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No-deal Brexit could see Glasgow South lose 400 jobs, study shows

Stewart McDonald, MP for Glasgow South, has said data showing Glasgow South could lose nearly 400 jobs if the UK leaves the EU without a deal is “frightening”, and called on the UK Government to rule out a no deal Brexit.

Brexit survey - Glasgow South constituency

Stewart McDonald MP hasreleased a survey for constituents of Glasgow South asking them to have their say on Brexit and the draft withdrawal agreement.

Debate on the Sewel Convention

Scottish Parliament

Stewart McDonald MP said the UK Government must do more to speak up for the people of Scotland, and protect the Scottish Parliament.

MP pledges support to campaign to #KeepErasmusPlus

Stewart McDonald MP has supported a campaign launched by youth and third sector organisations across the United Kingdom to keep ErasmusPlus, a vital European exchange programme which has benefited over half a million people.

UK Government must protect Scotland's interests in Brexit

Stewart McDonald MP asked the Scottish Secretary, David Mundell, what red lines he had presented to the UK Government to ensure Scotland's interests were protected during the Brexit process.

Prime Minister wrong to charge EU nationals to settle post-Brexit

During the latest Brexit statement from Prime Minister Theresa May, Stewart McDonald MP criticised the decision to charge over three million EU nationals £70 to settle their status post-Brexit.

Great Repeal Bill may need Scottish Parliament's consent

During a debate on the Queen's Speech, Stewart McDonald MP asked if the Great Repeal Bill, overturning the 1972 Act which took Britain into the European Economic Community, would require a legislative consent motion in Holyrood. The Prime Minister said it was a "possibility".

Prime Minister must reflect on Scottish Government's attempts to compromise on Brexit

During the a statement on the latest European Council meeting, Stewart McDonald MP asked the Prime Minister if she regretted the way she handled the compromises sought by the Scottish Government on Brexit.

Brexit cannot come at the expense of EU nationals living in UK

Following the Prime Minister's statement on Brexit, Stewart McDonald MP called on the UK Government to guarantee to rights of EU nationals and asked what barriers needed to be overcome to do this. Secretary of State for Exiting the EU, David Davis, said all EU member states had to agree.

Bill to stop Brexiters’ undemocratic fast-track trade deals

Stewart McDonald MP has backed the UK International Trade and Investment (Ratification) Bill presented today to stop UK trade deals being fast tracked without parliamentary approval.

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