eBrief November 2019 : General Election – Registration Drive & Campaign Rules

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The 12th December General election will have profound implications for UNISON members across Scotland and the whole of the UK. It is vital that every effort is made to encourage UNISON members to vote. This briefing outlines ways to do that and the legal limitations placed on branch activities during the election.

This election matters…

The vast majority of UNISON Scotland’s members work in areas which are devolved to the Scottish Parliament, even so the general election will still have a huge bearing on our working lives. With reserved issues including overall public spending levels, most economic policy, most welfare spending and employment rights it could hardly be otherwise. We can’t afford to sit this out.

Read more in the full briefing here.