Miliband defends union members, but not bad practice

Speaking to ITV News, Ed Miliband said he would defend the right of individual trade union members to try and become Labour members of parliament. But the Labour leader said he would not defend any instances of corrupt or bad practice.

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Labour campaign spending cap

Labour is to impose a spending cap on selection campaigns as part of a "significant change" in its relations with trade unions, Harriet Harman said.