Ministers were concerned that the Nationalists’ version granted pardons for acts which are still crimes.
Posts Tagged: Crispin Blunt MP
The true believer whose appointment to represent the European Parliament in the Brexit negotiations is “an act of war”.
“If we’re given a concept of operations that looks dangerous, particularly around the ground element, than the Government could find itself in unnecessary trouble.”
There were 26 critical questions from Conservative backbenchers on the Government’s EU referendum leaflet yesterday and 5 supportive ones.
Plus: Trump v Sanders? Beckett’s report: smell the ostrich dung. And: I have never used poppers.
From Reggie to Dessie: Letwin – fine, if you want the Times crossword completed in five minutes. But…
A pre-CSR session with the Chancellor at Dorneywood. Have the Chinese bugged Freya the Cut? DC One’s second-hand fittings. And: Boris Bearded.
Highlights of the debate, including contributions by Caroline Spelman, Crispin Blunt, Nadine Dorries and Dr Liam Fox.
Jesse Norman wins Culture, Julian Lewis Defence…and Meg Hillier is the new Chairman of the Public Accounts Committtee.
TV coverage, Muslim demographics and electoral pressure are helping to move the balance of opinion.
Party members are more willing to exercise their rights – and we will get better MPs as a result.
One is in a very public war, and the other is working quietly – we’ll soon see which, if any, approach is successful.
The Reigate MP speaks to ConservativeHome about seeing off an attempt to deselect him.
The Mayor of London dismisses claims he is involved in campaign to deselect Crispin Blunt.
The Mitchell investigation has involved 30 police officers, cost almost £150,000, taken eight months…and got nowhere
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