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About Stewart McDonald

About Stewart McDonald

stewart mcdonaldStewart McDonald is the Scottish National Party Member of Parliament for Glasgow South.

Stewart was first elected on May 7 2015, and was re-elected to Parliament as a result of the General Elections in 2017 and 2019.

Stewart was the SNP's Defence Spokesperson at Westminster between 2017-22 and also served on the Foreign Affairs Select Committee between 2019-22.

His other interests in parliament include fair work, human rights, combating disinformation and LGBTI equality.

In March 2018, Stewart brought forward a Bill to Parliament aiming to ban unpaid work trials. He continues to campaign on the issue after it was talked out.

The UK Parliament deals with issues such as welfare, immigration, defence and foreign affairs, while issues such as housing, health and education are devolved to the Scottish Parliament.

If you’re unsure whether or not Stewart represents you or if you want to find out who your MSPs are, you can check whether he is your MP here.

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