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Lisa Nandy receives Labour leadership boost after getting backing of GMB union

1 month ago   |   By Metro

The GMB union has backed Lisa Nandy
The GMB union has backed Lisa Nandy in the Labour leadership contest, calling her a ‘breath of fresh air.'
The endorsement sees the former shadow cabinet minister take a big step towards making it onto the final ballot paper.
General Secretary Tim Roache said: ‘Lisa Nandy is a breath of fresh air in the debate over Labour's future.
‘The more members see of Lisa in this contest the more impressed they will be by her ambition, optimism and decisive leadership.
‘GMB is proud to nominate her.
‘Lisa won't shy away from the tough challenges or bold decisions...
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GMB back Lisa Nandy to be Labour party leader describing her as a 'breath of fresh air'

GMB back Lisa Nandy to be Labour party leader describing her as a 'breath of fresh air'

1 month ago   |   By The Mirror

Labour's third biggest union backed Ms Nandy - who already had the support of the National Union of Miners and now needs just one more endorsement to get to the final stage of the contest
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Lisa Nandy backed by GMB union in major boost to Labour leadership bid

Lisa Nandy backed by GMB union in major boost to Labour leadership bid

1 month ago   |   By The Independent

Lisa Nandy has received a huge boost to her bid to be the next Labour leader after winning the backing of the powerful GMB union.
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Lisa Nandy leaves Long-Bailey and Starmer rattled with surprise backing for leadership

Lisa Nandy leaves Long-Bailey and Starmer rattled with surprise backing for leadership

1 month ago   |   By Daily Express

LISA NANDY has blown the Labour leadership race wide open after securing the surprise backing of the GMB union earlier today.
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GMB Union Backs Lisa Nandy To Succeed Jeremy Corbyn As Labour Leader

GMB Union Backs Lisa Nandy To Succeed Jeremy Corbyn As Labour Leader

1 month ago   |   By Huffington Post

Lisa Nandy's Labour leadership hopes have received a huge boost after the GMB union opted to back her for the top job. It came after Jess Phillips dropped out of the contest to replace Jeremy Corbyn. The GMB, one of the big five that are effectively needed to get candidates automatically on the final ballot paper, gave its highly-prized endorsement to the Nandy after a hustings in London. The Wigan MP, who pipped Keir Starmer for the nomination, now won't have to rely on getting 33 local Labour party nominations to stay in the race - a high bar when most appear to be endorsing Starmer or...
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