Another parliamentary question we don’t need to wait for the official answer to:
FFS Adam, you were a leftie! You know the answer – reduce inequality! I know you were hoping to blame the feckless poor for stuffing their weans with Mars bars and cocaine in front of the TV but here’s evidence that core Tory policies to maximise corporate profits, reduce taxation, allow exploitative advertising, minimise public services and increase our opportunities to earn poverty wages and live in slums, creating and worsening inequality, are significantly to blame. You can read scatter-graphs and correlations, I hope?
As for what the Scottish Government is doing to compensate for their policies, see these:
Another brass-neck award goes to the Scottish Tories!