In the last week, both Scottish Labour and Tories have made big principled stances that crumbled when push came to shove.
Tagged: EU Withdrawal Bill
The EU(Withdrawal) Bill has really shown the Scottish Tories in their true light. Time and time again they have voted against Scotland’s interests.
The Scottish Tories keep voting for the Brexit power grab, but this week they pledged to save us from it. Forgive me for being sceptical.
With all the commotion yesterday, you may have missed the DUP and the Scottish Tories depriving the devolved parliaments of post-brexit powers.
The Scottish Affairs Committee at Westminster has just published a report stating that urgent action is needed to prevent a constitutional crisis.
Is Scotland a country and should the citizens of a country be able to determine their own fate? If your answer is Yes/Yes, Brexit should make you angry.
The main sticking point is that post-Brexit, the EU Withdrawal Bill moves powers to Westminster that should default to Holyrood.
Ash Denham MSP gives a simple explanation of the EU Withdrawal Bill, the Sewel convention, the power grab and why she won’t be supporting it.
These 111 powers should automatically default to Scotland post-Brexit. However, the UK government intends to change the law in order to grab them.