Welcome to the Website of Paisley’s MSP George Adam
George was first elected to serve as MSP for Paisley at the 2011 Scottish Parliament election. He was previously elected to Renfrewshire Council as the Councillor for the Paisley South Ward. He lives in Paisley with his wife Stacey. In the Scottish Parliament, George is the Chief Whip for the Parliamentary Group of SNP MSPs and holds the position of Parliamentary Liaison Officer (PLO) to the Cabinet Secretary Communities, Social Security and Equalities and is currently a member of the Social Security Committee.
George is currently a member on the following committees;
George is also a member on the following Cross Party Groups (CPG’s);
Paisley’s MSP has signed up the Yes campaign, to ensure that the people of Scotland have their own say over all their affairs. George Adam attended the launch of the campaign at the Fountainbridge cinema in Edinburgh. Speaking on the event George said: ‘I was absolutely delighted to attend the launch of the Yes campaign, […]
George and Nicola Sturgeon, the Deputy First Minister visited Accord Hospice today to congratulate all the staff on the 30th anniversary of the hospice.
George recently secured his second members debate, on a subject very close to his heart, Multiple Sclerosis (MS). As many of you will know, George’s wife Stacy suffers from MS, first being diagnosed when she was 16. Stacey has the secondary/ progressive form of the disease and often finds it difficult to undertake small everyday […]
George today lodged a parliamentary motion regarding the sad news that Saints legend, Hugh ‘Shuggie’ Murray, will be leaving the club at the end of the season. The motion has already received good support with MSPs from all over country showing their recognition for the impact Shuggie has had, not only on St. Mirren, but […]
George recently visited Castlehead High School in Paisley to be interviewed and take part in their BBC News School Report. The subject was Independence, a subject George could talk all day on. He was delighted to take part in their production, which has been well shot, well editied and excellently presented from strart to […]
George Adam, Paisley’s Member of the Scottish Parliament, today [23/02/12] led a Members Debate in the Scottish Parliament on the new Fairtrade campaign ‘Take a Step in 2012’. Fairtrade Fortnight begins on the 27th February and runs until 11th March, and is the highlight of the Fairtrade calendar with many events happening all over Scotland. […]