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Scotland can lead world with Labour’s plan to end period poverty

Scotland can lead world with Labour’s plan to end period poverty

Scotland has the opportunity to lead the world in ending period poverty,under plans proposed by Labour MSP Monica Lennon. Read more here... Read morenavigateright

A lack of investment is cutting off opportunities for our young people.

A lack of investment is cutting off opportunities for our young people.

The SNP said education was going to be the top priority - but the numbers just don't add up. Read more here... Read morenavigateright

Scotland can be fairer, greener and better with Labour

Scotland can be fairer, greener and better with Labour

We have a plan to make Scotland fairer, greener and better. Read more here... Read morenavigateright

Tax and spend, SNP style.

Tax and spend, SNP style.

The SNP's plan to spend more money on a tax cut for frequent flyers than on closing the gap between the richest and the poorest kids. Read morenavigateright

SNP must rule out increasing bus pass age

SNP must rule out increasing bus pass age

Scottish Labour will today commit to protecting the country's lifeline bus services in the face of SNP cuts. Read morenavigateright

Labour’s plan to improve Scotland’s railways

Labour’s plan to improve Scotland’s railways

Labour would invest in a modern, integrated, accessible transport system that is reliable and affordable. Read more here: Read morenavigateright

Increasing the number of new mothers in Scotland who breastfeed

Increasing the number of new mothers in Scotland who breastfeed

Scottish Labour has today unveiled proposals to include breastfeeding equipment in Scotland’s new baby box. Read morenavigateright

Tackling Scotland’s housing crisis

Tackling Scotland’s housing crisis

With overcrowding and a lack of suitable accommodation for families and people with disabilities, Scotland not only needs more homes but more of the right homes. Read morenavigateright

We honour Keir Hardie by keeping alive his ideas and promoting his work

We honour Keir Hardie by keeping alive his ideas and promoting his work

By remembering what Keir Hardie achieved in the past, we remind ourselves what we seek to achieve in the future - a Scotland and UK that works for the many, not the few. Read morenavigateright

Labour created the welfare state and will always fight to protect it

Labour created the welfare state and will always fight to protect it

Read deputy leader Alex Rowley's column in the Press and Journal Read morenavigateright

SNP false claims over WASPI exposed

SNP false claims over WASPI exposed

Labour has called on SNP Social Security Minister Jeane Freeman to apologise for misleading pensions campaigners and the Scottish Parliament over Holyrood’s abilities to protect WASPI women. Read morenavigateright

SNP’s welfare powers delay will punish 130,000 disabled Scots

SNP’s welfare powers delay will punish 130,000 disabled Scots

The SNP’s decision to delay new welfare powers means more misery for disabled Scots. Read morenavigateright

Tory benefits cap is an attack on single parents

Tory benefits cap is an attack on single parents

Official analysis has shown two thirds of people affected by the Tory benefit cap are single parents. Read morenavigateright

Tories must halt Universal Credit roll-out

Tories must halt Universal Credit roll-out

Scottish Labour deputy leader Alex Rowley has demanded that Tory plans to roll-out Universal Credit are halted. Read morenavigateright

Labour’s plan to boost school leaver opportunities

Labour’s plan to boost school leaver opportunities

Read more about why we are proposing an overhaul of the way that outcomes for 16-to-19 year olds are measured. Read morenavigateright

SNP’s record in government exposed

SNP’s record in government exposed

The SNP’s record in government has today been exposed in a series of damning revelations today. Read morenavigateright

Damning Audit Scotland report reveals the scale of the SNP’s NHS mismanagement

Damning Audit Scotland report reveals the scale of the SNP’s NHS mismanagement

A damning new report from independent watchdog Audit Scotland has revealed the scale of the staffing crisis in our NHS Read morenavigateright

Thousands of apprentices earn less than the National Minimum Wage

Thousands of apprentices earn less than the National Minimum Wage

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NUMBER OF CHILDCARE PROVIDERS FALLS TO LOWEST LEVEL ON RECORD

NUMBER OF CHILDCARE PROVIDERS FALLS TO LOWEST LEVEL ON RECORD

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Zero hour workers earn third less than other workers

Zero hour workers earn third less than other workers

Scottish Labour has today re-affirmed it's call for a ban on zero-hours contracts after research revealed that staff on zero-hours contracts earn a third less than workers on the average wage. Read morenavigateright

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