Reports in the Sunday Times [28/9/14] that David Cameron is set to announce a package of welfare cuts targeted at young people have been branded ‘grossly irresponsible’ today. The Sunday Times reveals that people between 18 and 21 are to be barred from claiming either jobseeker’s allowance or housing benefit, leaving a potentially catastrophic gap […]
George speaks in the first debate after the referendum. First Minister Alex Salmond gave a statement to parliament regarding the referendum followed by a debate on his statement.
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George Adam has welcomed new figures showing that 37 new council houses have been built in Renfrewshire since 2009 with Scottish Government funding, providing a “huge boost” to the local economy. This compares with only 6 council homes being built in the whole of Scotland during the previous Labour/ LibDem Government’s term. Analysis […]
After receiving numerous complaints from annoyed constituents about Renfrewshire Council’s inability to cut grass, Paisley’s MSP George Adam and Paisley South Councillor Marie McGurk are saying enough is enough, get the grass cut! Since March this year, the issue which George has received the most correspondence about is the lack of grass cutting, coupled with […]
George submitted this parliamentary motion today, congratulating everyone involved in this years Sma Shot Day. Below are some pictures from the event. Motion Number: S4M-10556 Lodged By: George Adam Date Lodged: 07/07/2014 Title: Sma Shot Day 2014 Motion Text: That the Parliament congratulates everyone involved in what it considers yet another successful Sma Shot Day, […]
Amid increasing warnings that public services south of the border are on the brink of collapse, the Paisley’s MSP is warning that further years of austerity is all that is on offer from the anti-independence parties. Former Tory Health Minister Stephen Dorrell warned that the NHS in England could collapse within five years due to […]
Following the publication of figures showing that in the past year alone the number of children in poverty grew by 30,000, the Paisley’s MSP is today highlighting the need to vote Yes for a better future. While Westminster cuts threaten to push 100,000 more children in Scotland into poverty by 2020, a Yes vote means […]