Maurice Golden MSP

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Meeting of the Parliament (Hybrid) 17 September 2020 [Draft] : 17 September 2020


Maurice Golden

No, I am going to make progress. More than...



Meeting of the Parliament (Hybrid) 17 September 2020 [Draft] : 17 September 2020


Maurice Golden

Keith Brown, who during his tenure as minister presided over a disastrous economic strategy for Scotland, has a hard neck to try to lecture me on economics.

Meeting of the Parliament (Hybrid) 17 September 2020 [Draft] : 17 September 2020


Maurice Golden

I take it that I do not have extra time, Presiding Officer.



Meeting of the Parliament (Hybrid) 17 September 2020 [Draft] : 17 September 2020


Maurice Golden

I am going to make progress. I also respect the minister’s and the cab...



Meeting of the Parliament (Hybrid) 17 September 2020 [Draft] : 17 September 2020


Maurice Golden

The minister should understand the wider economic impact and—as I have mentioned—with regard to increasing borrowing, the risk to the overall deficit. Those are t...



Meeting of the Parliament (Hybrid) 17 September 2020 [Draft] : 17 September 2020


Maurice Golden

I am developing the theme. Spending more increases debt, potentially decreases the credit rating of the UK, will increase the cost of borrowing and risk stagflation. However, we need to stop...



Meeting of the Parliament (Hybrid) 17 September 2020 [Draft] : 17 September 2020


Maurice Golden

I thank George Adam for that intervention.



Meeting of the Parliament (Hybrid) 17 September 2020 [Draft] : 17 September 2020


Maurice Golden (West Scotland) (Con)

No one should be under the illusion that we face anything less than a full-blown jobs crisis. The latest figures show that Scotland now has the highest unemployment rate anywhere in the UK. ...



Meeting of the Parliament (Hybrid) 17 September 2020 [Draft] : 17 September 2020


Maurice Golden (West Scotland) (Con)

In recent correspondence, the Scottish Government was unable to confirm whether further support would be available for Glasgow’s Pavilion Theatre. Will the cabine...



Meeting of the Parliament 16 September 2020 [Draft] : 16 September 2020


Maurice Golden

I have been quite clear that I agree that both the UK and Scottish Governments have roles in retaining aviation staff, including looking at the specific issue tha...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-22731.2: Employment Support (Maurice Golden)
Meeting Date: 17/09/2020
Result - For: 29, Against: 88 Abstain: 0
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ForDefeated
S5M-22731: Employment Support (Jamie Hepburn)
Meeting Date: 17/09/2020
Result - For: 89, Against: 28 Abstain: 0
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S5M-22711.3: Sustainable Aviation Beyond COVID-19 (Michael Matheson)
Meeting Date: 16/09/2020
Result - For: 54, Against: 60 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-22711.1: Sustainable Aviation Beyond COVID-19 (Graham Simpson)
Meeting Date: 16/09/2020
Result - For: 29, Against: 86 Abstain: 0
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ForDefeated
S5M-22711.2: Sustainable Aviation Beyond COVID-19 (Patrick Harvie)
Meeting Date: 16/09/2020
Result - For: 6, Against: 109 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-22711: Sustainable Aviation Beyond COVID-19 (Colin Smyth)
Meeting Date: 16/09/2020
Result - For: 54, Against: 61 Abstain: 0
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S5M-22708.2: Migration and Care Workers (Donald Cameron)
Meeting Date: 15/09/2020
Result - For: 29, Against: 86 Abstain: 0
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ForDefeated
S5M-22708.1: Migration and Care Workers (David Stewart)
Meeting Date: 15/09/2020
Result - For: 85, Against: 29 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-22708: Migration and Care Workers (Joe FitzPatrick)
Meeting Date: 15/09/2020
Result - For: 86, Against: 29 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-22636.4: Hate Crime and Public Order (Scotland) Bill (Humza Yousaf)
Meeting Date: 09/09/2020
Result - For: 58, Against: 55 Abstain: 6
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Motion S5M-22731.2: Maurice Golden, West Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 16/09/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-22396.1: Maurice Golden, West Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 11/08/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-22236: Maurice Golden, West Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 07/07/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-22119.2: Maurice Golden, West Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 22/06/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-21776: Maurice Golden, West Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 16/05/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-21729: Maurice Golden, West Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 12/05/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-21568: Maurice Golden, West Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 26/04/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-21415: Maurice Golden, West Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 07/04/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-21384: Maurice Golden, West Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 01/04/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-21274: Maurice Golden, West Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 16/03/2020 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5O-04611: Maurice Golden, West Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 16/09/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-31830: Maurice Golden, West Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 15/09/2020 R Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-31773: Maurice Golden, West Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 11/09/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-31771: Maurice Golden, West Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 11/09/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-31772: Maurice Golden, West Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 11/09/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-31709: Maurice Golden, West Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 09/09/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-31708: Maurice Golden, West Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 09/09/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-04592: Maurice Golden, West Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 09/09/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-31673: Maurice Golden, West Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 08/09/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-31672: Maurice Golden, West Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 08/09/2020 Show Full Question >>

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