File No. 763.72119/1155
The Consul General at London ( Skinner) to the Secretary of State
[Received January 21.]
Sir: I have the honor to enclose a statement on behalf of the Parliamentary Committee of the Trade Union Congress, the Executive of the Labor Party, and the Co-operative Representative Committee, setting forth in terms of cordial approval their views on the President’s speech on war aims. This unreserved approval of the British Labor organizations should be noted as a matter of great political importance.
The statement was made public on January 10, 1918.
I have [etc.]