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Scottish families are being shafted by new Tory poll tax

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Boris Johnson’s damaging plan to impose a national insurance tax hike is deeply regressive and simply a new form of ‘Poll Tax’ in Scotland – it must be scrapped.

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Dental charges scrapped for all under-26s in Scotland

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Around 600,000 young people in Scotland under the age of 26 are now eligible for free NHS dental treatment, after the SNP Scottish government scrapped dental charges.

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Nicola Sturgeon announces historic SNP-Greens cooperation deal

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Nicola Sturgeon has announced a groundbreaking cooperation agreement between the SNP and the Scottish Greens, creating a majority in the Scottish Parliament for a transformative agenda as Scotland begins to rebuild after the pandemic.

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Nicola Sturgeon sets out plans for full-scale post-pandemic remobilisation of Scotland’s NHS

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Nicola Sturgeon set’s out bold and ambitious plans for full-scale post-pandemic remobilisation of Scotland’s NHS

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The real opposition: meet your new SNP Westminster frontbench team

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Fresh faces join the SNP frontbench team to stand up for Scotland in the face of Boris Johnson’s extreme Tory government.

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Nicola Sturgeon’s full statement on additional COVID restrictions

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Read Nicola Sturgeon’s full statement on the implementation of additional COVID restrictions to the Scottish Parliament.

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Nicola Sturgeon’s full statement on additional COVID restrictions

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Read Nicola Sturgeon’s full statement on the implementation of additional COVID restrictions to the Scottish Parliament.

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Nicola Sturgeon announces move to Phase 3 of lockdown in Scotland

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Read Nicola Sturgeon’s full speech to the Scottish Parliament as she announces move to Phase 3 of lockdown in Scotland.

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SNP reaction to the UK Budget Statement

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Today the UK Chancellor, Rishi Sunak, has set out the UK’s budget for the next year. It’s a budget that failed to change course on the economy, failed to reverse the deeply damaging cuts to social security and revealed the damaging impact of the Tories’ Brexit obession.

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The Scottish budget: what you need to know

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While Westminster continues to obsess with Brexit, fails to recognise the climate crisis and delivers regressive policies that hurt the most vulnerable in our society, we have chosen a different path for Scotland.

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A new and refreshed Cabinet – ready to deliver for Scotland

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Nicola Sturgeon has appointed a new, refreshed Scottish Cabinet. The addition of new talent will ensure that the SNP government continues to deliver progress for Scotland.

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Boris Johnson’s reshuffle starts and ends an utter catastrophe

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Boris Johnson’s hard-right Cabinet includes ministers who have supported the death penalty, called feminists “obnoxious bigots”, opposed equal marriage, and supported ripping up Scotland’s devolution settlement.

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Just how many Tories have been sacked or quit Boris Johnson’s Tory Party?

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As Boris Johnson continues to plunge the whole of the UK into crisis with his obessive no deal Brexit strategy, his government has suffered defeat after defeat in Parliament and resignation after resignation. Here is a complete list.

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Yellowhammer Papers: what you need to know

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The UK government have been forced to release new information on their no deal planning – known as Operation Yellowhammer – here’s everything you need to know.

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We’re taking urgent action to tackle Scotland’s drug emergency

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The SNP is prepared to take forward more innovative, evidence-based approaches, even if at first they may be challenging.

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Just how many ministers have been sacked or quit Theresa May’s government?

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As Theresa May continues to plunge the whole of the UK into crisis with her refusal to work towards a compromise on Brexit, her government has suffered yet another defeat in Parliament and more ministerial resignations.

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Scotland’s economy: get the facts

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We are absolutely committed to building a more competitive, more sustainable and fairer economy. Get the facts on how we’re doing that.

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This Week in Westminster: Tories’ zombie government inches country closer to no-deal Brexit

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Another week of dither and delay from Theresa May’s government as the Brexit shambles continues at Westminster. This is your brief roundup of the key events and highlights from your SNP MPs, as they stand up for Scotland and hold the Tories to account.

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Mhairi Black eviscerates Tory leaflet point by point

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Mhairi Black: “We do not fear referendums. We do not fear democracy. We do not fear holding up our vision and hopes for a better Scotland to the electorate to at least consider.”

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Here’s how we stood up for Scotland at Westminster in 2018

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While the Tories and Labour are caught up in bickering and infighting, the SNP MPs consistently stood up for Scotland.

People running in a race. The person in focus has a prosthetic leg.
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Delivering equality for disabled people

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3 December marks International Day of Disabled Persons and allow us to reaffirm our commitment to making Scotland a more equitable and inclusive country for all.

Nicola Sturgeon delivering a speech in Bute House with the EU and Scottish Flags behind.
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Scotland will be £1,600 worse off per person due to Tory Brexit deal

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Analysis shows Theresa May’s deal will make Scotland poorer, worse off and deprive us of the benefits of EU trade deals with 40 countries. This is a bad deal.

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Theresa May’s ‘deal’ satisfies no-one: 4 important takeaways for Scotland

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The reality is that Theresa May’s supposed ‘deal’ satisfies no-one and likely can’t command a majority in the House of Commons.

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4 takeaways from Theresa May’s Brexit statement

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Theresa May returned from the European Council summit in Brussels with Scotland and the UK’s future relationship with the European Union still in limbo. 

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Why the Universal Credit roll-out must be halted: in 200 words

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Read a quick summary of why Universal Credit should be halted – and how you can help force the UK government to see sense.

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National Assemblies: what our members said

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We asked some of the members that attended what they thought of the National Assemblies – here’s what they said.

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Who is the new Brexit Secretary, Dominic Raab

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Theresa May has replaced David Davis with another hardline Brexiteer – Dominic Raab. But who is the new Brexit Secretary?

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5 Tory policies that Ruth Davidson knows are hurting Scotland but still supports

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At the general election last year, Ruth Davidson told the people of ­Scotland that her new band of 13 Tory MPs would “forcefully” argue for Scotland’s interests in ­Westminster – but nothing could be further from the truth.