Name: Dr Philippa Whitford
Born: 24 December 1958
Party: Scottish National Party
Constituency: Central Ayrshire
Dr Philippa Whitford is a Scottish politician and a Member of Parliament for the Scottish National Party in the Central Ayrshire Constituency. She was born on 24 December 1958 in Dunfermline, Scotland. She attended the University of Glasgow, where she studied medicine and worked as a breast cancer surgeon before being elected as an MP.
Dr Whitford was first elected as a Member of Parliament in the 2015 general election. She was re-elected in the 2017 general election and again in the 2019 general election.
Last Election Results:
Dr Philippa Whitford won 27,732 votes out of a possible 59,057 in the 2019 general election. This represents a 46.9% majority in her constituency. There was a voter turnout of 68.1%.
Voting History Snapshot
Voted Aye to the Scotland Act 2016
Voted Aye to the Scottish Independence Referendum Bill
Voted Aye to the Europe (Withdrawal) Bill
Voted Nay to the NATO (Trident Nuclear Deterrent)
Voted Nay to the Data Protection Bill: Report Stage: Amendment 1
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