Following on from the sad passing of HM The Queen and the subsequent period of national mourning, the House of Commons sat again this week, with the cost-of-living crisis firmly at the top of Labour’s agenda.
Unfortunately, Liz Truss’ Government decided instead that now is the time for reckless borrowing and to lay out a mini budget transparent in its aim of benefiting the wealthiest.
Parliament has once again been thrust into chaos by another Tory psychodrama as the Prime Minister was ousted by his own MPs in one of the most astonishing weeks in British political history. The PM’s ignominious downfall was in the end quite fitting for the worst, most undignified PM our country has ever had.
The damage done and the legacy left by Johnson’s chaotic and corrupt premiership will endure for decades and our reputation around the world lies in tatters.
Many of my constituents in Bedford and Kempston are concerned about the multiple bloated Bills that were pushed through Parliament prior to its prorogation.
A Prime Minister who breaks his own laws, lies repeatedly and refuses to take responsibility for his own actions is not fit to lead the UK. It is an insult to us all that Boris Johnson has not resigned.
I stand in solidarity with Ukraine. The unspeakable horrors of the unfolding crisis from Russia’s unprovoked and deeply undemocratic invasion of Ukraine…