Labour CIVIL WAR: Corbynite MPs back new policy group in challenge to Starmer

CORBYNITE Labour MPs are funding a new left-wing research group in the latest sign of a challenge to Sir Keir Starmer's authority.

This week Sir Keir’s refusal to oppose a policing bill sparked a clash with the Labour left and led to resignations from his shadow ministerial team.  According to spending returns from Ipsa, which governs MPs expenses, seen by the Sunday Times a number of left-wing MPs have begun providing funding to the Socialist Parliamentary Research Group (SPRG).

These include Diana Abbott and Richard Burgon, who served as shadow home secretary and shadow...
source: Express

2020-10-18 05:20
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