24 Apr 2019
The First Minister, Nicola Sturgeon, has announced plans to hold an independence referendum by the end of the current Scottish Parliamentary term.
The First Minister declared that legislation will be brought to Parliament in the near future to set the rules for a poten...
23 Apr 2019
Dundee East MP, Stewart Hosie, and SNP candidate in the North East by-election, Steven Rome, have welcomed the completion of a popular Dundee Decides project in the area.
(Pictured: Stewart Hosie and Steven Rome at the Fithie Burn.)
The £20,000 Dighty, Fithie and Whitfie...
11 Apr 2019
A vote in the House of Commons celebrating 50 years of Trident Nuclear Weapons was passed overwhelmingly yesterday (10th April) after Labour MP’s, including Jeremy Corbyn, abstained.
The motion in the Prime Minister’s name passed 241-33 with only SNP, Green and Plaid Cy...
6 Mar 2019
For Immediate Release
Press Release - MP backs £30,000 in 30 days campaign
Dundee East MP Stewart Hosie has given his backing to Chest Heart and Stroke Scotland's £30,000 in 30 days campaign.
If successful the funds raised would pay for the continuation of their pilot Hol...
5 Mar 2019
Dundee Fibromyalgia comic praised in Parliament
‘Fibromyalgia and us’ a comic published by academics in Dundee has been recognised in Parliament in the form of an Early Day Motion tabled by Stewart Hosie.
The comic, which is part of a series of Public Inform...
26 Feb 2019
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Dundee East MP Stewart Hosie has tabled an Early Day Motion (EDM) in Parliament celebrating Abertay’s 25th year as a University.
Abertay, which received university status on August 17, 1994, will be celebrating their 25th birthday with a ‘changing t...
11 Feb 2019
The UK Government have finally admitted the link between the roll-out of Universal Credit and the significant rise in food bank use in recent years.
The Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, Amber Rudd, made the admission in the House of Commons on Monday after prev...
29 Jan 2019
The Labour Party have come under heavy criticism after the controversial Immigration Bill passed through Parliament.
Last night 78 Labour MP's abstained in the vote leading to an easily avoidable defeat for the opposition.
Labour had initially planned to abstain in the...
23 Jan 2019
At Prime Minister's Questions today Stewart raised the case of Mr Hassan Mirza, A British Citizen who, for the better part of 10 years, has been trying simply to renew his passport.
Despite raising this issue in October with the Prime Minister there has been no detaile...
22 Jan 2019
The scrapping of the settled status fee "doesn't go far enough" according to Dundee MP Stewart Hosie.
The MP who represents Dundee East welcomed the news on social media that the £65 fee for the application to gain settled status was to be scrapped but criticised the UK...