SNP - Double Dipping and Defending the Indefensible
Back in 2011 John Swinney did the right thing when Glasgow City Council was 'gaming the system' over councillors' pay.
A decade later the SNP is defending the indefensible by turning a blind eye to the practice of local SNP councillors having second or even third jobs with local MSPs and MPs - cosy arrangements which, thanks to the SNP, now lack any independent oversight or regulation.
Here's a reminder from the blog archive of what's been going on in this well organised 'racket'.
SNP - Defending the Indefensible (January 11, 2022)
LGAS : Local Government Policy and Relationships Unit