Danny Alexander MP Inverness, Nairn, Badenoch and Strathspey, Liberal Democrat, Chief Secretary to the Treasury


Danny Alexander

Most spoken phrases

Last updated 3rd Jun 2009

  1. Israeli settlements
  2. Northcote Road shops
  3. Dangerous dogs petition
  4. Clapham Junction tube
  5. Heathrow expansion
  6. Health services
  7. Fly tipping

This information is based on the most frequently spoken phrases by this representative.


  • Born:

  • Positions

    Liberal Democrat: Spokesperson for Work and Pensions, especially disabled people 2005-07; Whip 2006-07; Shadow Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster (Spokesperson for Social Exclusion) 2007; Shadow Secretary of State for Work and Pensions 2007-08; Secretary of State for Scotland (and providing ministerial support to Deputy Prime Minister) 2010; Chief Secretary to the Treasury 2010-.
  • Electoral history

    Member for Inverness, Nairn, Badenoch and Strathspey since 5 May 2005 general election.
  • Political interests

    Highlands and Islands issues, housing, economic policy, Europe, pensions, social security.
  • Party groups

    Chief of Staff to Nick Clegg as Leader of the Liberal Democrats 2007-10; Chair, Manifesto Group 2007-10; General Election Spokesperson for Treasury 2015-.

Election record for Inverness, Nairn, Badenoch and Strathspey, 05 Jun 2010

Party Percentage of votes
Liberal Democrat 40.67%
Labour 22.07%
Scottish National Party 18.67%
Name Party Votes % of votes
Alexander, Danny Liberal Democrat 19,172 40.67
Robb, Mike Labour 10,407 22.07
Finnie, John Scottish National Party 8,803 18.67
Ferguson, Jim Conservative 6,278 13.32
Boyd, Donald Christian 835 1.77
MacLeod, Donnie Green 789 1.67
Durrance, Ross UK Independence Party 574 1.22
McDonald, George TUSC 135 0.29
Fraser, Christopher JOT 93 0.2
Majority 8,765 votes
Electorate 72,528
Turnout (47,146) 65%

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