Scottish Co-operative Party announces nominations for Scottish Labour leadership

The Scottish Co-operative Party has agreed to back Sarah Boyack MSP for leader and Kezia Dugdale MSP for Deputy Leader.

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The Council of the Scottish Co-operative Party has today given its supporting nominations in the Scottish Labour Leadership and Deputy Leadership elections to Sarah Boyack MSP for Leader and Kezia Dugdale MSP for Deputy Leader.

Commenting on this Cathy Peattie, Chair of the Scottish Co-operative Party said:

‘The Scottish Labour Party is lucky to have such a high quality panel of candidates. It was good to see all of the candidates giving prominence to co-operative policies in their policy programme for Scotland’s future. The Scottish Co-operative Party looks forward to working with all of these candidates in the future as we strive to create a fairer, better, more co-operative Scotland.’’