jim murphy

Nearly half of Labour MPs would prefer Ed Miliband pursued council tax reforms instead of his flagship mansion tax proposal
Scottish Labour MPs have slapped down their party colleague Diane Abbott after she accused Jim Murphy of trying to "expropriate
The 2015 general election is underway but today Labour decided to have a mini-civil war rather than focus on the Conservatives
The man who would be king of Scotland has proved himself once again to be a politician's politician. The statesmanship Alex Salmond showed by resigning at the end of an unsuccessful referendum has been matched only by his realpolitik in returning to Westminster politics...
The Scottish Labour party today announced that Jim Murphy will be its new leader. Murphy, MP for East Renfrewshire, was elected
If the Tories in Scotland and the SNP could cast a vote between November 17, when the ballot commences, and December 13, when the new leader is announced, you can be sure it would be for Jim Murphy. Why? Because with Murphy as leader the likelihood of a Tory government at Westminster in 2015 increases to the point of being guaranteed.
Ukip/Tory majority will lead to more right-wing policies, more crippling austerity, more needless deaths through benefit sanctions, more civil liberties being stripped away, and the countryside fracked for profit and greed. Scotland must not be submissive, and should stand up and be counted... Returning more SNP to Westminster next May is the only solution.
Ed Miliband has rejected an accusation by former Scottish Labour leader Johann Lamont that he treated Scotland as a "branch
The Iraq war damaged the Labour Party in Scotland and boosted the anti-war SNP, according to the party's new interim leader
David Cameron will gather senior MPs at his official country retreat today to consider his plan to restrict the voting rights