Labour Party chair Ian Lavery says he’ll campaign to leave under a Labour government, on a Labour deal – and his record proves he can be trusted to do it
Labour front-bencher Ian Lavery has issued a video confirming that he will campaign for the UK to leave the EU next year on the terms of a Labour deal.
Lavery, one of Labour’s working-class stars on the front bench, has already shown that he will fight for his constituents’ interests and wishes – even at considerable personal cost. He is also one of Jeremy Corbyn’s most trusted allies.
The Wansbeck MP and former miner has a consistent track record of battling for working-class interests – and was at the centre of the fight to ensure that Labour stuck to its conference policy of a ‘credible leave’ when Tom Watson and a number of other front-benchers were misguidedly trying to force Labour into a damaging full-remain position.
Lavery’s video explains his position – and his commitment to protecting not only jobs but the people who work in them:
Lavery has shown that he can be trusted to fight for what’s right – and to stick to his word on the EU.
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