Tag Archives: poverty

Anne McTaggart MSP Backs Caring Christmas Trees Project

Glasgow Labour MSP Anne McTaggart has pledged her support to the Caring Christmas Trees project, which sells sustainably farmed Nordmann Firs trees at competitive prices and uses the profits to help support a number of local charities. This follows the … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Fighting Inequality

I regularly get emails and letters from constituents asking me questions on a whole range of issues. I recently received an interesting letter which raised the issue of increasing inequality in our society and asking my views on the matter. As … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Glasgow MSP slams SNP over Child Poverty

Commenting on a debate on Child Poverty in the Scottish Parliament yesterday (27 March), Glasgow Labour MSP Anne McTaggart said: “It is disgraceful that 160,000 children in Scotland live in poverty. Glaswegians will therefore rightly ask why the SNP has … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

McTaggart Demands Action from Scottish Government to Tackle Root Causes of Poverty

Anne McTaggart MSP has demanded action from the Scottish Government in order to tackle the root causes of poverty, as it is “the biggest issue that our children could face”. Speaking in the Scottish Government debate ‘Scotland – the Best … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , | Leave a comment