Jessica Elgot

Jessica Elgot


chief political correspondent for the @guardian jessica.elgot@theguardian.com #lufc #yorkshire

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Tory MPs poised to send letters of no confidence in PM after ‘partygate’ report - all the latest from the different operations by me and @breeallegretti 

PM says Starmer "needs to raise his game." Quite a telling quip.

PM says that when he receives the report "I will do exactly as I said." That clears it up then because he said the full report will be published.

💥 Breaking just now - emails that explicitly link PM involvement with Nowaz evacuation from Kabul

And yet, the internal negotiations go on...

MPs now quizzing the chair as we approach the deadline for a statement on the Gray report - seems very likely it’s not coming in time for the House to hear from the PM today

Gareth Bacon jokes the government whips office have told him he can take up to 3 hours for his adjournment debate

UK government being immobilised by Boris Johnson crisis, say sources

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NEW - The texts between Boris Johnson and Lord Brownlow where he calls No10 "a bit of a tip."

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Anyone got any idea what does merit any kind of investigation by the Met nowadays?

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Amazing to think that just a few short weeks ago the line was that there were no parties and guidance had been followed at all times

Number 10 junior staff were just told they will be made to carry the can for this scandal. If you feel this is unfair, here is a way to contact the Guardian securely. My DMs are also open.

Amazing stuff when the news is that the prime minister is subject to a criminal investigation and the take is that it's quite good for him actually

🤯Domestic flights will have an air passenger duty cut Who signed this off ahead of Cop26?

There are an awful lot of people who were sent out to deliver this line on the party and made to look like utter mugs. Some will be pretty angry about that.

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