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Why it needs to change – the West Lothian Question

by Iain Donaldson on 17 October, 2014

When in a debate on Scottish and Welsh devolution in 1977 Labour MP Tam Dayell, MP for the Scottish constituency of West Lothian, repeatedly raised the question of how it could be right for Scottish and Welsh MPs to vote on law affecting England if the power to make those decisions had been devolved to […]

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At a meeting with Deputy Prime Minister, and Lib Dem Leader, Nick Clegg, I today pressed again for the reduction of VAT on maintenance and repairs of buildings to be cut to 5%. Having campaigned for this move for nearly 20 years, I pointed out that this is about helping householders to maintain and improve […]

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