OMIW – Another Week in Parliament

A week may be a long time in politics but 15 minutes has proved how Westminster Parliament treats Scotland. The past week will be remembered as the time, Ian Blackford, the SNP Group Leader at Westminster was banished from the House of Commons Chamber and I, and my fellow SNP MPs, left with him. A dramatic moment and, to most who have contacted me since, an important stateme...
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How can I help as your MP?

 How I Can Help   My job is to represent the people of my constituency; Inverness, Nairn, Badenoch & Strathspey. To find out if you are within the boundaries of my constituency you can enter your post code on this website.I can offer advice and assistance on matters for which the UK Parliament is responsible such as the NHS, pensions, benefits, UK-wide tax...
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Back to Parliament…

The start of the new Parliamentary session has been typically busy - the Government’s cabinet may have changed but, unsurprisingly, the debate around ‘spending priorities’ has not. Just weeks after the UK Government forced a vote to renew the Trident Nuclear missile system - at an eye watering £167 billion - the call to renovate the Westminster Parliament is back on the agen...
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Back to Business

                It’s back to business for the UK Parliament next week and, whilst there may be new Prime Minister at the helm, it is very much business as usual at number ten. Indecision, delays and lacklustre attempts to navigate the UK economy through the chaos created by the last Prime Minister, remain the o...
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Prime Minister should take the lead from the communities of this constituency

Drew responds to Syria Statement "The Prime Minister committing to 20,000 refugees over the parliament term certainly does not go far enough and coupling the refugee crisis in the same statement as ISIS risks against the UK, was ill judged and in poor taste.  His response lacks the leadership shown across Europe and in our communities. "For instance here in my constituency ...
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