1. The right to strike

New Business Secretary Sajid Javid has proposed making "significant changes" to strike laws. Under government plans strikes involving public services would need the backing of 40 per cent of eligible members to go ahead. Union leaders have warned employees will have no more rights than "Oliver Twist when he asked for more" under the proposals. Such thresholds would also make the majority of the coalition's police and crime commissioner elections invalid.

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