Another Accidental Truth

Full story from www.wingsoverscotland.com Posted on April 28, 2017 by Rev. Stuart Campbell Following on from Ian Murray’s last night, we received another election leaflet from an alert reader today, this time one delivered to them by the Scottish Conservatives. Let’s just look at that highlighted section again. Now, “the SNP should try to improve schools and grow the economy, and we’ll oppose them every step of the way” initially sounds like a comedy misprint. Except the thing is, it’s what the Tories actually do. Roughly 99 times out of every 100 the Scottish Government brings forward a policy proposal intending to improve the lives
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SNP face loss of 3 Westminster seats** in general election if they refuse progressive alliance with  Scotland’s Independence Referendum Party (* Edinburgh West, *Glasgow East, and *Berwickshire)

  Scotland’s Independence Referendum Party may put up candidates against the SNP in Glasgow East – where the SNP is now a ‘soiled brand’ after the former SNP MP Natalie McGarry has been charged with fraud offences  – and also in the highly marginal Berwickshire seat in the Borders.   The SNP are defending the marginal Edinburgh West seat in the general election with a slender majority of 3.6% over the Liberals.   But the SNP has sacked its two MPs in Edinburgh West and Glasgow East amid allegations of sleaze. It has not announced candidates for these two seats.   Mark R Whittet, Leader, Scotland’s
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‘Soiled’ SNP delays decision on nominating Edinburgh West candidate

The SNP has postponed a meeting due to be held today (Saturday 21 Apr 2017) to select the party’s prospective parliamentary candidate for the Edinburgh West seat. Mark R Whittet, Leader of Scotland’s Independence Referendum Party (SIRP) – who is also the SIRP candidate for Edinburgh West – said today: “After the scandal involving allegations of business impropriety over Michelle Thomson – who won the seat as MP for the SNP – the SNP is a now a ‘soiled brand’ in Edinburgh West. “If the SNP decide to put up a candidate in Edinburgh West against Scotland’s Independence Referendum Party
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Scotland’s Independence Referendum Party offers ‘progressive alliance’ with SNP for Westminster and Holyrood general elections

Scotland’s Independence Referendum Party has asked the SNP to join with the SIRP in a ‘progressive alliance’ to maximise the Scottish Independence vote. SIRP leader Mark R. Whittet has written to his SNP counterpart, Nicola Sturgeon, with proposals for both parties to collaborate in both the forthcoming British general election and also the next Holyrood general election. This is because of the thousands of ‘wasted’ SNP second preference votes in the proportional representation system used to elect MSPs to Scotland’s Parliament. As a result of the SNP’s dominant lead in the first-preference vote, the party won most of the constituency
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SNP attack Labour for anti-Independence election pact with Tories* – but Sturgeon refuses to form progressive alliance with Scotland’s Independence Referendum Party

(* SNP party political statement, below, refers) Scotland’s Independence Referendum Party has accused the SNP of ‘double-standards’ by failing to respond to an offer to form a progressive alliance. Mark R. Whittet, Leader of Scotland’s Independence Referendum Party – who is the SIRP prospective parliamentary candidate for Edinburgh West – said: “It is completely two-faced of the SNP to lambast Labour for urging Tory voters in Edinburgh South to vote for Labour to defeat the SNP, when SNP leader Nicola Sturgeon has not replied to the offer from Scotland’s Independence Referendum Party to join with us in a progressive alliance
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 ‘Contaminated SNP’ urged to stand down from Edinburgh West election battle

The SNP is a ‘contaminated political brand’ and the party should not put up a candidate to fight the highly marginal Edinburgh West seat at the UK general election on 8 June. Soon after winning the seat at the last election for the SNP, the £-millionaire MP Michelle Thomson become involved in allegations relating to her property business interests. Now the newly-established Scotland’s Independence Referendum Party is urging SNP leader and Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon, to not put up a replacement candidate in place of Thomson – who has since been suspended from the party. Mark R. Whittet, the
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UK general election news: SNP can’t win again in Edinburgh West as 

Scotland’s Independence Referendum Party stands against SNP The newly-established Scotland’s Independence Referendum Party (SIRP) is standing to fight on a pro-Independence ticket against the SNP in Edinburgh West.   This seat was won by ​in 2015 by the SNP by Michelle Thomson, who was almost immediately involved in a scandal involving purchase of former council houses.   Michelle Thomson was suspended by the SNP last year and now sits alone in Westminster. Mark R. Whittet, leader of Scotland’s Independence Referendum Party, said:   “As a result of the unfortunate Thomson-scandal, the SNP cannot win Edinburgh West at the snap general election
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