Prime Minister David Cameron has been obliged to make a statement to the House of Commons this afternoon on his handling of the nomination of Jean Claude Juncker as the new President of the European Commission.
Amid increasing warnings that public services south of the border are on the brink of collapse, the SNP has warned that further years of austerity is all that is on offer from the anti-independence parties.
Commenting on the long awaited publication of the Military Aviation Authority’s (MAA) report into the fatal collision in July 2012 involving RAF Tornadoes over the Moray Firth, Angus Robertson MP – SNP Westminster leader and defence spokesperson whose constituency includes RAF Lossiemouth - said:
The publication of a new report from the Joseph Rowntree Foundation showing that the cost of living has increased by 28% since 2008 while average earnings have increased by just 9% underlines the need for Scotland to make its own choices.
The Scottish National Party has said the constant negativity of the No campaign has added to the unpopularity of its leaders following a poll which shows Ed Miliband, David Cameron and Nick Clegg are increasingly unpopular with the Scottish public- with Ed Miliband now more unpopular than David Cameron.
The Scottish National Party has condemned the UK government's "inflexible immigration policy" following calls from First Minister Alex Salmond to the UK immigration minister, urging him to allow an American actress and singer to stay in Scotland following the sudden breakdown of a relationship which has left her without a visa.
In a week where the SNP Government continued to invest in the NHS, the Westminster parties have been challenged to explain to people in Scotland why they are happy for NHS Scotland’s budget to be jeopardised by Westminster’s privatisation agenda.