June 27, 2019
With Parliament in gridlock I have expressed my fears that there were significant challenges for Parliament to overcome to be able to deliver a confirmatory vote. Sadly, my fears were borne out, and no consensus was found through the recent voting process. With Parliament unable to reach agreement,  a confirmatory vote, I believe, is a...
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Nearly 2,200 older people in Kirkcaldy and Cowdenbeath are missing out on a combined Pension Credit payout of over £5.7m every year. That’s according to research by charity Independent Age, whose campaign ‘Credit Where it’s Due’ is backed by MP Lesley Laird. Lesley said: “Far too many people in my constituency are not getting the...
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