TheChair of the UK Statistics Authority, Sir David Norgrove, has ruled that Boris Johnson and Priti Patel “misrepresented” crime statistics and presented them in a “misleading way”. … Read the full post »
Read my posts featuring the Conservative politician, Priti Patel.
She was first elected to Parliament in 2010 and first became a government minister in 2014.
Preceded by a Blue Wall being literally demolished, Ed Davey gave his keynote speech to Liberal Democrat conference on Sunday. Here it is in full. … Read the full post »
The Liberal Democrats have called for the ministerial code to be made legally enforceable by stripping Downing Street of the power to override decisions. … Read the full post »
“Priti Patel has broken the Ministerial Code. Boris Johnson should have sacked her” – Ed Davey. … Read the full post »
A cross-party group led by the Liberal Democrats has set out a package of demands to protect workers from exploitation during the coronavirus crisis and prevent a rise in modern slavery. … Read the full post »
In January the Electoral Commission rejected complaints from a Conservative MP about the Remain campaign in the European referendum. Now they’ve done so again with further complaints. … Read the full post »
Claims by Conservative MP and high-profile Leave campaigner Priti Patel that the Remain campaign broke the law during the European referendum have fallen apart under investigation from the Electoral Commission. … Read the full post »
Collections of policy essays from new or junior MPs rarely have much of an impact or shelf-life in British politics, but… … Read the full post »
A written answer this week confirmed that Britain’s quota of MEPs (Members of the European Parliament) is about to increase by one. … Read the full post »