Again this week Labour beat the NHS drum while Annabel Goldie, still euphoric from her party's good fortune of now being in charge at Westminster, suggested Alex Salmond co-operate with all the new coalition undertakes.
Tavish Scott had the same idea and he too listed a series of actions which he expected the First Minister to support.
Each questioner was dealt with swiftly and efficiently and none could argue with the responses they received. Alex Salmond was on form today. Perhaps it was because he knew he would be announcing 450 new jobs were to be created by the John Lewis Partnership group in Hamilton.