The many lies of Ruth Davidson

(If there are any we’re missing – let us know in the comments and we’ll add it. Links for evidence would also help)

Ruth lied when she said 1/5 Scots children leave primary school ‘functionally illiterate’[1].

Ruth lied she said the rape clause only require victims to “tick a box” to receive exemption[2].

Ruth lied when she said Scotland attract only four per cent of the UK’s immigrants[3].

Ruth lied when she said child poverty and inequality has fallen since the Tory government came to office[4].

Ruth lied when she said that “No means we stay in, we are members of the European Union[5].”

Ruth lied when she said the SNP was obsessed with independence, when actually the opposite is true[6].

Ruth lied when she said that the SNP’s governance would deter investment[7].

Ruth lied  when she said the UK government was not taking disability vehicles away[8].

Ruth lied when she said the SNP don’t have a mandate for a #ScotRef. The people elected a pro-independence majority Scottish parliament[9].

Ruth lied when it came to college places[10].

 

[1] https://theferret.scot/one-in-five-children-dont-leave-primary-school-functionally-illiterate/

[2] https://theferret.scot/rape-victims-dont-just-tick-box-receive-tax-credit-exemption/

[3] https://theferret.scot/scotland-attracts-four-percent-uk-immigrants/

[4] The IFS and http://www.thenational.scot/politics/14891078.Ruth_Davidson_attacked_for_making_pledges_on_child_poverty/

[5]http://www.thenational.scot/politics/14894562.Ruth_Davidson_accused_of____enormous_U_Turn____on_Europe/

[6] https://weegingerdug.wordpress.com/2017/04/25/the-monomaniacal-single-obsession-party/

https://indyref2.scot/whos-really-obsessing-about-independence

https://stv.tv/news/politics/1387481-sturgeon-davidson-has-obsession-about-independence/

http://thenational.scot/news/15256624.Carolyn_Leckie__Ruth_Davidson_needs_to_stop_talking_about_independence_and_get_on_with_the_day_job/

[7] https://beta.gov.scot/news/record-breaking-year-for-foreign-direct-investment/

[8] http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-39575293

[9] http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/av/uk-politics-32662333/snp-wins-landslide-general-election-victory-in-scotland

http://www.thenational.scot/politics/15231355.James_Kelly__SNP_will_struggle_to_keep_all_of_their_56_seats_but_another_sizeable_majority_looks_inevitable/

[10] http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-scotland-politics-35323748

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