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Scottish independence: Vote Yes and get the Tories

An independent Scotland might be helpless to resist decisions made in Westminster about its fate

By Peter Kellner  

Scottish protesters bemoan David Cameron outside of a speech in Glasgow—but would voting Yes hand their future to the Tories? © Danny Lawson/PA Wire/Press Association Images


Here is a modest proposal for Better Together, the campaign trying to keep Scotland in the United Kingdom.

YouGov’s recent polls show you are losing two key arguments: increasingly, Scottish voters think London’s politicians are bluffing when they…

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