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A podcast from Matt Forde

The Political Party

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190 Episodes

190 Episodes

A podcast from Matt Forde

The Political Party

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190 Episodes

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Stand-up comedian, TalkSPORT host and former political advisor Matt Forde presents THE POLITICAL PARTY, a monthly celebration of politics and its big personalities recorded live at the St James Theatre every month.

Latest Episode

27 Aug 2020 • 1 hour

Show 176 - Jackie Bailie

Scottish Labour's Finance Spokesperson gives us a brilliant insight into the latest issues in Scottish politics. Jackie responds to the latest figures on Scotland's spending, revenue and deficit - and what it means in the political context of independence. She also shares her experiences as a member of the Committee on the Scottish Government's Handling of Harassment Claims and their frustration at not being able to access the information they want. Jackie is also Deputy Leader of Scottish Labour and gives a frank assessment about the party's position and future. Pre-order a signed copy of Matt's book 'Politically Homeless' here: https://blackwells.co.uk/bookshop/product/2100000262618 Follow Jackie on Twitter here: @jackiebmsp Follow Matt on Twitter: @mattforde For the latest UK Government advice on coronavirus go to: https://www.gov.uk/coronavirus