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Wednesday, 27 April 2011

Tory Stalking Horse Anti Strike Bill Defeated - but watch this space

Tory MP Dominic Raab’s attempt to introduce a bill in the House of Commons that would require more than 50 per cent of trade union members to vote for industrial action to make it legal was defeated by 171 to 151 votes last night http://www.powerinaunion.co.uk/tory-taliban-anti-union-bill-defeated/