‘But Northern Ireland, Wales and Scotland will GET MORE MONEY to decide how to spend’
After Johnson brayed with the pride of a 5 year-old ‘I’m on message (miss)!‘ because he’d managed to scrawl ‘social care‘ on a mug, we hear the above explanation of how a UK-wide tax hike will lead to investment in the devolved health areas.
It just comes naturally to them, to put it that way. They think of us as dependents and that narrative then resurfaces in adult political exchange, even among those who should know a bit about Scotland’s wealth.
It all adds up.