Support for proportional representation among Labour members is not going away. Had the leadership backed this call from members as they backed other reforms this week PR may now be Labour Party policy. Next year, let’s make sure the unions and leadership back them as well.
“We can’t build a just society on rotten democratic foundations,” the ERS’ Jess Garland told Labour conference on Monday. The vast majority of local party delegates agreed – with 80% backing a motion for Labour to support a shift to a proportional voting system.
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