Scotland’s No victory sets stage for devolution dilemma in U.K. Add to ...

September 19, 2014 10:12 AM

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The United Kingdom is launching into its biggest constitutional change in three centuries after Scotland narrowly spurned independence while demanding that the Westminster parties make good on their pledge to bless the Scottish parliament with more powers.

While Prime Minister David Cameron was quick to declare a victory for the union after the official referendum results were released at dawn in Scotland, he was equally quick to promise that the government would move fast to rewrite the union pact and give Scotland considerably more power over taxati...

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