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27 July 2017: Information about the National Union of Journalists' activity in the UK parliament and the NUJ parliamentary group.
14 June 2017: Seamus Dooley, NUJ acting general secretary, called for "a clear and unambiguous commitment" that the prime minister would not agree to scrap the licence fee.
31 March 2017: Local news was championed in Parliament in a Westminster Hall debate and the minister was urged to call an inquiry
28 March 2017: New research reveals depth of crisis in local and regional media.
15 March 2017: "This is a huge relief for NUJ freelances and, indeed, for all self-employed people in the UK," said John Toner, NUJ freelance organiser.
9 March 2017: Union condemns government decision to increase national insurance contributions.
23 February 2017: The NUJ has welcomed the culture, media and sport parliamentary select committee response on the implementation of section 40 of the Crime and Courts Act 2013.
9 February 2017: Helen Goodman, chair of the NUJ's Parliamentary Group, has won changes to the bill which will safeguard journalists sharing information in the public interest and protect whistleblowers.
4 January 2017: Love it or Lose it: the joint unions' campaign to fight for the BBC during charter renewal continues.
21 December 2016: The NUJ has welcomed the decision of the European court of justice (ECJ) that general and indiscriminate retention of email and electronic communications by the UK government is illegal.