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Bloomberg UK Politics: Civil Liberties
The government is to strengthen anti-protest legislation, as more public sector workers are balloting for strike action. Dave Penman, General Secretary of the FDA union, tells Bloomberg’s Lizzy Burden and Stephen Carroll why civil servants on the Fast Stream scheme are voting on industrial action, as well as his view of the government’s response to the walkouts. Plus, our economy reporter Lucy White joins us to discuss two reports on how the cost-of-living crisis is exacerbating inequality in the UK.
Jan 16, 2023