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31 March 2014: The Valuing Maternity campaign, led by Maternity Action and supported by the NUJ, is raising awareness of the cumulative effect of cuts to maternity benefits.
14 March 2014: Parliamentary report calls for blacklisting firms to be banned from publicly funded contracts.
3 February 2014: The NUJ is calling on MPs to support a reasoned amendment tabled by Caroline Lucas, Jonathan Edwards, John McDonnell and Jeremy Corbyn.
31 January 2014: The so-called gagging bill, which places new curbs on campaigning during election periods, has become law
21 January 2014: Lord Monks leads protesters on College Green, Westminster, against the lobbying bill, which will compromise the confidentiality of union membership records.
17 January 2014: Despite winning concessions and inflicting a few defeats, pressure must be maintained on peers and MPs as the legislation reaches its final stages
4 December 2013: The IFJ has issued its stance ahead of Alan Rusbridger's appearance before the House of Commons home affairs select committee to be questioned about the leaked revelations which were published by the Guardian and Observer.
6 November 2013: NUJ says pause must be used to make radical changes to flawed legislation
4 November 2013: As peers debate the lobbying bill, the union calls for amendments to ensure a register which covers all lobbyists
22 October 2013: Members of parliament (MPs) are going to debate the GCHQ revelations. The NUJ urges MPs to consider previous false claims and the union's code of conduct.