It’s time to grasp the real message of the 2016 referendum: that universal suffrage has been a mistake of historic proportions.
Posts Tagged: Sir Oliver Letwin MP
The former Prime Minister also failed to grasp that Merkel was not going to do anything very much for him.
Its verdict fundamentally misunderstands Parliamentary Sovereignty – thus raising big questions about the future of the judiciary and the stability of our constitution.
When Letwin and Watson are on the same page, we should all study the book very carefully.
Ex-Tory MPs split three ways on the question of compelling advisers to publish private correspondence
Seven voted for Grieve’s motion, six voted against, and the remaining eight did not vote.
Clarke delivered an attack which recalled Howe’s on Thatcher.
Letwin versus Rees-Mogg, or Parliament versus the people.
The former Cabinet Minister sets out the rationale for his Bill, which seeks a further extension to Brexit.
The Fixed Terms Parliament Act may pave the way to delivering Brexit by October 31. And for that, we can thank…
We concede that this is a question to which the Prime Minister himself may not yet have an answer.
If Boris Johnson wants to pursue a No Deal exit, then he will have a fight on his hands with MPs.
The new Prime Minister will inherit the worst political legacy in living memory – with the very barest of working majorities.
The more centralised her decision-making became, the less control over events she actually had.
Opposition Day Brexit motion. The ten Tory MPs who voted with Labour. The eight Labour MPs who voted with the Tories.
The Government won by 11 votes, 298 to 309, in a setback for Letwin – though the result doesn’t guarantee No Deal any more than a vote the other way would barred it.
Gove, Stewart and perhaps others too could see their standing and prospects damaged this afternoon.