Oil. If you listen to Alistair Darling and the glooms from Better Together, you'd think that Scotland was the only country in the world where it was bad to have a massive oil reserve. Honestly, gies a break. Let's instead look at what the oil industry itself says about its investments in the North Sea.
One more thing. Norway's oil fund is now worth £460bn. That's more than their national debt. What do you think the UK's oil fund is worth? About the same maybe? After all we discovered oil at the same time. Nope, it's worth nothing, zero, £0.00. In fact we don't have one. Now, on September 18th, when you're voting, remember you're voting for a new future for you and your children, and a new Scottish oil fund will help pay for it.
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