Rennie: SNP in disarray

Scottish Liberal Democrat leader Willie Rennie MSP has today said that the SNP is in disarray as the First Minister has tried to decouple the upcoming general election from independence.  

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Rennie: Sturgeon taking Scots for fools

Nicola Sturgeon is taking Scots for fools. That is the view of the Leader of the Scottish Liberal Democrats. Willie Rennie made the comments after the First Minister said the general election was not about independence.

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Scot Lib Dems: Brexit “bogging down” small businesses

Responding to new research from the FSB showing that two thirds of Scottish small employers with EU workers are concerned about future skills shortages, Scottish Liberal Democrats have warned that Brexit is bogging down small businesses.

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Scot Lib Dems: Tories should make a stand against rape clause

As Holyrood is set to debate the controversial rape clause today, Scottish Liberal Democrat social security spokesperson Caron Lindsay said:

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Rennie: Opposition parties ignoring the elephant in the room

Opposition parties are ignoring the Brexit elephant in the room the Scottish Liberal Democrat leader Willie Rennie MSP has said today. The comments come as Nicola Sturgeon and Jeremy Corbyn address the Scottish Trades Union Congress (STUC) in Aviemore with neither party putting Brexit to the front of their address despite the fact that Brexit will have a huge impact on workers’ rights and social standards.

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Rennie: Macron victory is a victory for liberalism

Scottish Liberal Democrat leader Willie Rennie has today said that the victory of Emmanuel Macron in the first round of French presidential election shows that liberalism across Europe is fighting back against the politics of hate and division.

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Rennie: No ifs, no buts on coalition deal

Following on from Tim Farron’s comments today on ruling out a coalition deal with Labour or the Conservatives, Scottish Liberal Democrat leader Willie Rennie said:

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Rennie: Lib Dems set to win in SNP heartlands

On a visit to Dundee today, Scottish Liberal Democrat leader Willie Rennie MSP has said that heartlands for the SNP like Dundee are prone to Lib Dem scalps.

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Rennie: Liberal Democrats have the momentum

Scottish Liberal Democrat leader Willie Rennie has today declared that momentum has given the Liberal Democrats the upper hand in the snap general election.

Since the announcement on Tuesday of a snap election 8,000 people have joined the party with membership more than double than what it was before the election in 2015.  The party also raised £500,000 in just 48 hours.

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McArthur: Roads safer under new drug-driving measures

Responding to the announcement today that new measures are to be introduced to tackle drug-drivers, Scottish Liberal Democrat justice spokesperson Liam McArthur MSP said:

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