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SCRAP THE ‘PINK TAX’

It is extraordinary that in this day and age women are still having to shell out more than men for the same products – also known as the “Pink Tax”. The Gender-Based Pricing (Prohibition) Bill aims to prohibit the differential … Continue reading

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BREXIT: SECOND REFERENDUM

In October last year, the SNP conference voted for a motion which opposed a “blindfold Brexit” and confirmed support for a second referendum. In the Commons, the SNP have consistently voted for a second EU referendum to take place.

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ANIMAL WELFARE

Scotland is a nation of animal lovers and we take the welfare of our pets, animals and livestock very seriously. The SNP are committed to protecting the welfare of animals and will continue to legislate to improve the welfare of … Continue reading

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SUPPLY OF MEDICINES POST BREXIT

The view of the SNP is for Scotland to remain in the EU – something we voted for in 2016. Already we are seeing the effect of a medicines shortage due to personal and organisational stockpiling as the number of … Continue reading

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EU ERASMUS PROGRAMME

The Erasmus+ programme is a unique scheme that has allowed students from the UK and the EU to travel, study and experience new cultures. It has opened avenues to disadvantaged students who otherwise would not have been able to afford … Continue reading

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MINIMUM INCOME REQUIREMENT

The Minimum Income Requirement is a blunt instrument which keeps families apart, job vacancies unfilled and the social and cultural benefits of immigration reduced. The Immigration and Social Security Co-Ordination Bill ends freedom of movement of people, despite the huge … Continue reading

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CLIMATE CHANGE

Global warming and climate change represent one of the most significant threats to the wellbeing of our planet and our continued way of life. In Scotland, our low carbon transition is well underway. Emissions have almost halved since 1990 and … Continue reading

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PROTECTING INTERNATIONAL AID

The Scottish National Party firmly believes that all international development funding should be people-centred, transparent and help the world’s poorest people. These values are at the heart of the SNP Scottish Government’s international development programme and were epitomised by its … Continue reading

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