Category - lobbying bill

  • October 12, 2013

    Unlock Democracy has condemned the lack of scrutiny of the Transparency of Lobbying, Non-party Campaigning and Trade Union administration Bill.

  • October 4, 2013

    Faith-based organisations have written to David Cameron and Nick Clegg about the effect of the Lobbying Bill on the expression of "deeply held beliefs in the political arena."

  • September 5, 2013

    The government's new lobbying bill has united charities, unions and other NGOs - as well as civil rights activists - in condemnation for measures that will do too little to combat serious corporate interference in politics, but will provide the pretext to limit and intimidate legitimate policy-based work by non-government and non-party political bodies.

  • August 21, 2013

    The UK government is seeking to rush a new law through Parliament which would heavily limit action on political and social issues in the twelve months before an election. This threat to basic freedoms could have drastic consequences.