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NEU: 82% vote yes for strike action

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Holidayshopping Mon 21-Jan-19 17:32:57

But only a 31% turnout!

https://neu.org.uk/latest/consultation-members-school-funding

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noblegiraffe Mon 21-Jan-19 17:39:24

Ah that’s why I’ve seen a bunch of stuff being pushed on twitter lately about inaccuracies in the school cuts data.

What does it mean, will there be a strike?

Holidayshopping Mon 21-Jan-19 17:45:56

I’m sure the government passed laws saying that over 40% of union members must vote in a favour of a strike for it to happen, so probably not.

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noblegiraffe Mon 21-Jan-19 19:58:12

Why was the ballot not more widely publicised?

Bah, I think NEU is the biggest Union in my school so if they went on strike they’d close the school.

Moussemoose Mon 21-Jan-19 19:59:53

It's. 50% threshold.

No strike on a 30% turnout.

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