Scottish National Party
Behind every hostile environment statistic, there’s a harrowing human impact.
This is a story of a serving Scottish soldier whose daughter was denied a visa to live with him, because of a heartless Tory approach to visas.
Tories have a toxic anti-immigration obsession, which ignores Scotland’s interests and will leave all of us poorer. And while Labour too often falls in line with the Tories and UKIP, we’re proud to have a radically different and welcoming approach to immigration.
It is a long way from “Lead don’t Leave”, a slogan pretending to be a promise much trumpeted in the first independence referendum, to “Once you’ve hit the iceberg, you’re all on it together”.
Scottish Tories voted against the SNP proposals to rule out no-deal, and the UK Government continued running down the Brexit clock. This is your brief roundup of the week’s key events in Westminster.
All of Scotland’s Tory MPs vote against an SNP amendment that would have protected Scotland’s communities from the calamitous consequences of a no-deal.
Stuart McDonald MP exposes the chaos at the heart of the Tory government over Brexit.