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All 3 results for boris speaker:Tavish Scott

Scottish Parliament: European Union Withdrawal Agreement and Political Declaration (5 Dec 2018)

Tavish Scott: ...cannot agree anything, other than opposition to a hard Brexit, it is the people who must determine the future. Many sensible Tories are making exactly that case. Jo Johnson, the brother of Boris, but a pro-European, resigned, saying that the deal represents “a failure of British statecraft on a scale unseen since the Suez crisis”. For the avoidance of doubt, that is not a compliment on...

Scottish Parliament: Article 50 Withdrawal Process (9 Jan 2018)

Tavish Scott: ...UK being a Theresa May red line. The agreement on citizens’ rights also means a continuing role for the ECJ, despite all the protestations to the contrary. Some other red lines are blurring too. Boris Johnson, speaking as the Foreign Secretary, said Brussels could “go whistle” for any British money. However, we will now pay at least £40 billion for leaving the EU. So much for the...

Scottish Parliament: Culture, Creative Industries and Tourism (European Union Referendum) (29 Nov 2016)

Tavish Scott: Europe after we have left, because he will still be refereeing on Wednesday nights across in Madrid, and good luck to him with that. For Jackson Carlaw to accuse others of blunderbussing, when Boris Johnson, the Foreign Secretary, goes round the world in the way that he does, takes the breath away. That was breathtaking from the Conservatives. Stuart McMillan was right about clarity. It...

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