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Photo of Richard Arkless Richard Arkless Scottish National Party, Dumfries and Galloway 9:30 am, 2nd July 2015

Despite the lauded progress that is apparently being made, only 26% of 110 Government posts are occupied by women. Does the Minister agree that it would be a fine time to follow the example of the Scottish Government and persuade the Prime Minister to create a gender-balanced Cabinet?