Scotland and London are ready for a long struggle over the referendum

Scotland and London are ready for a long struggle over the referendum

Analysis – After the election victory, Scottish Prime Minister Nicola Sturgeon challenges Boris Johnson.

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They didn’t hit the magic number 65, but came very close to it. The separatists of the SNP (Scottish National Party) not only have one seat in the Holyrood Parliament, they won ten years ago in 2011. Prime Minister Nicola Sturgeon, The proximity of the goal is annoying, but the success is clear. Pro-independence parties have a comfortable majority.

With the support of the Greens, who won 8 seats, the separatists won 72 of the 129 seats. “It was a huge success for Nicola Sturgeon, Comments Nicola McQueen, Associate Director, Center for Constitutional Change, University of Edinburgh, It may have lost an absolute majority by one seat, but it has twice as many seats as its closest rival and the pro-independence majority is stronger than ever in view of the Greens’ victory.. “Before the declaration

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Cory Weinberg covers the intersection of tech and cities. That means digging into how startups and big tech companies are trying to reshape real estate, transportation, urban planning, and travel. Previously, he reported on Bay Area housing and commercial real estate for the San Francisco Business Times. He received a "best young journalist" award from the National Association of Real Estate Editors.

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