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The Politicos Guide to the New House of Commons 2015: Profiles of the New MPs and Analysis of the 2015 General Election Results

The Politicos series of guides is a newer – and cheaper – series than the venerables Times guides which come out after each general election. … Read the full post »


Dawn Butler does it again

Another one for the “how not to handle the media” file courtesy of Brent Labour MP Dawn Butler (she of the unhappy letter and the disappearing statement, not to mention the numerous expense issues):
AN ELEVENTH hour climb down saw one of the borough’s MPs back out of a face-to-face parliamentary briefing to explain expenses claims.
Dawn … Read the full post »