Jo: SNP have taken their eye off the ball on NHS care

East Dunbartonshire MP Jo Swinson has warned that the SNP Government are falling behind on crucial NHS services as new figures showed that performance against key waiting time targets for a number of diagnostic tests is significantly worse in Scotland than in England. 

Jo: SNP have taken their eye off the ball on NHS care

MP welcomes money for Caldwell Halls refurbishment

Local MP Jo Swinson is pleased that a Big Lottery grant of nearly £10,000 will be spent on renovating the Caldwell Halls in Torrance.

MP welcomes money for Caldwell Halls refurbishment

Jo comments on Smith Commission

Today the Smith Commission published its proposals for further powers for the Scottish Parliament. Commenting, Jo said:

Jo comments on Smith Commission

Jo praises increased support for local carers

Local MP Jo Swinson is pleased that support for local carers is improving across East Dunbartonshire. In the last year, respite weeks for carers in East Dunbartonshire have increased by 10%, making our local area one of the best in Scotland for giving hard-working carers well deserved breaks.

Jo praises increased support for local carers

Where is cash to fix East Dunbartonshire’s roads? – Jo

Local MP Jo Swinson has accused Alex Salmond of refusing to say whether he will spend the available money to fix East Dunbartonshire’s crumbling roads. Jo is now challenging the new First Minister to take action.

Where is cash to fix East Dunbartonshire’s roads? – Jo

CBI right to back free childcare - Jo

Local MP Jo Swinson has welcomed Confederation of British Industry (CBI) calls to help families by increasing free childcare - plans which have already been set out by the Liberal Democrats.

CBI right to back free childcare - Jo

About Jo

Jo Swinson MP represents her home seat of East Dunbartonshire, having won it from Labour in 2005 and being re-elected in 2010. In September 2012 Jo was appointed the Minister for Employment Relations and Consumer Affairs in the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills and Minister for Women and Equalities in the Department of Culture, Media and Sport. Read more