Tusk describes it as a “flextension”. The decision increases pressure on MPs to agree to a General Election.
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The Conservatives gained a seat from Labour in Daventry. But the Conservatives lost a seat to the Lib Dems in Powys.
The Conservatives gained a seat from Labour in Gravesham. The Conservatives also gained a seat from an independent in North Yorkshire.
“We’re on the Hillary Step going strong for the summit but it is shrouded in cloud,” he told the assembled Conservative MPs.
There is some speculation that progress towards a deal has stalled, with concerns from the DUP yet to be resolved.
The Conservatives lost a seat to an independent in Basingstoke and Deane.
The Lib Dems gained a seated from an independent in Somerset West & Taunton. The Conservatives held seats in Aberdeen, Cardiff and Charnwood.
The Conservatives lost a seat to Labour in Luton. But the Conservatives gained a seat from a residents association in Rochford.
Complaints from broadcasters and the media about language are synthetic and hypocritical. The real issue is the delay of the general election – which is indefensible.
Class war was the tried and trusted theme. Yet the Labour leader has managed to come across as both weak and extreme.
Lady Hale declared: “This was not a normal prorogation. It prevented Parliament from carrying out its constitutional role.”
The Lib Dems gained a seat from the Conservatives in Somerset West & Taunton. But the Conservatives held seats in Canterbury and Wiltshire.
The message is welcome after the defeatism of her predecessors. But radical measures are needed to free up supply and get attractive new development.
The Conservatives lost a seat to the Lib Dems in South Northamptonshire. But the Conservatives gained a seat from an independent in Rutland.
This is a return to the agenda of Eric Pickles. It should help show the community benefits of new housing.