Stafford Constituency Labour Party, in light of the ongoing attacks and misrepresentations targeted at Jeremy Corbyn, agreed at a special meeting to send a letter of support to the democratically elected Leader of the Labour Party. Members also suggested that the letter be sent to all sitting Labour MPs, Labour National Executive Committee members and also that the letter be published on the local party's website. Each vote was carried with near unanimity.
Statement from Stafford Constituency Labour Party (CLP) in support of the Rt. Hon. Jeremy Corbyn MP:
To whom it may concern,
We, the members of Stafford Constituency Labour Party, wish to express our support for our current elected leader of the Labour Party, the Rt. Hon. Jeremy Corbyn MP.
We condemn the actions of anyone misrepresenting Jeremy Corbyn. He has shown consistent, absolute and resolute opposition to racism and discrimination.
We unite with Jeremy Corbyn in condemning all acts and words of racism and discrimination.
We stand ready to fight with Jeremy Corbyn for the poor, the oppressed and the disadvantaged in our local communities and in the world at large.
Agreed at a Stafford Constituency Labour Party special meeting on 28th August 2018