Minister has talked multiple times about claiming to be reasonable, but the reality that we have seen this week is nationalist MPs on the floor of the H...



Meeting of the Parliament 26 April 2018 Business until 12:47 : 26 April 2018


Ruth Davidson

I am not sure that the First Minister did herself or her argument any favours in saying that this would stop her tackling obesity in Scotland. She is the only Fir...



Meeting of the Parliament 26 April 2018 Business until 12:47 : 26 April 2018


Ruth Davidson

The powers in dispute are powers in areas that the First Minister wants to send directly back to Brussels. If she thinks that she has helped to provide certainty ...



Meeting of the Parliament 26 April 2018 Business until 12:47 : 26 April 2018


1. Ruth Davidson (Edinburgh Central) (Con)

Earlier this week, three of our leading business groups in Scotland said that they are not that concerned about where the powers that will come back to the United Kingdom after Brexit ultima...



Meeting of the Parliament 19 April 2018 [Draft] : 19 April 2018


Ruth Davidson

If the First Minister had bothered to listen to my first question, she would know that the party that I am in charge of has never held any meetings or had any con...



Meeting of the Parliament 19 April 2018 [Draft] : 19 April 2018


Ruth Davidson

Let us get back to questions to the First Minister. Transparency SNP-style is to fling out allegations at opponents, fail to set out your own record, deny that yo...



Meeting of the Parliament 19 April 2018 [Draft] : 19 April 2018


Ruth Davidson

But, First Minister, it was not the UK Conservative Party that was caught out spreading allegations about others—that was all on you.



Meeting of the Parliament 19 April 2018 [Draft] : 19 April 2018


1. Ruth Davidson (Edinburgh Central) (Con)

No representative of the Scottish Conservative Party or consultant who works for it has ever met the disgraced data-harvesting company Cambridge Analytica or its parent company.

Meeting of the Parliament 29 March 2018 : 29 March 2018


Ruth Davidson

I am delighted that the First Minister mentioned the Fraser of Allander institute’s report on the Scottish Government. If the Presiding Officer will permit me the...



Meeting of the Parliament 29 March 2018 : 29 March 2018


Ruth Davidson

Here is where we stand. Scotland is economically underperforming now. The First Minister says that Brexit is to blame, but there is still a year to go. We have ha...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
SP Bill 18: Social Security (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 35
Meeting Date: 25/04/2018
Result - For: 90, Against: 33 Abstain: 0
ForCarried
SP Bill 18: Social Security (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 36
Meeting Date: 25/04/2018
Result - For: 90, Against: 31 Abstain: 0
ForCarried
SP Bill 18: Social Security (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 37
Meeting Date: 25/04/2018
Result - For: 97, Against: 25 Abstain: 0
ForCarried
SP Bill 18: Social Security (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 38
Meeting Date: 25/04/2018
Result - For: 97, Against: 26 Abstain: 0
ForCarried
SP Bill 18: Social Security (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 39
Meeting Date: 25/04/2018
Result - For: 97, Against: 26 Abstain: 0
ForCarried
SP Bill 18: Social Security (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 42
Meeting Date: 25/04/2018
Result - For: 96, Against: 26 Abstain: 0
ForCarried
SP Bill 18: Social Security (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 137
Meeting Date: 25/04/2018
Result - For: 32, Against: 91 Abstain: 0
AgainstDefeated
SP Bill 18: Social Security (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 138
Meeting Date: 25/04/2018
Result - For: 26, Against: 97 Abstain: 0
AgainstDefeated
SP Bill 18: Social Security (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 142
Meeting Date: 25/04/2018
Result - For: 26, Against: 96 Abstain: 0
AgainstDefeated
SP Bill 18: Social Security (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 143
Meeting Date: 25/04/2018
Result - For: 26, Against: 96 Abstain: 0
AgainstDefeated

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Motion S5M-11775: Ruth Davidson, Edinburgh Central, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 20/04/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-10992: Ruth Davidson, Edinburgh Central, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 13/03/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-10285.2: Ruth Davidson, Edinburgh Central, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 05/02/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-07923: Ruth Davidson, Edinburgh Central, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 26/09/2017 Show Full Motion >>
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 >>
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Question S5F-02256: Ruth Davidson, Edinburgh Central, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 19/04/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5F-02216: Ruth Davidson, Edinburgh Central, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 05/04/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5F-02184: Ruth Davidson, Edinburgh Central, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 22/03/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5F-02159: Ruth Davidson, Edinburgh Central, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 15/03/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5F-02134: Ruth Davidson, Edinburgh Central, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 09/03/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5F-02110: Ruth Davidson, Edinburgh Central, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 05/03/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5F-02076: Ruth Davidson, Edinburgh Central, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 22/02/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5F-02054: Ruth Davidson, Edinburgh Central, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 19/02/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5F-02018: Ruth Davidson, Edinburgh Central, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 01/02/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5F-01982: Ruth Davidson, Edinburgh Central, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 26/01/2018 Show Full Question >>

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