Rennie: Tories putting infrastructure investment at risk

Scottish Liberal Democrat leader Willie Rennie MSP today warned that anti-EU rhetoric from senior Conservatives is putting hundreds of millions of pounds of infrastructure investment at risk.

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McArthur: tackling gender based violence must remain a priority

Scottish Liberal Democrat justice spokesman Liam McArthur MSP today said that tackling gender-based violence must remain a priority for the Scottish Government as homicide figures published today revealed 100 women have been killed by their partner or ex-partner in Scotland over the last decade.

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Scott: Tories to blame for Brexit uncertainty

Commenting as the Scottish Conservatives called for clarity on student funding in light of the result of the EU referendum, Scottish Liberal Democrat education spokesman Tavish Scott MSP said:

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Cole-Hamilton: SNP need to get to grips with delayed discharges

Scottish Liberal Democrat health spokesman Alex Cole-Hamilton MSP today warned SNP ministers need to get to grips with reducing delayed discharges after new statistics showed more patients waiting for the fourth month in a row.

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McArthur responds to Bailey Gwynne report

Scottish Liberal Democrat justice spokesman Liam McArthur MSP today called on the Scottish Government to move quickly and review the rules governing the sale of weapons online.

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Cole-Hamilton: Scotland facing obesity time bomb

Scottish Liberal Democrat health spokesman Alex Cole-Hamilton MSP today warned Scotland's NHS is facing an obesity time bomb as new figures from Cancer Research UK revealed that in the last decade, 83,000 children in Scotland started primary school overweight or obese.

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Rennie: RBS bosses must face Holyrood grilling

Scottish Liberal Democrat leader Willie Rennie MSP today said leaders at RBS should be hauled over the coals after leaked documents revealed that healthy businesses were stripped for assets following the financial crash.

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SNP rifts on independence: FM must rule out another independence referendum

Scottish Liberal Democrat leader Willie Rennie MSP has today called on the First Minister to listen to her own members and get back to the day job as former justice secretary, Kenny MacAskill suggested that Nicola Sturgeon should play down talk of independence to focus on improving core issues affecting Scotland.

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Rennie calls for clarity on SNP Heathrow policy

Scottish Liberal Democrat leader Willie Rennie MSP today called on Economy Secretary Keith Brown to explain his government’s reasoning for supporting a third runway at Heathrow.

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World Mental Health Day: Cole-Hamilton calls for service boost

Scottish Liberal Democrat health spokesman Alex Cole-Hamilton MSP today urged the Scottish Government to use World Mental Health Day to deliver a step change in mental health services in Scotland.

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