Trade Union Bill: Tories defy 32-year cross-party agreement not to interfere with other parties’ bankrolling | UK Politics | News | The Independent

The minister steering trade union reforms through the House of Lords has admitted she has only just read the document that set the framework for organised labour and political funding for the past three decades.  Peers were stunned when Baroness Neville-Rolfe, a business minister and former Tesco director, said the first time she had seen a crucial exchange of papers between Lord Tom King and the late Lord Len Murray from 1984 was earlier in the week.

Source: Trade Union Bill: Tories defy 32-year cross-party agreement not to interfere with other parties’ bankrolling | UK Politics | News | The Independent

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