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An absence of joined-up thinking…

I have just been listening to Hilary Benn, the Shadow Leader of the House, give a Hansard Society lecture on Parliament and the Public.   He touched upon the issue of reform of the Lords, or rather replacing it with a new … Continue reading

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The case against referendums

This evening I took part in a panel, organised by the Hansard Society, to discuss referendums.  I stood in at short notice for the Hansard Society Chair, Peter Riddell, who could not make it.  By short notice, I mean shortly … Continue reading

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