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Big Question: would a one-party state be a disaster for Scotland?

The SNP is set to sweep Scotland's seats

By Prospect Team  

An SNP voter at the "hope over fear" nationalist rally in George Square, Glasgow. © Danny Lawson/PA Wire/Press Association Images

Nobody knows exactly how well the SNP will do in next week’s general election, but by 8th May their MPs are likely to represent the vast majority of Scotland at Westminister, and one poll this week suggested they could take all 59 seats. 

In recent decades, Scotland has drawn its MPs from a mixture…

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