Unite union 'pushing for de-selection of Scottish Labour MP Ian Murray'

The Unite union is understood to be pushing for Scottish Labour 's Ian Murray to be de-selected in the next general election.

Murray represents Edinburgh South and has been a critic of Jeremy Corbyn.

The BBC are reporting that Unite are pushing for his deselection. Murray was Scotland's only Labour MP between 2015 and 2017.

A contest to replace a sitting MP is triggered if a third of local members or affiliated unions back it.

A vote on the issue is...
source: Daily Record

2019-10-23 01:56
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