3. To ask the Scottish Government what its position is on the inquiry by the United Kingdom Parliament’s Public Administration Select Committee on the impartiality of civil servants in relation to the independence referendum. (S4O-02979)
I agree with the Deputy First Minister that any review should not single out one part of the civil service. Does the Deputy First Minister agree that it is the proper role of the Scottish Government civil service to support the Scottish ministers’ policies for constitutional reform?
I thank Claudia Beamish and John Finnie—I know that it was a joint effort—for securing the debate and for the informative blogging. I think that the work that they did in Gaza was commendable, and I got a lot of information from reading what they wrote. I want to concentrate on what is, for me, the most important part of the motion: the situation in Gaza. As Claudia Beamish and...
Scottish National Party MSP for Glasgow Kelvin