U.K. Election Results and Scotland

First Minister Nicola Sturgeon talked about the United Kingdom’s (U.K.) parliamentary election and the future of Scotland. The Scottish… read more

First Minister Nicola Sturgeon talked about the United Kingdom’s (U.K.) parliamentary election and the future of Scotland. The Scottish National Party (SNP) gained 50 seats in the election, giving it 56 of 59 seats allotted to Scotland in the House of Commons.

She told the audience that the U.S. would have nothing to fear if Scotland were to ever became an independent nation. She also discussed relations with the U.K. since the election and the implications for Scotland if the U.K. breaks away from the European Union, a referendum that would be put to vote before 2017. Following her remarks, she took questions from the audience. close

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Program ID:
326495-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Jun 11, 2015 | 8:31am EDT | C-SPAN 2
Last Aired:
Jun 16, 2015 | 6:50pm EDT | C-SPAN 3

Airing Details

  • Jun 11, 2015 | 8:31am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jun 11, 2015 | 10:55pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jun 12, 2015 | 4:38am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jun 12, 2015 | 1:52pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jun 15, 2015 | 2:57am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Jun 16, 2015 | 6:50pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
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