Slip of the tongue

The Herald - - POLITICS -

OVER ex­cite­ment at Fi­nance Com­mit­tee as SNP con­vener Bruce Craw­ford wel­comed Fi­nance Sec­re­tary Derek Mackay. This meet­ing will deal with the rev­enue side of the bud­get, Bru­cie ex­plained, while the next will turn “more to the con­sti­tu­tion – sorry, ex­pen­di­ture – not the con­sti­tu­tion.” At which Mr Mackay mim­icked an out­raged Union­ist and threw up his hands, yelling: “You’re ob­sessed!” Mr Craw­ford shyly con­fessed he was.

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