Molly will today launch a new report detailing the burden of student debt and how this has increased gradually under all three main Westminster parties. The report also highlights how student loans are exacerbating the generation divide because the debt load is being used to secure the private pensions of the elderly, many of whom previously benefited from free higher education.
Molly Scott Cato, as Green Party speaker on EU relations, has welcomed the European Parliament’s overwhelming support for the relocation of refugees in the EU, but has launched a blistering attack on the Conservatives.
“As your Green MP, I will fight to reverse this race to the bottom and give our NHS the emergency kiss of life it so desperately needs. If you look at the record of all of the other major parties it's clear that only the Green Party can be trusted to protect the NHS. One more Green MP in parliament brings us one step closer to reinstating a fully funded, truly public NHS."
Molly has hit out at Theresa May's 'devastating' school funding cuts as Tory MPs revolt over the controversial plans. The Bristol West candidate joins more than a dozen Conservative MPs who have today publicly criticised the Prime Minister's funding shake-up, which headteachers warn will lead to many schools across Bristol losing huge sums of money. Schools … Continue reading Molly Scott Cato slams education cuts in Bristol as Tories revolt
"A ratification referendum is the chance to give back control."
"It's a scandal that Tory Minsters show such shocking disregard for the UK's legal and moral obligation to take action on air pollution. Even more outrageous that they are now seeking to use the general election as an excuse for inaction and to cover up their total failure to protect public health."