Rhoda Grant MSP

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Rhoda Grant MSP

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  • Member for: Highlands and Islands
  • Party: Scottish Labour

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Parliamentary Activities

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Meeting of the Parliament 16 January 2019 [Draft] : 16 January 2019


Rhoda Grant (Highlands and Islands) (Lab)

I congratulate Gail Ross on securing the debate. I also want to express my support for Highlands and Islands Enterprise surveying young people. That is a benefit ...



Meeting of the Parliament 16 January 2019 [Draft] : 16 January 2019


Rhoda Grant

We need to retain the benefits of industry within our communities, and we need to work with them. That is the way to build our economy and lift people out of poverty. We need an economy that...



Meeting of the Parliament 16 January 2019 [Draft] : 16 January 2019


Rhoda Grant

That fell short of the apology that we were looking for.



Meeting of the Parliament 16 January 2019 [Draft] : 16 January 2019


Rhoda Grant

Maybe the minister will address that very comment.



Meeting of the Parliament 16 January 2019 [Draft] : 16 January 2019


Rhoda Grant

I absolutely agree with that. It is disgusting that the minister—



Meeting of the Parliament 16 January 2019 [Draft] : 16 January 2019


Rhoda Grant

I will come to that. First, I want to point out to the Government that its policies are wrecking the Scottish economy. The cuts that the Government has imposed on councils have led to huge j...



Meeting of the Parliament 16 January 2019 [Draft] : 16 January 2019


Rhoda Grant (Highlands and Islands) (Lab)

We have brought the debate to Parliament today in the shadow of company closures and huge job losses. The statistics are frightening, and they all represent people’s lives and futures. For a...



Meeting of the Parliament 16 January 2019 [Draft] : 16 January 2019


Rhoda Grant (Highlands and Islands) (Lab)

We all know that the main priority for people in food poverty is to feed their families and not to fill in consultation forms—that becomes a secondary concern for...



Meeting of the Parliament 10 January 2019 : 10 January 2019


Rhoda Grant (Highlands and Islands) (Lab)

Our crofters and farmers have been looking for an indication of the direction of travel on agricultural support post-Brexit for some time, and I hope that today will bring some clarity.

Meeting of the Parliament 09 January 2019 [Draft] : 09 January 2019


Rhoda Grant (Highlands and Islands) (Lab)

The debate has highlighted the potential of the life sciences sector, in which Scotland is a world leader. As Richard Leonard said, this morning we visited the Ro...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-15390.3: Scotland’s Future Economy (Derek Mackay)
Meeting Date: 16/01/2019
Result - For: 70, Against: 47 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-15390.1: Scotland’s Future Economy (Dean Lockhart)
Meeting Date: 16/01/2019
Result - For: 28, Against: 88 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-15390: Scotland’s Future Economy (Richard Leonard)
Meeting Date: 16/01/2019
Result - For: 70, Against: 47 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-15380.3: Securing a Just Transition to a Carbon-neutral Economy (Claudia Beamish)
Meeting Date: 15/01/2019
Result - For: 85, Against: 29 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-15380.1: Securing a Just Transition to a Carbon-neutral Economy (Mark Ruskell)
Meeting Date: 15/01/2019
Result - For: 6, Against: 107 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-15380: Securing a Just Transition to a Carbon-neutral Economy (Roseanna Cunningham)
Meeting Date: 15/01/2019
Result - For: 86, Against: 0 Abstain: 28
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ForCarried
S5M-15279.3: Future Rural Policy and Support in Scotland (Donald Cameron)
Meeting Date: 10/01/2019
Result - For: 27, Against: 89 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-15279.2: Future Rural Policy and Support in Scotland (Rhoda Grant)
Meeting Date: 10/01/2019
Result - For: 51, Against: 65 Abstain: 0
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ForDefeated
S5M-15279.1: Future Rural Policy and Support in Scotland (Mark Ruskell)
Meeting Date: 10/01/2019
Result - For: 24, Against: 92 Abstain: 0
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ForDefeated
S5M-15279: Future Rural Policy and Support in Scotland (Fergus Ewing)
Meeting Date: 10/01/2019
Result - For: 83, Against: 27 Abstain: 6
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ForCarried

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Motion S5M-15422: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 15/01/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-15279.2: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 09/01/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-15096.1: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 10/12/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14858: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 21/11/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14823: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 19/11/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14757: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 14/11/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14652: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 06/11/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14423: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 23/10/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14359: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 17/10/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14298: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 11/10/2018 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5W-20998: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 15/01/2019 R Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-20631: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 17/12/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5T-01369: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 29/11/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02651: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 27/11/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-20076: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 21/11/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-20047: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 20/11/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-20044: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 19/11/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-20033: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 19/11/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-20030: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 19/11/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-20034: Rhoda Grant, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 19/11/2018 Show Full Question >>

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