Monica Lennon says the party can no longer rely on 'party grandees getting wheeled out to preach to the nation'.
Scottish Labour leader says 'substantial share' of Scotland's ticket allocation should be set aside for emergency services.
Richard Leonard said a bid to oust him at a meeting of the party's ruling body is 'entirely factional'.
Senior Labour MP Rachel Reeves pointed to 'pretty dire' poll ratings for Scottish Labour.
The Highlands politician, who has served as a councillor, MP and MSP, will step down aged 65.
Leader Richard Leonard said the Labour Party was a ‘broad church’ and should remain so.
Speaking at First Minister's Questions, Richard Leonard said his uncle had died in a care home with the virus.
Ian Murray was recently appointed as Labour's shadow Scotland secretary.
The Dumbarton MSP defeated Glasgow councillor Matt Kerr by 10,311 votes to 7528 to win the role.
The legislation tabled by Scottish Labour MSP Monica Lennon is aimed at ending period poverty.
Scotland's only Labour MP has launched a bid to become the deputy leader.