IAIN AD Mann hit the nail on the head with his contention that more powers will over taxation will not increase the cash available to the Scottish Government (Letters, June 30).
SCHADENFREUDE, the joy of revelling in someone else's misfortune, is a rather popular pastime on the green benches.
SCOTLAND'S only Tory MP was forced to spend more than all his election rivals put together in order to hold on to his seat, it has emerged.
There was a time when a British general election settled all arguments.
AS we brace for "austerity max" next month, it is such a relief to hear some common sense from Professor Brian Ashcroft at the Fraser of Allander Institute.