All 3 results for jeremy corbyn speaker:John Mason

Scottish Parliament: UK Trade Arrangements: Scotland’s Role (25 Sep 2018)

John Mason: ...much earlier in the process. There is probably a majority in the House of Commons for a soft Brexit that keeps us in the single market and the customs union. However, it seems that Theresa May and Jeremy Corbyn are putting their parties before the country, rather than standing up to the ardent Brexiteers in both parties. Labour seems to be saying that we need a federal system. I seem to...

Scottish Parliament: Programme for Government 2018-19 (5 Sep 2018)

John Mason: ...the poor got super poor, that would still be success in the Conservative world, as long as the economy was growing. On the other hand, we have Labour, which does not do realism. Richard Leonard and Jeremy Corbyn are probably well-meaning people, in a bumbling sort of way. They say that we should spend more and more; they do not really have a plan for where the money would come...

Scottish Parliament: Scottish Rate Resolution 2018-19 (20 Feb 2018)

John Mason: .... However, we can be fairly sure that some people will look only to their personal advantage and will do all that they can to avoid paying the tax that they are meant to pay. I accept that the Jeremy Corbyn and Richard Leonard style of politics is to put the emphasis on presentation rather than content, and that has proved popular to some extent. However, when we are actually responsible...

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