Hus­tings showed Labour neg­a­tiv­ity

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The hus­tings in Burn­side Blair­beth Parish Church proved to be an in­ter­est­ing evening and il­lu­mi­nated the ut­ter neg­a­tiv­ity of the Labour Party.

A ques­tion was raised on Full Fis­cal Au­ton­omy by a Labour-sup­port­ing mem­ber of the au­di­ence.

The ques­tion, and the re­sponse from Tom Greatrex in par­tic­u­lar (but the Tory and Lib Dem can­di­dates also) is pred­i­cated on the ba­sis that Scot­land is a no-hope eco­nomic bas­ket case to­tally re­liant on hand-outs from West­min­ster via “pool­ing and shar­ing”.

I dis­agree, but for brevity won’t bother elab­o­rat­ing. I will sim­ply ac­cept the line pro­moted by Labour and

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