Unions start campaigning

Unionists will start handing out Council of Trade Unions election pamplets tomorrow.

The won’t contain words or images which could be seen to be persuading people to vote for or against any party or parties though because that would contravene the Electoral Finance Act wouldn’t it?

Update: No Minister  has a related post.

5 Responses to Unions start campaigning

  1. Sinner says:

    The CTU like the Unions and their labour party mates should just be closed down;
    anyone who’s a union member should lose the right to vote in perpetuity.

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  2. Ken says:

    The won’t contain words or images which could be seen to be persuading people to vote for or against any party or parties though

    If they are registered as a third party they can spend up to $120k doing just that. So the answer is: you’re wrong.

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  3. homepaddock says:

    Ken – do you know if the CTU is registered?

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  4. […] A comment from Ken on yesterday’s post about the CTU campaigning  correctly pointed out that if it was registered as required under the Electoral Finance Act it […]

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