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Meeting of the Parliament 23 April 2015 : Thursday, April 23, 2015


Ruth Davidson (Glasgow) (Con)

There has been a rise in unemployment.



Meeting of the Parliament 23 April 2015 : Thursday, April 23, 2015


Ruth Davidson

Those who raised concerns had sound motivations, too, and they were publicly traduced in this chamber by an SNP minister. The First Minister’s problem is that thi...



Meeting of the Parliament 23 April 2015 : Thursday, April 23, 2015


Ruth Davidson

On Tuesday, the Scottish Government finally U-turned on its misguided plan to scrap corroboration. It brought to a close one of the most shameful episodes in this...



Meeting of the Parliament 23 April 2015 : Thursday, April 23, 2015


2. Ruth Davidson (Glasgow) (Con)

I would like to add my condolences and those of my party to the McCabe family. I knew Tom McCabe from the other side of the fence, and interviewed him when I was ...



Meeting of the Parliament 02 April 2015 : Thursday, April 02, 2015


Ruth Davidson

It is no wonder that job creators do not support the SNP’s plans, because they spell double trouble for our country. Between them, the parties to my left are thre...



Meeting of the Parliament 02 April 2015 : Thursday, April 02, 2015


Ruth Davidson

Those policies have delivered 174,000 extra jobs in Scotland and 57,000 fewer jobseekers and have created 38,000 more businesses.



Meeting of the Parliament 02 April 2015 : Thursday, April 02, 2015


Ruth Davidson

That was pretty clear—no businesses have come out for full fiscal autonomy. You do not need a whole front page for that.



Meeting of the Parliament 02 April 2015 : Thursday, April 02, 2015


Ruth Davidson

This week, more than 100 job creators signed a letter saying that the Conservative-led Government has been good for business, good for jobs and good for Britain. ...



Meeting of the Parliament 02 April 2015 : Thursday, April 02, 2015


2. Ruth Davidson (Glasgow) (Con)

To ask the First Minister when she will next meet the Secretary of State for Scotland. (S4F-02715)



Meeting of the Parliament 26 March 2015 : Thursday, March 26, 2015


Ruth Davidson

I have just asked the First Minister a serious question. I am disappointed that she chose to dodge it in the manner in which she did. This is about how we fund ev...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult

S4M-12994 Michael Matheson: Air Weapons and Licensing (Scotland) Bill—That the Parliament agrees to
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AbstainCarried

S4M-12878 Michael Matheson: Prisoners (Control of Release) (Scotland) Bill—That the Parliament agree
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Not VotedCarried

S4M-12857.2 John Swinney: Scotland’s Economy and Finances—As an amendment to motion S4M-12857 in the
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S4M-12857.1 Jackie Baillie: Scotland’s Economy and Finances—As an amendment to motion S4M-12857 in t
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S4M-12857 Gavin Brown: Scotland’s Economy and Finances—That the Parliament notes that the Scottish G
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S4M-12776.4 John Swinney: Supporting Scotland’s Economy—As an amendment to motion S4M-12776 in the n
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S4M-12776.3 Gavin Brown: Supporting Scotland’s Economy—As an amendment to motion S4M-12776 in the na
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S4M-12776.1 Willie Rennie: Supporting Scotland’s Economy—As an amendment to motion S4M-12776 in the
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S4M-12776.2 Patrick Harvie: Supporting Scotland’s Economy—As an amendment to motion S4M-12776 in the
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S4M-12776 Jackie Baillie: Supporting Scotland’s Economy—That the Parliament rejects the UK Governmen
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NoCarried

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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 >>
Motion S4M-08707.1: Ruth Davidson, Glasgow, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 06/01/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-08501: Ruth Davidson, Glasgow, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 03/12/2013 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-07619: Ruth Davidson, Glasgow, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 06/09/2013 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-07499: Ruth Davidson, Glasgow, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 22/08/2013 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-07133: Ruth Davidson, Glasgow, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 25/06/2013 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-06569: Ruth Davidson, Glasgow, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 14/05/2013 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S4F-02754: Ruth Davidson, Glasgow, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 24/04/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4F-02734: Ruth Davidson, Glasgow, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 17/04/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4F-02715: Ruth Davidson, Glasgow, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 30/03/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4F-02701: Ruth Davidson, Glasgow, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 23/03/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4F-02676: Ruth Davidson, Glasgow, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 16/03/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4F-02652: Ruth Davidson, Glasgow, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 09/03/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4F-02631: Ruth Davidson, Glasgow, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 02/03/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4F-02615: Ruth Davidson, Glasgow, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 23/02/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4F-02594: Ruth Davidson, Glasgow, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 16/02/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4F-02576: Ruth Davidson, Glasgow, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 02/02/2015 Show Full Question >>

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