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Posts Tagged: David Jones MP
Parliamentary sovereignty has become fashionable among Europhiles who used to consider it barbaric.
There were 26 critical questions from Conservative backbenchers on the Government’s EU referendum leaflet yesterday and 5 supportive ones.
Using official Party events to make the case for Remain without a balancing voice is a breach of neutrality.
Twenty five Tory MPs joined Labour and the SNP in opposing liberalisation, and provided the Government’s margin of defeat.
Also: Cameron and Soubry strike out at SNP; McCluskey turns fire on Scottish Labour; Corbyn accused of fixing Welsh by-election selection; and more.
Meet the Tory MPs, MEPs, peers and office holders who will be campaigning for ‘fundamental change’… or Brexit.
Raised by a single mother on a council estate, and a devotee of social justice, the Welsh Secretary has been making waves.
And this week’s column contains a mystery closing message to the Prime Minister.
Also: Stormont flirts with disaster over budget deadlock; ‘Help to Buy’ sees Scotland run out of bricks; and BBC staff plan Commonwealth Games strike.
Paterson’s sacking is a mistake. But he is now free to push climate scepticism and Brexit from the backbenches
I cannot think his replacement will be so determined to reduce environmental red tape and Europe’s influence on countryside matters.
The Welsh Secretary savages Carwyn Jones on education and health in his address to the Welsh conference.
Although he had many political opponents, he had few, if any, foes.
“There is a huge amount of self-reliance as part of the Welsh character. People in Wales are not natural socialists.”
“Delighted”…”Well done, Theresa”…”Very good news”…”Now for the ECHR”. Tory MPS queue to praise May over Qatada deportation
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