Labour needs a “more independent” and “robust” processes for dealing with complaints, Scottish leader Richard Leonard has said.
Richard Leonard admits he faces a battle to win Jeremy Corbyn’s support for opposing a second independence referendum in Labour’s next general election manifesto.
Sir, – British Labour’s scatterbrained joke of a Scottish branch manager Richard Leonard is calling on Holyrood to scrap the Tories’ two child limit for people on benefits.
Scottish Labour will implement all-women shortlists in selections for Holyrood and Westminster, leader Richard Leonard has confirmed.
The Scottish Government should effectively abolish Westminster’s “abhorrent” two child benefit cap and the so-called “rape clause” in the Holyrood Budget, Richard Leonard has said.
Teachers must be prepared to accept a “fair” and “realistic” pay deal, not the unaffordable 10% rise unions are demanding, the First Minister has said.
Richard Leonard says austerity measures are being imposed upon councils and schools in Scotland, after teachers rejected the latest pay offer from the Scottish Government.
Scottish Labour leader Richard Leonard has said the turmoil of Brexit would be nothing compared with that of Scotland leaving the UK.
John McDonnell has said the Scottish Labour leader has “quite rightfully” refused to raise the higher tax band in line with Westminster.
Shadow Scottish Secretary Lesley Laird backs conflicting Labour policies on income tax in England and Scotland
Labour’s shadow Scottish Secretary says both John McDonnell and Richard Leonard are correct on income tax - despite having conflicting policies.