Murdo Fraser MSP Mid Scotland and Fife, Conservative, Shadow Cabinet Secretary for Finance


Murdo Fraser

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 Conservatives: Deputy Spokesperson for Education, Culture and Sport 2001-03, Spokesperson for Enterprise and Lifelong Learning 2003-07, Shadow Cabinet Secretary for: Education and Lifelong Learning 2007-10, Health and Wellbeing 2010-11, Spokesperson for: Health and Wellbeing 2011, Enterprise, Energy and Tourism 2013-16, Finance 2015-16; Shadow Cabinet Secretary for Finance 2016-.
  • Scottish Parliamentary Committee

    Conveners' Group; Economy, Energy and Tourism.
  • Electoral history

    Contested North Tayside constituency 1999, 2003 and 2007, and Perthshire North constituency 2011 and 2016 Scottish Parliament elections. MSP (replacement) for Mid Scotland and Fife region since 10 August 2001.
  • Political interests

    Rural affairs, constitution, business issues, education.
  • Party groups

    Chair: Scottish Young Conservatives 1989-91, National Young Conservatives 1991-92; Deputy chair, Edinburgh Central Conservative Association 1993-96; Member, Conservative Christian Fellowship 1995-; Scottish Conservative Spokesperson for Land Reform 1998-99; Founding member, Scottish Conservative Countryside Forum 1999-; Scottish Conservative Party: Deputy leader 2005-11, Contested leadership election 2011.
  • All party groups (office-holding)

    Convener: Scottish Economy Group 2003-11, 2013-, Scottish Universities Group 2009-11, Health Inequalities Group 2011-; Deputy convener Pakistan Group 2012-.
  • Countries of interest

    Southern Africa, Malawi, USA .

Election record for Mid Scotland and Fife, 05 May 2011

Party Percentage of votes
Scottish National Party 45.2%
Labour 25.0%
Conservative 14.1%
Name Party Seats Votes % of votes
Annabelle Ewing Scottish National Party 1 116,691 45.2
John Park, Claire Baker, Richard Simpson Labour 3 64,623 25.0
Murdo Fraser, Elizabeth Jane Smith Conservative 2 36,458 14.1
Willie Rennie Liberal Democrat 1 15,103 5.9
Turnout %

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