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Speaker of the Commons will be told to quit: The Guardian.


It looks as if  Michael Martin’s disgraceful treatment of Kate Hoey MP for Vauxhall and Norman Baker MP for Lewes a few days ago, amongst other issues, has lost him support and he may be replaced:

Nicholas Watt, The Guardian: “The Speaker of the Commons, is to be told by senior Labour figures that he must stand down by the next general election or risk a humiliating “mess” at the end of a political career spanning three decades.

In a dramatic change of mood, after a day of heated Commons exchanges over the best way to clean up Westminister’s expenses regime, ministers and senior MPs were lining up to tell the Speaker in private that he had lost the confidence of parliament…”

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