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Scottish earthquake - Lib-dems the likely losers - Carers UK Forum

Scottish earthquake - Lib-dems the likely losers

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There are some serious reshuffles going on in Scottish politics, with the Lib-dems now behind the Greens for the first time: clearly this might impact on the Con-Dems and help destabilise the Westminster pact:
[quote]The Scottish Greens are polling ahead of the Lib Dems for the first
time ever, according to the results of a YouGov opinion poll conducted
for the Scotsman newspaper.

Patrick Harvie, co-convenor of the Scottish Greens, said]
http://aberdeengreens.org.uk/news/green ... yrood-poll
BBC rejects Green’s debate appeal
How frustrating this must be for the SGP to be told 1% increase doesn’t mean inclusion Image
see here

Also, I see Labour has promised 5,000 extra weeks of respite care a year.

A comment left by a reader sums the promise of respite care up nicely Image
Why didn't they do something about it when they had the chance ?
Labour were charge for eight years and left office with £1,600,000,000 of block grant cash lying unspent in the Westminster Treasury Bank Account.
see here
I didn't watch the debate in protest: it was a very poor call by the BBC. That said, roll on Friday's count, it would be good to see the Greens overtake the Lib-Dems this time around and prove the BBC wrong. I stood for this typical Scottish council seat in a former mining area three years ago for the Greens and came in third place ahead of the Tories, Lib-Dems and Socialists - "the times, they are a changing".