West Lothian, United Kingdom

Current West Lothian News

West Lothian question continues to puzzle - BBC News
David Cameron said: "The question of English votes for English laws - the so-called West Lothian question - requires a decisive answer. "So, just as Scotland will vote separately in the Scottish Parliament on their issues of tax, spending and welfare ...
Sun, 21 Sep 2014 18:43:23 GMT
Labour must reconnect with English identity and avoid 'West Lothian' rebellion ... - The Independent
Sketch: Miliband has no answer to West Lothian question. Mr Hoey warned that Mr Miliband's plans for a constitutional convention after the general election would “look like it's just putting it all into the long grass and we don't really care about ...
Sun, 21 Sep 2014 18:40:51 GMT
Oil States announces plans for 100 West Lothian jobs - BBC News
Aberdeen-based oil and gas services company Oil States has announced plans to create 100 new jobs in West Lothian. The firm is looking to recruit a range of staff including welders, machinists, inspectors and technicians at its new facility at ...
Sat, 20 Sep 2014 03:24:00 GMT
Scottish referendum result: What is the West Lothian question? - The Independent
The West Lothian question, or the issue of “English votes for English laws”, regards the concept that in a devolved system, Scottish MPs can vote on England-only policies, but English MPs do not have an equivalent say on how Scotland is run because it ...
Fri, 19 Sep 2014 09:32:45 GMT
The West Lothian Question: Is English devolution a sensible idea? - Mirror.co.uk
So you can fully expect Ed Miliband to be worried about solving the West Lothian Question and going against "English votes for English laws". In the face of stiff opposition to an English Parliament, what David Cameron is likely to do is devolve powers ...
Fri, 19 Sep 2014 16:03:35 GMT