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Meeting of the Parliament 01 April 2015 : Wednesday, April 01, 2015


Iain Gray

I will come to that point in a moment. Let us stick for a moment with the consequences of full fiscal autonomy. The First Minister knows that they are true, as well. When they were put to he...



Meeting of the Parliament 01 April 2015 : Wednesday, April 01, 2015


Iain Gray (East Lothian) (Lab)

Jackie Baillie was right: it is passing strange that we are debating the core demand of the SNP short of independence not in Government time but in Opposition tim...



Meeting of the Parliament 25 March 2015 : Wednesday, March 25, 2015


Iain Gray

The minister is correct: yesterday, the Scottish Government’s “Wealth and Assets in Scotland 2006-2012” survey report emphasised how extreme inequality is in our country, and in response, it...



Meeting of the Parliament 25 March 2015 : Wednesday, March 25, 2015


8. Iain Gray (East Lothian) (Lab)

To ask the Scottish Government what action it is taking to tackle poverty. (S4O-04171)



Meeting of the Parliament 24 March 2015 : Tuesday, March 24, 2015


Iain Gray

The shadow Minister for Universities, Science and Skills, Liam Byrne, who was responsible for the introduction of the original UK-wide post-study work visa scheme, said that he wanted to see...



Meeting of the Parliament 24 March 2015 : Tuesday, March 24, 2015


Iain Gray (East Lothian) (Lab)

The focus of today’s debate has been the post-study work working group’s report to the Scottish ministers. Many members have examined different elements of that r...



Meeting of the Parliament 18 March 2015 : Wednesday, March 18, 2015


Iain Gray (East Lothian) (Lab)

Scotland now has the lowest level of grant support for students from poorer families anywhere in western Europe apart from Iceland, where there are no grants at a...



Meeting of the Parliament 12 March 2015 : Thursday, March 12, 2015


Iain Gray

What about “Dump the debt”?



Meeting of the Parliament 12 March 2015 : Thursday, March 12, 2015


Iain Gray

I am talking about a real cut. Will the First Minister reverse it, as Labour has promised to do?



Meeting of the Parliament 12 March 2015 : Thursday, March 12, 2015


Iain Gray

—every single country in western Europe provides more support for poorer students than Scotland does. The First Minister has talked a lot about hypothetical cuts ...

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S4M-12878 Michael Matheson: Prisoners (Control of Release) (Scotland) Bill—That the Parliament agree
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S4M-12857.2 John Swinney: Scotland’s Economy and Finances—As an amendment to motion S4M-12857 in the
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NoCarried

S4M-12857.1 Jackie Baillie: Scotland’s Economy and Finances—As an amendment to motion S4M-12857 in t
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YesDefeated

S4M-12857 Gavin Brown: Scotland’s Economy and Finances—That the Parliament notes that the Scottish G
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S4M-12776.4 John Swinney: Supporting Scotland’s Economy—As an amendment to motion S4M-12776 in the n
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S4M-12776.3 Gavin Brown: Supporting Scotland’s Economy—As an amendment to motion S4M-12776 in the na
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S4M-12776.1 Willie Rennie: Supporting Scotland’s Economy—As an amendment to motion S4M-12776 in the
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S4M-12776.2 Patrick Harvie: Supporting Scotland’s Economy—As an amendment to motion S4M-12776 in the
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S4M-12776 Jackie Baillie: Supporting Scotland’s Economy—That the Parliament rejects the UK Governmen
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S4M-12763.1 Claire Baker: Post-study Work Visas—As an amendment to motion S4M-12763 in the name of H
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YesCarried

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Motion S4M-12385.1: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 24/02/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12316.2: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 16/02/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12264: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 05/02/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-11626: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 19/11/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-11368: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 30/10/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-11301.1: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 27/10/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-10769.1: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 11/08/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-10507: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 27/06/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-10261: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 09/06/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-10256: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 06/06/2014 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S4W-25300: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 15/04/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-25228: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 02/04/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-25229: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 02/04/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-04171: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 16/03/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4F-02659: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 09/03/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-04086: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 23/02/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4F-02610: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 16/02/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-24414: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 09/02/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-24400: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 09/02/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-24402: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 09/02/2015 Show Full Question >>

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