Gary Elliot: Federalism? A lie and a con in 2014 and a lie and a con now
CommonSpace columnist Gary Elliot says Scotland has already had a 'people's constitutional convention', but Labour refused to play ball
WHAT do you call a nationwide engagement on the constitutional future of Scotland that included public meetings, large scale engagement and elicited over 14,000 responses from individual members of the public and over 250 submissions from a variety of groups and organisations broadly representing what is termed 'civic Scotland'? To me, it would be perfectly valid to call it a 'people’s constitutional convention'.