TITLE

SNP's damaging ploy

PUB. DATE
March 2013
SOURCE
Daily Mail;3/28/2013, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
ANOTHER SNP policy, the freeze on council tax, is beginning to look increasingly unsustainable in the light of a pessimistic report from the Accounts Commission.
ACCESSION #
86405719

 

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