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David’s paucity of ambition

David Cameron is talking this lunchtime, the news tells us, of his plans to reform Parliament by removing subsidised meals and shaving 5% off the pay of ministers.

Danny Alexander MP, Chief of Staff to the Leader of the Liberal Democrats is a) unimpressed and b) unfamiliar with the concept of run-on sentences:

There is a good argument to be made for cutting the cost of politics, the Liberal Democrats have proposed reducing the number of MPs by 150, but if the Conservatives seriously hope to convince people they are fit to govern it is time they stopped dodging

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  • User Avatarexpats 2nd Jun - 10:18am
    terry 2nd Jun '20 - 9:22am................All these people campaigning to remove Cumings have probably spent the week end laying on the beach ,spreading the coronavirus...
  • User AvatarJohn Marriott 2nd Jun - 10:12am
    Mark Argent refers to Cummings being behind the decision to call a GE last December. Mark, it takes two to tango, or, in this case,...
  • User AvatarSimon McGrath 2nd Jun - 9:34am
    This sounds like just another bonkers conspiracy theory
  • User Avatarterry 2nd Jun - 9:22am
    All these people campaigning to remove Cumings have probably spent the week end laying on the beach ,spreading the coronavirus & leaving the beaches strewn...
  • User AvatarNonconformistradical 2nd Jun - 9:19am
    https://universalcreditsuffer.com/2020/05/31/cummings-spare-cottage-without-planning-permission-and-pays-no-council-tax/
  • User AvatarPeter Martin 2nd Jun - 9:09am
    @ Thomas, Thanks for the interesting link. It's hidden behind a paywall unfortunately so I've extracted part of it here. Studwell is partially right ....