Mon 14 Dec, 2020

Welcoming the publication of a new opinion poll which shows the Scottish Greens on course to elect a record number of MSPs in May, Scottish Greens co-leader Patrick Harvie MSP said:

“This is just the latest opinion poll which shows the Scottish Greens on course to elect a record number of MSPs in May. It’s clear that our constructive approach to opposition is appreciated by the public, who see our current group of MSPs punching well above their weight. Although encouraging, we’ll continue to work hard for every vote, taking nothing for granted.”

This poll is also now the 16th in a row to demonstrate popular majority support for independence.

Mr Harvie added:

“It’s clear that the UK simply isn’t working for Scotland. 16 polls in a row have now shown sustained majority support for independence. Scottish Greens will head into the Scottish General Election in May with a clear commitment to holding an independence referendum, putting Scotland’s future in Scotland’s hands. And we’ll continue to make the case for a fairer, greener, independent Scotland at the heart of Europe.”

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