Alex Neil MSP

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Alex Neil MSP

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  • Member for: Airdrie and Shotts
  • Region: Central Scotland
  • Party: Scottish National Party

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Parliamentary Activities

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Meeting of the Parliament 25 March 2015 : Wednesday, March 25, 2015


Alex Neil

Fiscal independence gives us the chance to build up Scotland and the Scottish economy for the future. 17:20  



Meeting of the Parliament 25 March 2015 : Wednesday, March 25, 2015


Alex Neil

We could save that money by scrapping the plan to have a successor to Trident on the Clyde. That is an example of how to use fiscal independence for the benefit o...



Meeting of the Parliament 25 March 2015 : Wednesday, March 25, 2015


Alex Neil

Absolutely. Let me give just one example of how, if we were in charge of our own money, we could save £10 billion over the next few years to redirect to good soci...



Meeting of the Parliament 25 March 2015 : Wednesday, March 25, 2015


Alex Neil

After the Tory budget, Ed Balls told us that there was nothing in it that he would reverse.



Meeting of the Parliament 25 March 2015 : Wednesday, March 25, 2015


Alex Neil

Members will notice that no Labour member is getting up on their feet to defend that.



Meeting of the Parliament 25 March 2015 : Wednesday, March 25, 2015


Alex Neil

The millions of pounds that were spent on lawyers’ fees in order to do in the chances of women getting equal pay is an utter disgrace. [Interruption.] ...



Meeting of the Parliament 25 March 2015 : Wednesday, March 25, 2015


Alex Neil

The Government has pursued much more progressive policies than the Labour Party—very often against the opposition of that party. We need only look at yesterday’s ...



Meeting of the Parliament 25 March 2015 : Wednesday, March 25, 2015


Alex Neil

I will give way in a minute. We should loo...



Meeting of the Parliament 25 March 2015 : Wednesday, March 25, 2015


Alex Neil

Actually, the French did not follow that strategy; they did not have an investment-led growth strategy and they did not pursue the World Bank’s suggested way of d...



Meeting of the Parliament 25 March 2015 : Wednesday, March 25, 2015


Alex Neil

If we had pursued redistributive policies at UK level along with an investment plan over the past five years, the deficit would already be much lower, the level of employment and the quality...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult

S4M-12994 Michael Matheson: Air Weapons and Licensing (Scotland) Bill—That the Parliament agrees to
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Not VotedCarried

S4M-12878 Michael Matheson: Prisoners (Control of Release) (Scotland) Bill—That the Parliament agree
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YesCarried

S4M-12857.2 John Swinney: Scotland’s Economy and Finances—As an amendment to motion S4M-12857 in the
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YesCarried

S4M-12857.1 Jackie Baillie: Scotland’s Economy and Finances—As an amendment to motion S4M-12857 in t
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NoDefeated

S4M-12857 Gavin Brown: Scotland’s Economy and Finances—That the Parliament notes that the Scottish G
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YesCarried

S4M-12776.4 John Swinney: Supporting Scotland’s Economy—As an amendment to motion S4M-12776 in the n
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YesCarried

S4M-12776.3 Gavin Brown: Supporting Scotland’s Economy—As an amendment to motion S4M-12776 in the na
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NoDefeated

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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NoDefeated

S4M-12776 Jackie Baillie: Supporting Scotland’s Economy—That the Parliament rejects the UK Governmen
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YesCarried

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EventIdTypeSub TypeMSP NameParty NameConstituencyRegionTitleItemTextFormattedAnswer DateAnswerStatusIdExpectedAnswerDateAnsweredByMspApprovedDateSubmissionDateMeetingDateProductionStatusIdRecordStatusIdStatus DateOnBehalfOfConsideredForMembersBusinessCrossPartySupportRegisteredInterestSupportCountSupportDateIsEventLinkCurrentMinister
Motion S4M-12677.2: Alex Neil, Airdrie and Shotts, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 17/03/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12241: Alex Neil, Airdrie and Shotts, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 03/02/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12227: Alex Neil, Airdrie and Shotts, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 02/02/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12095: Alex Neil, Airdrie and Shotts, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 19/01/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-11641: Alex Neil, Airdrie and Shotts, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 20/11/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-11570: Alex Neil, Airdrie and Shotts, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 17/11/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-11569: Alex Neil, Airdrie and Shotts, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 17/11/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-11459: Alex Neil, Airdrie and Shotts, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 06/11/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-11458: Alex Neil, Airdrie and Shotts, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 06/11/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-11457: Alex Neil, Airdrie and Shotts, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 06/11/2014 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S3W-20481: Alex Neil, Central Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 03/02/2009 Show Full Question >>
Question S3W-20180: Alex Neil, Central Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 26/01/2009 Show Full Question >>
Question S3W-20020: Alex Neil, Central Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 21/01/2009 Show Full Question >>
Question S3W-19295: Alex Neil, Central Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 22/12/2008 Show Full Question >>
Question S3W-19297: Alex Neil, Central Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 22/12/2008 Show Full Question >>
Question S3W-19296: Alex Neil, Central Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 22/12/2008 Show Full Question >>
Question S3W-19293: Alex Neil, Central Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 22/12/2008 Show Full Question >>
Question S3W-19294: Alex Neil, Central Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 22/12/2008 Show Full Question >>
Question S3W-19298: Alex Neil, Central Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 22/12/2008 Show Full Question >>
Question S3W-19299: Alex Neil, Central Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 22/12/2008 Show Full Question >>

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