Sandra White MSP Glasgow Kelvin, Scottish National Party


Sandra White

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

    Scottish National Party: Deputy Whip 1999-2003, Deputy Spokesperson for: Health and Social Justice 2003-04, Equal Opportunities 2004-07, Social Justice 2005-07; Parliamentary Liaison Officer to Kenny MacAskill as Cabinet Secretary for Justice 2012-14.
  • Scottish Parliamentary Committee

    Equal Opportunities.
  • Electoral history

    Contested Glasgow Kelvin constituency 1999, 2003 and 2007 Scottish Parliament elections. MSP for Glasgow region 1999-2011, and for Glasgow Kelvin constituency since 5 May 2011.
  • Political interests

    Social services, housing, youth affairs.
  • Party groups

    Scottish National Party: Member 1983-, Member, national council.
  • All party groups (office-holding)

    Convener Older People, Age and Ageing Group; Deputy Convener: Cuba Group 2006-, Deafness Group 2007-11, Glasgow Crossrail Group 2007-11; Convener Palestine Group 2011-.
  • International bodies

    Member, executive committee, Commonwealth Parliamentary Association (Scotland Branch).

Election record for Glasgow Kelvin, 05 May 2016

Party Percentage of votes
Scottish National Party 38.4%
Green 24.22%
Labour 20.9%
Name Party Votes % of votes
White, Sandra Scottish National Party 10,964 38.4
Harvie, Patrick Green 6,916 24.22
Shanks, Michael Labour 5,968 20.9
Mechan, Sheila Conservative 3,346 11.72
Ford, Carole Liberal Democrat 1,050 3.68
Muirhead, Tom Independent 198 0.69
Majority 4,048 votes
Electorate 62,203
Turnout (28,555) 45.91%

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