Rebecca Long-Bailey 'overwhelmingly' supported by Corbyn pal Len McCluskey and Unite union

REBECCA Long-Bailey is being backed by Unite the Union as the next Labour Party leader.

Unite the Union general secretary Len McCluskey announced it was endorsing Ms Long-Bailey this afternoon. Mr McCluskey said: "Unite's executive council has voted overwhelmingly to back Rebecca Long-Bailey to become the next leader of the Labour party, and Richard Burgon to become the deputy leader. "This has been a day of vibrant discussion by the chief decision-making body in the union, the Labour party's biggest affiliate, about where next for the party.

"The conclusion of...
source: Express

2020-01-24 21:05
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