McConnell of Glenscorrodale, Lord Jack, MSP PC
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Member, House of Lords; born: 30 June 1960, Irvine, Ayrshire, UK; education: Arran High School, UK; Stirling Univ., UK; party: Labour; political career: Mem., Stirling District Cncl., 1984-93; Leader of the Cncl., 1990-92; Gen.-Sec., Scottish Labour Party, 1992-98; MSP for Motherwell and Wishaw; Minister for Finance, Scottish Parl., 1999-00; Minister for Education and External Affairs, 2000-2001; First Minister of Scotland, 2001-07; President, Legislative Regions of Europe 2004; UK Prime Minister's Special Representative for Peacekeeping; Mem., House of Lords, 2010-; inter…

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“McConnell of Glenscorrodale, Lord Jack, MSP PC”, in: International Year Book and Statesmen's Who's Who, Edited by: Jennifer Dilworth, Megan Stuart-Jones. Consulted online on 16 January 2019 <>

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