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Pre- SGM Fringe Meeting for SGM delegates and Observers (RMT)

Dear Comrades,   The LUEngineering Branch are organising a fringe meeting at the Special Annual General Meeting for delegates and branch observers (RMT).   This will be to show case the debate and highlight the reasons why our branch, and many others, believe that we should retain our existing political strategy and not affiliate to …
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Discussion on RMT Affiliation to the Labour Party

RMT Paddington No.1 Branch and SW&W Regional Council host a discussion on RMT Affiliation to the Labour Party RMT and LABOUR   ‘The past we inherit, the future we build’     Special Meeting Wednesday, 25 April 2018 18.00hrs Friends House 173-177 Euston Road, London, NW1 2BJ   All members WELCOME   RMT members are …
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RMT Wishaw and Motherwell: Reasons they are against Labour Party Affiliation

RMT Wishaw and Motherwell:          12th April 2014   RMT affiliation to the Labour Party: Branch and Regional Council Consultation   Preamble:   1)  On this and each and every occasion, we must examine what is in the best interests of our Members.   In relation to the “RMT Labour Party Affiliation Discussion Paper” circularised to …
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Why LUEngineering Branch decided against Affiliation to the Labour Party

Following several branch meetings to discuss the matter of whether to reaffiliate to the Labour Party, our Branch decided against.   We also decided to take part in the broader campaign to keep our political independence     Click here to read why     Please ‘like’ the campaign facebook page –   https://m.facebook.com/Campaign-to-defend-RMTs-political-strategy-731272743663085/   …
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Labour Party Affiliation

RMT Labour Party affiliation consultation – please be involved in the discussion   As you may be aware your union is consulting RMT Branches over whether the union should affiliate to the Labour party and I am writing to explain the current situation and to advise you that your NEC is asking for the widest …
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New Membership forms from the 1st March 2018

NEW LAW – NEW MEMBERSHIP FORMS   I am writing in relation to the production of new membership forms that we must use from the 1st March 2018.   The main reason for the change is that from this date the Tory government’s attack against unions using political funds to campaign and support political initiatives …
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