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All 2 results for boris speaker:Stephen Doughty

Public Bill Committee: Trade Union Bill: Clause 3 - Ballots: 40% support requirement in important public services (20 Oct 2015)

Stephen Doughty: ...stage, it is also important to challenge one particular myth that is being peddled by those in favour of the Bill. It is a particular favourite of the hon. Member for Uxbridge and South Ruislip (Boris Johnson) who, on Second Reading, suggested that unions are required to meet a 75% threshold in Germany. For the record, that is not accurate. Some German trade unions have adopted rules...

Oral Answers to Questions — Communities and Local Government: Trade Union Bill (14 Sep 2015)

Stephen Doughty: ..., tying themselves in contortions trying to explain their workers credentials, while supporting the Bill, not to mention a mare of a speech by the hon. Member for Uxbridge and South Ruislip (Boris Johnson), has been the ream of Government Members lining up to oppose significant sections of the Bill and urge their Government to think again. The hon. Member for Elmet and Rothwell (Alec...

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