Tag Archives: Scottish Parliament

Glasgow MSP – “Scotland’s Attitude to Entrepreneurship Must Evolve”

Anne McTaggart MSP has spoken of the need for Scotland to have a healthier attitude towards entrepreneurship. Ms McTaggart made her calls during a debate at the Scottish Parliament on 2nd June on ‘Scotland can do: a framework for entrepreneurship … Continue reading

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Anne McTaggart MSP Backs Calls a for Statutory Code of Practice for Pub Companies

Glasgow Labour MSP Anne McTaggart has thrown her support behind calls for a statutory code of practice for pub companies in Scotland. Ms McTaggart made her calls during her fellow Scottish Labour MSP Paul Martin’s member’s business debate at the … Continue reading

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Anne McTaggart MSP Formally Introduces Launch of Transplantation (Authorisation of Removal of Organs etc.) (Scotland) Bill

Glasgow Labour MSP Anne McTaggart today formally introduced her Transplantation (Authorisation of Removal of Organs etc.) (Scotland) Bill. To mark the introduction of the Bill Ms McTaggart hosted an event at the Scottish Parliament and a large group of transplant … Continue reading

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Anne McTaggart MSP on TTIP – “Our Public Services & Democratic Principles Are Not Up For Trade”

Glasgow Labour MSP Anne McTaggart has voiced her concerns over the proposed new transatlantic trade and investment partnership (TTIP) between the EU and the USA. Ms McTaggart, Scottish Labour’s Shadow Minister for Europe and International Development and a member of … Continue reading

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Anne McTaggart MSP Celebrates Scotland’s Cultural and Creative Attractions

Glasgow Labour MSP Anne McTaggart has praised Scotland’s cultural and creative attractions and welcomed the Scottish Parliament’s on-going commitment to their continued success. Ms McTaggart was speaking in a debate at the Scottish Parliament on Tuesday 21st April on the … Continue reading

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Time to Bring Back Fresh Talent Initiative

Glasgow Labour MSP Anne McTaggart has hailed the contribution of international students to Scotland and called for the reintroduction of the fresh talent initiative to encourage foreign nationals to study in Scotland. Ms McTaggart, Scottish Labour’s Shadow Minister for Europe … Continue reading

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Anne McTaggart Celebrates International Women’s Day by Paying Tribute to Life of Mary Barbour

On International Women’s Day last week (Tuesday 3rd March), Glasgow Labour MSP Anne McTaggart paid tribute to one of Glasgow’s greatest women, Mary Barbour, during a speech at the Scottish Parliament. Ms McTaggart was speaking during her Scottish Labour colleague … Continue reading

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Motion 24/02/2015

Motion S4M-12414: Anne McTaggart, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 24/02/2015 That the Parliament congratulates Glasgow City Council on being awarded the title of Super Local Authority and being selected to take part in WWF’s Earth Hour, in which the city will … Continue reading

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Motions and Questions: W/B 02/02/15

Motion S4M-12257: Anne McTaggart, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 05/02/2015  That the Parliament congratulates Celtic Connections on what it considers to have been an extremely successful annual folk, roots and world music festival in Glasgow with more than 100,000 people attending … Continue reading

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Anne McTaggart MSP – We Must Never Forget the Victims of the Holocaust

Glasgow Labour MSP Anne McTaggart yesterday remembered the 6 million Jews who died in the Holocaust and warned that the lessons of history cannot be forgotten. Ms McTaggart was speaking in a debate at the Scottish Parliament on Holocaust Memorial … Continue reading

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