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First Minister and Scottish National Party leader Alex Salmond issued a challenge to the Labour, Tory and Lib Dem parties to spell out exactly how much they want to hike the Council Tax by after their proposed freeze ends next year. Only the …

SALMOND CHALLENGES OTHER PARTIES OVER COUNCIL TAX HIKE PLANS Read More »

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Labours credibility on justice has collapsed completely as their knife crime policy has been exposed as a sham. In a series of devastating attacks it is now clear there is no evidence behind Labours plans and their numbers are either made up, misquoted …

LABOUR MELTDOWN AS POLICE SAY FLAGSHIP POLICY DOOMED TO FAIL Read More »

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MAN WHO CANT SPEAK TO CUTS PROTESTERS CANT STAND UP TO TORIES Laughing off the attack on First Minister Alex Salmond by Iain Gray in the Times today, SNP Business Convener Bruce Crawford said: “Iain Gray’s remarks are laughable if he …

SNP RIDICULE GRAY ATTACK IN TIMES Read More »

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GRAY CAUGHT OUT OVER COUNCIL TAX “Labour leader Iain Gray has admitted his party may have put up council tax had it been in power…” Evening Times, 30th March 2011 ——————————– [Source: http://www.eveningtimes.co.uk/news/editor-s-picks/gray-caught-out-over-council-tax-1.1093555]

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Loan fund to cover pre-planning stage risks – Lochhead A major new fund to help the development of renewable energy schemes in rural Scotland was unveiled today (February 15) by Richard Lochhead. The Rural Affairs Secretary announced that 2.4 million …

SNP Pledges £2.4 Million for Rural Renewables Scheme Read More »

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We are just a few weeks away from Scotland’s election. The SNP goes into the campaign with a record all of us can be proud of, and with a determination to build on that success. I am writing today to …

Double Your Donation – A Message from Brian Souter Read More »

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Scottish MPs who voted against action to bring down fuel prices, or abstained, should be named and shamed the SNP said today (Tuesday) as the party confirmed that it will make soaring fuel prices a key campaign for the Holyrood elections. SNP Treasury …

NAME AND SHAME SCOTLAND’S FUEL ACTION FAILURES Read More »

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BUT NHS WON’T BE SAFE IN SCOTTISH LABOUR HANDS SAYS SOUTH OF SCOTLAND MSP MIKE RUSSELL The NHS won’t be safe in Scottish Labour’s hands,  South of Scotland list MSP Mike Russell warned today. And he challenged Labour to come clean …

MILLIONS BENEFIT FROM SNP’S HEALTH RECORD… Read More »

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Today at 1 o’clock the Labour Party united with the Conservatives and the Liberal Democrats to vote down our plans to provide extra cash for Scotland’s public services. Our tax on large retailers would fill some of the gap left …

Your Household Budget is Under Attack Read More »

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OPPOSITION PARTIES MUST MATCH SNP MANFESTO PLEDGE SNP Education Secretary Michael Russell today (Wednesday) issued a ‘University Challenge’ to Labour to commit to laying out in full their proposals to make graduates pay for their university education in their election …

RUSSELL ISSUES ‘UNIVERSITY CHALLENGE’ TO LABOUR Read More »

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