UK’s Labour vows to abolish House of Lords

Britain’s opposition Labour party vowed on Monday to scrap the unelected and “indefensible” House of Lords as part of a constitutional revamp to redistribute economic growth after Brexit.

The 40-point plan’s centrepiece is to scrap the upper house of parliament in its current guise — which is a mixture of political appointees, hereditary peers and Church of England bishops.

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