The coalition Government in Westminster says the Autumn Statement hands Scotland an extra £308 million in the next two years. But the Nationalist Scottish Government says that doesn't make up for £3.1 billion of previous cuts.
SNP ministers are under opposition pressure to spend the extra cash on their flagship policy of extra childcare.
Our Political Editor Peter MacMahon got this reaction at Holyrood today:
ITV Border's Political Editor dissects the battle ahead after George Osborne's Autumn Statement.
ITV Border's Political Editor Peter MacMahon takes a look at the Autumn Statement.