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  Candidate in Scottish Parliament Election 2011  

Christina McKelvie

SNP

Opposed to Trident and renewal of Trident
Send an email to: christina.mckelvie.msp@scottish.parliament.uk
- say what you think about the Government's plans for nuclear weapons in Scotland. If you include your postal address then you should get a reply.
Response to 2011 election survey:

Question 1. The Scottish Parliament should continue to call on the UK government not to go ahead with the current proposal to replace Trident.

- Yes

Question 2. The Scottish Parlaiment should call on the UK government to cease the deployment of Trident

- Yes

Question 3. The Scottish Parliament should support a Nuclear Weapons Convention (a global ban on nuclear weapons).

- Yes

"I am a current members of CND and will continue to be. I am a members of PNND and I have supported by colleague Bill Kidd MSP in all his work in parliament."

Trident Debate 14 June 2007 :

Voted for motion which opposed the renewal of Trident

Made her first speech in the Parliament in this debate. She said -

"Trident is economically inept, morally repugnant and spiritually bereft. ... Defence may be reserved in the strict legal terms of the Scotland Act 1998, but morality, decency and common sense are not. "

Views on nuclear weapons:

 

Trident Debate 21 December 2006:
Only elected in May 2007
Trident Debate September 2006:
Only elected in May 2007
Trident Debate May 2006
Only elected in May 2007 
Supported the following motions on nuclear weapons:

S3M-02625: Parliamentarians for Nuclear Non-proliferation and Disarmament

S3M-02202: Nuclear Weapons Planning Application

S3M-01748: Support for Scottish CND

3M-2349: Government in Breach of Non-Proliferation Agreements

S3M-02284: Nuclear "Popcorning"

S3M-02360: No to Privatisation of Nuclear Weapons

S3M-02737: A Budget for Peace not War

S3M-02740: Radiation Exposure at Faslane

S3M-03240: Generals Say Trident Completely Useless

S3M-03288: Aiming for a Nuclear-free World and a Nuclear-free Scotland

Additional information

Is currently a member of Parliamentarians for Nuclear Non-Proliferation and Disarmament: http://www.gsinstitute.org/pnnd

MSP for Central Scotland region in the 2007-2011 Parliament