Scottish Labour Party

Friday 19 December 2014

Alex Salmond has hinted that the SNP would be prepared to set aside the convention that its MPs do not vote on laws that only affect England in order to support a minority Labour government at Westminster, according to a report.

Thursday 18 December 2014

AS a Yes voter in the recent Scottish referendum, I have some sympathy with the Westminster Government's proposal for English Votes for English Laws, but only if Scotland gets devo-max (full tax-raising powers) as promised in "the vow" ("Discussion paper on Evel laws unveiled in Commons", The Herald, December 17).

Thursday 18 December 2014

MSPs have called for action to be taken to help men living in "Dickensian squalor" in a homeless hostel which is given hundreds of thousands of pounds of taxpayers' money.

Thursday 18 December 2014

Implementing one of the key principles behind the Smith Commission proposals on further devolution could be "fraught with practical and political difficulties", a leading think-tank has warned.