APR 2017 Wednesday 19TH posted by Lamiat Sabin Unite: Labour under Jeremy Corbyn presents a real positive change for Britain
LABOUR could win the snap election — it has policies that voters want, union leaders said yesterday.
Unite condemned Prime Minister Theresa May for going back on promises not to call an early general election and added that voters will not forgive her U-turn.
The union’s acting general secretary Gail Cartmail said the only real choice is between Labour and the Tories, who are intent on “continuing with miserable austerity and destroying the rights and living standards of working people.”
Labour under the leadership of Jeremy Corbyn presents “real, positive change” for Britain, especially in its approach to leaving the EU in March 2019, she added.
In recent weeks, Mr Corbyn has announced a series of new policies including making large firms publish their tax returns, giving priM-1 schoolchildren free school meals, giving taxpaying British-based companies priority for public-sector contracts and raising benefits for unpaid carers.
Ms Cartmail said: “Labour has the policy platform that voters want.