Neil Findlay MSP

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Meeting of the Parliament 04 October 2018 : 04 October 2018


Neil Findlay

How is it that those other policies that I mentioned help but an increase in child benefit would not?



Meeting of the Parliament 04 October 2018 : 04 October 2018


Neil Findlay

I ask the cabinet secretary to answer a very direct question. Why is it that the policies on the baby box, the bus pass and tuition fees help people out of povert...



Meeting of the Parliament 04 October 2018 : 04 October 2018


Neil Findlay (Lothian) (Lab)

I thank Elaine Smith for securing the debate. People have mentioned the million people who cannot afford the basics to live a decent life. If that does not make m...



Meeting of the Parliament 04 October 2018 : 04 October 2018


Neil Findlay (Lothian) (Lab)

I am sure that every one of the groups that the member has spoken to in his region over the past week or so has told him that the introduction of universal credit and the benefits cuts are k...



Meeting of the Parliament 03 October 2018 [Draft] : 03 October 2018


Neil Findlay (Lothian) (Lab)

During my time teaching in schools, literacy levels were greatly improved by the work of very skilled classroom assistants and teachers who had time to spend with...



Meeting of the Parliament 27 September 2018 [Draft] : 27 September 2018


Neil Findlay (Lothian) (Lab)

The case of the Mackenzie family is not a one-off—far from it.



Meeting of the Parliament 27 September 2018 [Draft] : 27 September 2018


Neil Findlay (Lothian) (Lab)

Good. Did you learn anything?



Meeting of the Parliament 20 September 2018 [Draft] : 20 September 2018


Neil Findlay

Will the minister give way?



Meeting of the Parliament 20 September 2018 [Draft] : 20 September 2018


Neil Findlay

In response to James Dornan’s point, I said that we welcome that drop—absolutely. Of course, anybody who lives in a community where there is violence welcomes the fact that things are happen...



Meeting of the Parliament 20 September 2018 [Draft] : 20 September 2018


Neil Findlay

Yes, well—get it out the way quickly.

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-14059.2: Scotland’s Role in the Development of Future UK Trade Arrangements (Adam Tomkins)
Meeting Date: 25/09/2018
Result - For: 29, Against: 84 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedDefeated
S5M-14059: Scotland’s Role in the Development of Future UK Trade Arrangements (Ivan McKee)
Meeting Date: 25/09/2018
Result - For: 84, Against: 0 Abstain: 29
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Not VotedCarried
S5M-13995.1: Violence Reduction in Scotland, Progress and Future Priorities (Liam Kerr)
Meeting Date: 20/09/2018
Result - For: 27, Against: 86 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-13995: Violence Reduction in Scotland, Progress and Future Priorities (Humza Yousaf)
Meeting Date: 20/09/2018
Result - For: 86, Against: 0 Abstain: 26
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ForCarried
S5M-13945.1: Primary 1 Tests (John Swinney)
Meeting Date: 19/09/2018
Result - For: 61, Against: 63 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-13945: Primary 1 Tests (Liz Smith)
Meeting Date: 19/09/2018
Result - For: 63, Against: 61 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-13876.1: Celebrating Scotland’s Food and Drink Success Story (Donald Cameron)
Meeting Date: 13/09/2018
Result - For: 62, Against: 58 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-13876.2: Celebrating Scotland’s Food and Drink Success Story (Mike Rumbles)
Meeting Date: 13/09/2018
Result - For: 117, Against: 0 Abstain: 2
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ForCarried
S5M-13876: Celebrating Scotland’s Food and Drink Success Story (Fergus Ewing)
Meeting Date: 13/09/2018
Result - For: 62, Against: 0 Abstain: 58
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ForCarried
S5M-13813.2: The Social Enterprise World Forum 2018 (Monica Lennon)
Meeting Date: 11/09/2018
Result - For: 88, Against: 29 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried

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Motion S5M-14379: Neil Findlay, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 18/10/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14360: Neil Findlay, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 17/10/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14332: Neil Findlay, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 15/10/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14334: Neil Findlay, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 15/10/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14333: Neil Findlay, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 15/10/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14324: Neil Findlay, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 15/10/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14222: Neil Findlay, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 04/10/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14214: Neil Findlay, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 03/10/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14217: Neil Findlay, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 03/10/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14216: Neil Findlay, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 03/10/2018 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5W-19389: Neil Findlay, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 15/10/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-19288: Neil Findlay, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 08/10/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-19286: Neil Findlay, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 08/10/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-19284: Neil Findlay, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 08/10/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-19098: Neil Findlay, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 27/09/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02437: Neil Findlay, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 24/09/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-18892: Neil Findlay, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 18/09/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-18879: Neil Findlay, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 18/09/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-18880: Neil Findlay, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 18/09/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-18867: Neil Findlay, Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 18/09/2018 Show Full Question >>

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