Democracy: it’s for everyone

You shouldn’t have to be an expert to understand what goes on in the Scottish Parliament. Your politicians represent you… but what exactly do they do in your name?

TheyWorkForYou takes open data from the Scottish Parliament, and presents it in a way that’s easy to follow – for everyone. So now you can check, with just a few clicks: are They Working For You?

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Thursday, 26 May 2016

Scottish Parliament debate

Kenneth Macintosh : Resumed debate. This afternoon’s business is the continuation of the debate on taking Scotland forward. I invite members who intend to speak to press their request-to-speak button now, and...

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What is the Scottish Parliament?

The Scottish Parliament is the national legislature of Scotland, located in Edinburgh. The Parliament consists of 129 members known as MSPs, elected for four-year terms; 73 represent individual geographical constituencies, and 56 are regional representatives.