Nicola Sturgeon should toss the SNP Growth Commission report in the shredder

It’s already been torn apart by economists and independence supporters. Now the renowned experts at the Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS) have had their say and confirmed that the SNP’s Growth Commission report offers further austerity. It’s time for Nicola Sturgeon to dump the discredited document in the shredder.

The First Minister is a master at the art of spin: she learned from her mentor Alex Salmond, who presented that magnificent work of fiction – the 2014 White Paper – to voters.

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