Labour conference: Row over proposed NEC changes

Labour conference: Row over proposed NEC changes

Changes to Labour's internal rules have sparked an angry row at the party conference in Liverpool.
Supporters of leader Jeremy Corbyn fear the package of reforms will tip the balance on the National Executive Committee away from him.
Loud protests were heard before the vote was taken, with Mr Corbyn's supporters calling for a line-by-line debate on each measure.
They include giving Scottish and Welsh parties a voting member of the NEC.
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27 September 2016 in Politics, Views: 45
Source: BBC

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