Category Archives: Jim Murphy

>Moore launches new Scotland Bill on St Andrew’s Day.

>Scottish Secretary Michael Moore has appropriately enough chosen St Andrew’s Day to launch the Government’s Bill which will implement the recommendations of the Report of the Calman Commission. To truly appreciate how big a Liberal Democrat win this is, you … Continue reading

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>The poison of using patriotism as a political weapon

>Oh, so David Cameron thinks it’s his patriotic duty to get rid of Gordon Brown. That makes me feel really uncomfortable. In fact it makes me shudder. Far be it from me to ever defend the Labour Party. You’ll find … Continue reading

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>Labour and Tories Fail on Calman

>I just don’t get the Labour Party. They have moved heaven and earth to get some horrendously illiberal legislation through – remember ID cards, control orders and 42 days’ detention, anyone? They were stubborn, intransigent and draconian. The Government believed … Continue reading

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