Tuesday, 26 August 2014

Fwd: An important moment, andy

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From: Yes Scotland - Blair Jenkins <info@yesscotland.net>
Date: Tue, 26 Aug 2014 11:10:09 +0000
Subject: An important moment, andy
To: andy <dafthermit@gmail.com>

An important moment, andy

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Dear andy,

Last night's TV debate saw the First Minister set out a confident and
persuasive vision of the more successful country Scotland can be with
independence. Three key points emerged:
* an important concession by the No campaign leader, Alistair Darling,
who admitted (https://vine.co/v/MlAxLYOdJIh) that an independent
Scotland could use the pound;
* it also became clear that a No vote will leave our NHS under threat
(http://www.yesscotland.net/news/why-are-no-campaign-saying-different-things-north-and-south-border)
and vulnerable to any damaging knock-on effects of English NHS
privatisation;
* the No campaign leader couldn't name the job-creating powers that
would come to Scotland after a No vote, so we need a Yes to get these
new powers.

Now it's over to us to take Alex Salmond's powerful argument
(https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FvQN1QZK9-0) to our families,
communities and personal networks. Why not find an event near you to
take part in the Yes campaign
(http://events.yesscotland.net/join_an_event) ?
Thank you,

Blair Jenkins

Watch Darling's confession (https://vine.co/v/MlAxLYOdJIh)

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