It once again shows that some people in the Trade Union Movement have forgot the true purpose of the Trade Union Movement.
Dave Prentis, general secretary, Unison Pic Credit: Twitter
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Britain’s biggest public sector union last month escaped the embarrassment of having to rerun an election for its well known general secretary, Dave Prentis despite a judge deciding that one leading official ” flagrantly ” broke union rules to get him re-elected.
The union had faced a barrage of complaints from three rival candidates to Prentis – Heather Wakefield, John Burgess, and Roger Bannister – and a long standing party member, Jon Rogers at a hearing at the end of last year before an assistant certification officer and part time judge, Mary Stacy.
She rejected demands for a rerun of the election, criticism that the Electoral Reform Services who had a £1 m fee to supervise the election were not independent, and also threw out a complaint against Liz Snape, Dave Prentis’s long…
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