Belinda Beaton: We know who lost in Scotland. Who won?

September 22, 2014 2:12 PM

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Belinda Beaton: We know who lost in Scotland. Who won?

This was one referendum where the wording of the question was unambiguous. And 55.3 percent voted No to Scotland becoming a separate country.

But by the end of the campaign, voting No had changed from an endorsement of the status quo to a bid for more powers for Scotland. This shift crystallized in the final week of the campaign when the three panicking Westminster party leaders quickly contrived a pledge for devolution.

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