Knowledge Identifier: &Scottish_Labour_Party
Founded in 2010.
Countries: United Kingdom (58%), Scotland (23%), UK (8%)
Linked to: Scottish Parliament, Labour Party, European Parliament, House of Commons of the United Kingdom
Coupled with the 2010 UK General Election results, this suggests that Scottish Labour's disappointing performance in the 2011 Scottish Parliament Election does not necessarily translate into support for its political opponents in other elections
Better Together - The announcement of the upcoming referendum on Scottish independence in the aftermath of the Scottish National Party's victory at the Scottish Parliament elections in 2011 led to the Scottish Labour Party joining with the Conservatives and the Liberal Democrats in the pro-union Better Together campaign against Scottish independence
Iain Gray - On 13 June 2015, Gray was appointed Acting Leader of the Scottish Labour Party whilst a leadership and a deputy leadership election are being simultaneously held, on account of the Deputy Leader, Kezia Dugdale, resigning to run for Leader
James Kelly (Scottish politician) - When Kezia Dugdale resigned as Scottish Labour Party leader in December 2017, Kelly's name was touted as a potential successor