The former chancellor warned that whilst the issue of Scottish MPs voting rights on English-only matters needed to be addressed, to link it with further powers to Holyrood risked putting the SNP back into the ascendency.
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Scottish devolution and questions about free speech have prompted a resurgence of one of our oldest ethical debates.
Following Scotland’s example, the Welsh Assembly hopes the move will lead to an increase in democratic engagement.
The case for slackening central government’s overbearing stranglehold on political decision-making is overwhelming.
The Welsh first minister will today call for a new “Union mindset” that seeks to provide a greater voice and role for the devolved institutions in UK affairs.