John Swinney MSP

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  • Member for: Perthshire North
  • Region: Mid Scotland and Fife
  • Party: Scottish National Party

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Meeting of the Parliament 02 September 2015 Business until 14:53 : Wednesday, September 02, 2015


The Deputy First Minister and Cabinet Secretary for Finance, Constitution and Economy (John Swinney)

On the legislative proposals relating to the Scottish Fiscal Commission, can Mr Chisholm confirm whether he believes that there are any circumstances in which it ...



Meeting of the Parliament 01 September 2015 [Draft] : Tuesday, September 01, 2015


The Deputy First Minister and Cabinet Secretary for Finance, Constitution and Economy (John Swinney)

What functions does Kezia Dugdale believe the Scottish Fiscal Commission will undertake if it does not undertake independent scrutiny of the Government’s financial actions and projections?

Meeting of the Parliament 01 September 2015 [Draft] : Tuesday, September 01, 2015


John Swinney

The issue that the people of Argyll and Bute raised with me was digital connectivity. Would it not be better if we spent £500 million on that, on ferry infrastruc...



Meeting of the Parliament 01 September 2015 [Draft] : Tuesday, September 01, 2015


John Swinney

I have spent a good proportion of the summer in Argyll and Bute, both on my personal holidays and on Government business.



Meeting of the Parliament 01 September 2015 [Draft] : Tuesday, September 01, 2015


John Swinney

I think that Mr McGrigor is utterly out of touch with the people of Argyll and Bute.



Meeting of the Parliament 01 September 2015 [Draft] : Tuesday, September 01, 2015


John Swinney

I might have known that Gordon Brown would be responsible for all this. He seems to be responsible for everything disastrous that has happened around us over many...



Meeting of the Parliament 01 September 2015 [Draft] : Tuesday, September 01, 2015


John Swinney

I agree with Sandra White’s point about the United Kingdom Government’s wrong priorities, given the pressure on the public finances and the fact that conventional...



Meeting of the Parliament 01 September 2015 [Draft] : Tuesday, September 01, 2015


John Swinney

It is beyond doubt that the decision that the chancellor announced yesterday completely ignores the question of respect for the Scottish Parliament and the Scotti...



Meeting of the Parliament 01 September 2015 [Draft] : Tuesday, September 01, 2015


John Swinney

I agree with the approach and the line of argument advanced by Alison Johnstone. There is a long-term role for Faslane as a conventional naval base. It has always...



Meeting of the Parliament 01 September 2015 [Draft] : Tuesday, September 01, 2015


The Deputy First Minister and Cabinet Secretary for Finance, Constitution and Economy (John Swinney)

The United Kingdom Government is implementing swingeing cuts to both public services and the benefits received by the most vulnerable in society. The chancellor’s...

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Amendment 1 moved by Alex Fergusson on motion S4M-13606 Michael Matheson: Air Weapons and Licensing
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Amendment 5 moved by Patrick Harvie on motion S4M-13606 Michael Matheson: Air Weapons and Licensing
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Motion S4M-13938: John Swinney, Perthshire North, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 13/08/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-13529: John Swinney, Perthshire North, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 16/06/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-13338: John Swinney, Perthshire North, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 01/06/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-13285: John Swinney, Perthshire North, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 26/05/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-13146: John Swinney, Perthshire North, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 13/05/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-13127: John Swinney, Perthshire North, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 12/05/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-13108: John Swinney, Perthshire North, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 11/05/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-13101: John Swinney, Perthshire North, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 06/05/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-13052: John Swinney, Perthshire North, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 29/04/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12890: John Swinney, Perthshire North, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 01/04/2015 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S2O-12498: John Swinney, North Tayside, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 21/03/2007 Show Full Question >>
Question S2W-31491: John Swinney, North Tayside, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 29/01/2007 Show Full Question >>
Question S2W-31492: John Swinney, North Tayside, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 29/01/2007 Show Full Question >>
Question S2W-31428: John Swinney, North Tayside, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 26/01/2007 Show Full Question >>
Question S2W-31427: John Swinney, North Tayside, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 26/01/2007 Show Full Question >>
Question S2W-31403: John Swinney, North Tayside, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 25/01/2007 Show Full Question >>
Question S2W-31400: John Swinney, North Tayside, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 25/01/2007 Show Full Question >>
Question S2W-31399: John Swinney, North Tayside, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 25/01/2007 Show Full Question >>
Question S2W-31401: John Swinney, North Tayside, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 25/01/2007 Show Full Question >>
Question S2W-31402: John Swinney, North Tayside, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 25/01/2007 Show Full Question >>

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