Real anti- austerity policies have arrived in Scotland

Real anti-austerity politics have finally landed in Scotland

Kezia Dugdale Alex Rowley

At last voters in Scotland will have a real choice at the ballot box.

Scottish Labour’s policy to stop cuts to schools and local services by setting the Scottish rate of income tax 1 penny higher than George Osborne has challenged the SNP to put their money where their mouth is.

The response from the SNP has been revealing. Faced with the choice of using the powers of the Scottish Parliament to stop cuts to schools and local services the SNP choose to endorse the tax plans of George Osborne rather than do things differently. Read more here