The House of Commons Table Office has confirmed that if the Prime Minister doesn't answer this Alexander Lebedev question in the next 2 days, the question will fall due to the prorogation of Parliament. We just need a Yes or No Prime Minister.
Undermining rule of law and operating as tho rules don’t apply to those who make them has been a big part of PutinOrbanModiBolsonaroTrumpErdoganDuterteChavez autocrat playbook. Johnson is playing same game. Prorogation of Parliament. NI Protocol. Partygate. This is not trivial
@dobes @clothedvillainyHi there. When Parliament is prorogued, the sitting calendar (including estimates hearings) is set aside. An an FYI - this is from our Procedural Information Bulletin from April 2019 when prorogation took effect at 9am on a day scheduled for estimates
Dark-money, unlawful prorogation, cash for honours, voter suppression, weakening the electoral commission - Boris Johnson has presided over a rotten government. He should go.
? The #DABill has finally become law! After two general elections, the prorogation of parliament, and a global pandemic, the delivery of this law shows the determination and resilience of survivors and specialist domestic abuse organisations. ➡️ (1/5)
A Portuguese national interrupted an interview to speak passionately to Sky News during protests against prorogation, saying she had "given her youth" to the UK For more on this story, head here:
“A government which has lost all respect for the truth has lost its moral compass.” Wales First Minister Mark Drakeford accuses the government of “deliberate, intentional lies" over prorogation, food shortages and the impact on the NHS of a no-deal.
BREAKING: a document leaked to Sky News reveals that Boris Johnson's Attorney General Sir Geoffrey Cox had told the PM that the prorogation of parliament was lawful and said anyone disputing this was doing so for political reasons. Read more here:
"The prorogation was unlawful and is void" Commons Speaker John Bercow says MPs will return tomorrow morning, adding the Supreme Court ruling that Parliament's suspension was unlawful is "clear and unmistakable"