Tories policies have broken Britain, not the EU, says McMillan

Yesterday the Scottish Parliament overwhelmingly rejected Theresa May’s false choice of a bad Brexit or No Deal. The joint motion agreed by the SNP, Labour, Greens and the Lib Dems stated that a better alternative must be found – leaving the Tories isolated in their support for Theresa May’s discredited proposals. During the Scottish Government […]

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Local MSP and MP Welcome Sustainable Growth Commission

A new report by the Sustainable Growth Commission has been welcomed by local MSP Stuart McMillan and MP Ronnie Cowan. The commission, established by the First Minister in September 2016 and chaired by Andrew Wilson, and funded entirely by the SNP. It was given the remit – To assess projections for Scotland’s economy and public […]

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Tory Assault on Devolution Threatens Inverclyde’s Food Industry

Local SNP MSP Stuart McMillan has warned that the Tory Government’s assault on devolution poses a significant threat to Inverclyde’s growing food sector. The amendments published last week to Westminster’s EU Withdrawal Bill could prevent the Scottish Parliament from legislating to protect farming, food standards, plant health and the environment for up to seven years, […]

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Implications of Leaving the EU Highlighted in Debate

“The politics of the past is no longer is acceptable to the electorate in Scotland” said Greenock and Inverclyde MSP Stuart McMillan as he spoke in the chamber of the Scottish Parliament today. Speaking during a parliamentary debate on the implications of leaving the EU, Mr McMillan highlighted the report of the Scottish Parliament’s Culture, Tourism, […]

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Tories’ Deflection Won’t Hide Brexit Shambles

The “desperate” attempt by the Tories to push responsibility for Brexit onto the SNP won’t hide the shambles engulfing the UK Government, said Greenock and Inverclyde MSP Stuart McMillan. Ahead of a parliamentary debate on Scotland’s economy following Brexit, Murdo Fraser said that the SNP “must explain how it will make Brexit work”. Speaking ahead […]

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MSP Condemns Tories for Brexit Fiasco

Stuart McMillan MSP has condemned the Tories for failing to prepare for Brexit, and has called on the UK Government to guarantee that Scotland is included in the decision-making process. Speaking in the Scottish Parliament during the debate on the Implications of the EU Referendum, the Greenock and Inverclyde MSP said that in order to […]

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Stuart Backs SNP Stimulus in Brexit Aftermath

Greenock and Inverclyde MSP Stuart McMillan has backed the Scottish Government’s commitment to stimulate the economy with new infrastructure funding in the wake of the EU referendum. First Minister Nicola Sturgeon has announced an additional £100m of funding in this financial year to speed up the delivery of health and other infrastructure projects – as […]

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