Congratulations Speaker Bercow

Final result announced 8.30 pm:

John Bercow: 322
Sir George Young: 271

Read Speaker Bercow’s manifesto HERE.

Read more by or more about or .
This entry was posted in News and Parliament.
Bookmark the web address for this page or use the short url http://ldv.org.uk/15444 for Twitter and emails.
Advert

8 Comments

  • Well that wasn’t as close as most seemed to be predicting

  • nice speech by Cleggas well. Congrats to the 157th Speaker of the HoC.

  • I will probabley get in the neck for this but I do like the tradition of the Royal Approbation.

  • Does anyone else feel that the Nadine Dorries / Tory whining has started a bit soon? I know little about Bercow, but surely anyone deserves a chance, at least a few months in a job, before people start their moaning.

    Worse still, the moaning and bitching paints an awful impression of the Commons to the public at a time when the public already hate politicians.

  • Mark – the complaining didn`t start too early. Ber-cow has been one of the biggest expense claimers (hardly then a reformer), he is vain and he has no loyalty. Other than that he is a great bloke!

Post a Comment

Lib Dem Voice welcomes comments from everyone but we ask you to be polite, to be on topic and to be who you say you are. You can read our comments policy in full here. Please respect it and all readers of the site.

If you are a member of the party, you can have the Lib Dem Logo appear next to your comments to show this. You must be registered for our forum and can then login on this public site with the same username and password.

Your email is never published. Required fields are marked *

*
*
Please complete the name of this site, Liberal Democrat ...?

Advert



Recent Comments

  • User AvatarPhilip Vial 7th Jul - 10:42pm
    The problem was never that the Lib Dems didn't do anything good in the last Government. The problem was that they rolled over on tuition...
  • User AvatarRoland 7th Jul - 10:02pm
    @Richard Underhill - Behind your comment is a rather big issue around LibDem green policies and the practical re-orientation of our society away from policies...
  • User AvatarRichard Underhill 7th Jul - 10:00pm
    When John Alderdice was President of the Liberal International he organised a conference in Belfast. At the conference he criticised the Home Office for their...
  • User AvatarSimon Banks 7th Jul - 9:54pm
    As for the sacrifices at the end, I thought, "I remember many times making similar sacrifices in pubs after or in the middle of canvassing."...
  • User AvatarRichard Underhill 7th Jul - 9:51pm
    I am continually horrified by what Tory and Labour MPs have said on TV about refugee issues. The phrase "economic migrant" is used a lot....
  • User AvatarSammy O'Neill 7th Jul - 9:49pm
    @Paul Please don't misinterpret my comment as claiming Lamb is any better re: same sex marriage, I totally accept he isn't. It disappoints me hugely...
Wed 8th Jul 2015
Thu 9th Jul 2015
Fri 10th Jul 2015
Sat 11th Jul 2015
Sun 12th Jul 2015
Thu 16th Jul 2015
Sat 18th Jul 2015
Sun 19th Jul 2015
Mon 20th Jul 2015
Thu 23rd Jul 2015
Sat 25th Jul 2015
Sun 26th Jul 2015
Mon 27th Jul 2015
Thu 30th Jul 2015
Sat 1st Aug 2015