Ruth Maguire MSP raised concern that Brexit continues to harm Scotland’s economy – a persistent reminder of the ongoing cost which Scotland is paying for Westminster mismanagement. 

Reflecting on the Scottish Government’s publication which showed analysis that the status quo is not allowing Scotland to fulfil our potential and that the UK economic model and Westminster decision making are holding us back. 

During Finance and Economy Portfolio Question Time, Ruth asked the Scottish Government Minister, Ivan McKee, how with full control over economic powers, we would be better placed to realise Scotland’s full economic potential.

Watch the exchange and Ivan McKee’s response here: