Labour’s National Executive Committee (NEC) is meeting today and on the agenda is the election of officers to key NEC subcommittees. According to Labour sources, Angela Rayner has just voted against the left’s Howard Beckett as the vice-chair of the Organisational (or ‘OrgSub’) committee, which sets the NEC’s course.
In doing so, she has surely sided factionally with the right and shredded whatever remained of her own left pretensions.
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