Willie Rennie MSP

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Meeting of the Parliament 21 May 2015 : Thursday, May 21, 2015


Willie Rennie

I am disappointed that the First Minister will not accept the idea, because in England the pupil premium has closed the gap in attainment for primary school child...



Meeting of the Parliament 21 May 2015 : Thursday, May 21, 2015


Willie Rennie

I am pleased that the First Minister accepts that attainment in literacy and numeracy is falling in Scotland on her watch, but it is the responsibility of everyon...



Meeting of the Parliament 21 May 2015 : Thursday, May 21, 2015


3. Willie Rennie (Mid Scotland and Fife) (LD)

To ask the First Minister what issues will be discussed at the next meeting of the Cabinet. (S4F-02799)



Meeting of the Parliament 20 May 2015 : Wednesday, May 20, 2015


Willie Rennie

I do not disagree. However, what so often happens in education and economy debates in this Parliament is that we look to something else that is a bit beyond our r...



Meeting of the Parliament 20 May 2015 : Wednesday, May 20, 2015


Willie Rennie

It is pretty well known that my views on that are on the record. It is disappointing that, when faced with a serious question about people from deprived backgroun...



Meeting of the Parliament 20 May 2015 : Wednesday, May 20, 2015


Willie Rennie

I was intrigued by Stewart Stevenson’s remarks. He talked about finding common cause across the chamber to get the whole picture. The Government has had eight yea...



Meeting of the Parliament 20 May 2015 : Wednesday, May 20, 2015


Willie Rennie

I am sorry, but I am in my last minute. Nearly two centuries ago, an A...



Meeting of the Parliament 20 May 2015 : Wednesday, May 20, 2015


Willie Rennie (Mid Scotland and Fife) (LD)

Throughout the United Kingdom, unemployment has fallen and hundreds of thousands of jobs have been created. Wages are outstripping inflation and growth rates in t...



Meeting of the Parliament 13 May 2015 : Wednesday, May 13, 2015


Willie Rennie

SNP members do not like it. When will the ...



Meeting of the Parliament 13 May 2015 : Wednesday, May 13, 2015


Willie Rennie (Mid Scotland and Fife) (LD)

I congratulate Nicola Sturgeon on her party’s election victory last week. It was a hard result for us. We have lessons to learn, and we are absolutely determined ...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult

S4M-13246.2 Iain Gray: Equity and Excellence in Education—As an amendment to motion S4M-13246 in the
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AbstainDefeated

S4M-13246.1 Liz Smith: Equity and Excellence in Education—As an amendment to motion S4M-13246 in the
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NoDefeated

S4M-13246.3 Liam McArthur: Equity and Excellence in Education—As an amendment to motion S4M-13246 in
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YesDefeated

S4M-13246 Angela Constance: Equity and Excellence in Education—That the Parliament agrees that there
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YesCarried

S4M-13203.3 Angela Constance: The Future of Scotland’s Economy—As an amendment to motion S4M-13203 i
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NoCarried

S4M-13203 Jackie Baillie: The Future of Scotland’s Economy—That the Parliament agrees that reducing
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NoCarried

4M-13134.1 Jamie McGrigor: Circular Economy (Waste Management)—As an amendment to motion S4M-13134 i
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S4M-13112.2 Mary Scanlon: Scottish Apprenticeship Week—As an amendment to motion S4M-13112 in the na
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S4M-13007 Christina McKelvie on behalf of the European and External Relations Committee: 2nd Report,
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S4M-13023.1 Siobhan McMahon: Scotland’s Future Employability Services—As an amendment to motion S4M-
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Not VotedCarried

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Motion S4M-13203.2: Willie Rennie, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 19/05/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12776.1: Willie Rennie, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 24/03/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12591.1: Willie Rennie, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 10/03/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12521.3: Willie Rennie, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 04/03/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12491: Willie Rennie, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 02/03/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12447: Willie Rennie, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 26/02/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12382.2: Willie Rennie, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 23/02/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12095.1: Willie Rennie, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 19/01/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-11993.1: Willie Rennie, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 07/01/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-11925: Willie Rennie, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 16/12/2014 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S4F-02814: Willie Rennie, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 21/05/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4F-02799: Willie Rennie, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 14/05/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4F-02770: Willie Rennie, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 30/04/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4F-02753: Willie Rennie, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 23/04/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4F-02713: Willie Rennie, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 26/03/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4F-02697: Willie Rennie, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 23/03/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-24819: Willie Rennie, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 10/03/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-24818: Willie Rennie, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 10/03/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-24817: Willie Rennie, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 10/03/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-24816: Willie Rennie, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 10/03/2015 Show Full Question >>

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