The speeding up of turnover rates has almost nothing to do with shifts to the right or left, and much more to do with wider cultural change in Parliament.
Posts Tagged: Aidan Burley MP
The less experience first-time MPs have of fighting a seat, the more likely they are to quit.
One in his first term, one in his fifth, each intends to depart the green benches next year.
The MP for Cannock brought about his own downfall.
The embattled MP will not contest the Cannock Chase seat in 2015.
He seems to have been the most impressive performer – “very professional”, said one source. “Surprised on the upside” said another.
By Tim MontgomerieFollow Tim on Twitter Here is a selection of the arguments that Tory MPs made during yesterday's debate… Read more »
By Matthew BarrettFollow Matthew on Twitter. Guido Fawkes has a list of new Conservative members of Select Committees, from Graham… Read more »
By Matthew BarrettFollow Matthew on Twitter. After last week's reshuffle of the Secretaries and Ministers of State, and this week's… Read more »
By Tim MontgomerieFollow Tim on Twitter Aidan Burley MP has got himself into trouble (again). This time for some sour… Read more »
By Matthew BarrettFollow Matthew on Twitter. We know that 91 Tories voted against the Lords Reform Bill last night. That's… Read more »
By Matthew BarrettFollow Matthew on Twitter. Yesterday evening a debate was held on regional pay. I blogged earlier this week… Read more »
By Tim MontgomerieFollow Tim on Twitter Aidan Burley MP has been sacked as Parliamentary Private Secretary to the Transport Secretary, Justine… Read more »
Here is the latest in our series of Twenty Questions with members of the Class of 2010… Aidan Burley was… Read more »
Aidan Burley and Rehman Chishti discuss anonymity for those accused of rape in their maiden speeches
Yesterday saw two maiden speeches delivered during the debate about anonymity for those accused of rape, which I covered here… Read more »