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New figures show that the average time MPs spend sitting in parliament has declined to a new low of seven hours and 27 minutes. Since the Coalition came to power, MPs are spending half an hour less time in Parliament, compared to an all-time-high of the post-war government of 11 hours sitting each day. It is thought t...
Jack Dromey called today's PCC elections a "fiasco" and a "shambles". "Lessons need to be learnt from the fiasco today. Theresa May is responsible for a shambles ...
Labour press release Jack Dromey MP, Labour's Shadow Policing Minister, commenting following the election today of Labour's David Jamieson as West Midlands P...
Press release from Unlock Democracy: Today marked the first by-election for the position of Police and Crime Commissioner (PCC) since the introduction of the post ...
Graham Allen said MPs were powerless to recall Parliament despite the necessity of holding the Government to account. “It’s not within the power of MPs to recall ...
Baroness Betty Boothroyd has said would-be Parliamentary Clerk Carol Mills has “no knowledge of the role”. “My real concern, my deep concern, is that I’m very sor...
22/08/2014 on PM, BBC Radio 4
22/08/2014 on Unlock Democracy
19/08/2014 on World at One, BBC Radio 4
18/08/2014 on World at One, BBC Radio 4
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