Expenses move risks further tarnishing Parliament – Swinson

Liberal Democrat MP for East Dunbartonshire, Jo Swinson, will on Monday table a parliamentary motion against the Government’s decision to exempt MPs from publishing full details of their expenses.

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Jo invites Justice Secretary to meet residents opposing ‘HMP Bishopbriggs’

Jo has invited Justice Secretary Kenny MacAskill to meet with a group of Bishopbriggs residents opposing the working title ‘HMP Bishopbriggs’ for the new prison facility replacing Low Moss.

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Jo urges independent review on St Margaret’s Hospice

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Hospice campaigners presented a petition to 10 Downing St last year

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Jo welcomes Easter packaging cuts

Jo has produced two reports pressing Easter egg manufacturers to reduce their packaging

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SNP Plans for new Low Moss in turmoil

Low Moss prison sign

All contractors for the new prison have been told to resubmit cheaper bids

 

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Urgent Gaza ceasefire needed – Swinson

Gaza refugee camp (photo:AP)

Jo has criticised the ‘sluggish’ international response, particularly from the Middle East Quartet

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Lib Dem leader backs campaign against Bishopbriggs prison name

Jo Swinson with Tavish Scott at the Low Moss prison site in Bishopbriggs

Jo has collected over 500 signatures on her own petition against the proposed prison name

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BBC Profile: being the UK’s youngest MP

Jo was recently profiled for BBC news online, who were particularly interested in her experiences as the youngest MP at Westminster.

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Tavish Scott welcomes Jo’s local economy plan

Launch of economic recovery plan in Milngavie town centre

Tavish and others joined with Jo to launch the local Economic Recovery Plan

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