“Ministers Need to hear the reality of Benefits System” - Carmichael

Alistair Carmichael, MP for Orkney and Shetland has called on Government Ministers to stop inflicting hardship by stopping benefits where good reasons exist for missed appointments.

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"Broadband roll out must be driven from the community up" says Carmichael

Alistair Carmichael MP for the Northern Isles today addressed a round table event on providing rural communities with super fast broadband. Also in attendance were Mims Davies MP, the Parliamentary Private Secretary to Matt Hancock, the Minister for the Digital Economy, the Federation of Small Bu...

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“Budget reveals how out of touch the Government is” – Carmichael

Alistair Carmichael, MP for Orkney and Shetland, has criticised the Government for their out of touch budget that will hit self employed people with a tax rise.

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More certainty needed for fishermen over Brexit – Carmichael

Alistair Carmichael, MP for the Northern Isles, has called on the Government to clarify their commitment to safeguarding UK Fishermen in the negotiation on exiting the European Union. 

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Carmichael Calls for Spirits duty cut

Alistair Carmichael, MP for Orkney and Shetland has called for a 2% cut in spirit duty to support the Scotch Whisky industry. Mr. Carmichael made the call in a letter to Philip Hammond ahead of the Spring Budget Statement on 8 March.

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