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Jim Murphy was the Labour Party candidate in Member of Parliament for East Renfrewshire in the 2015 General Election. Our volunteers have been adding information on Jim Murphy - here's everything we know so far!

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James Francis Murphy (born 23 August 1967) is a Scottish former politician who was Leader of the Scottish Labour Party between 2014 and 2015 and a cabinet minister in the UK Government. He was the Member of Parliament for East Renfrewshire (formerly the Eastwood constituency) from 1997 until losing his seat in 2015.

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  • 2015: The 2015 General Election, as the Labour Party candidate for the Member of Parliament for East Renfrewshire
  • 2010: The 2010 General Election, as the Labour Party candidate for the Member of Parliament for East Renfrewshire

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