Alistair Darling has confirmed he will stand down as a Labour MP at the next election and thrown his weight behind Jim Murphy to become the party's new leader in Scotland.
Jim has the enthusiasm, the energy and above all he's a fighter. For too long we have sat back when we needed to fight.
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