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NUT-backed public sector pay motion passed at TUC

by Dave Davies
Issue No. 2069

The TUC last week passed an NUT-backed motion attacking the government’s public sector pay policies and calling for public sector unions to coordinate strike action. Thousands of teachers have signed petitions calling on the union to step up its pay campaign.

Unfortunately, the union leadership seems intent on waiting for the School Teachers Review Board report which comes out in November. Activists need to put pressure on the NUT leadership to ballot us for action.

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Tue 18 Sep 2007, 19:15 BST
Issue No. 2069
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