Dear Mr Speaker, concerning that Gordon Brown ‘Debate’

Gordon Brown has lied by slime to the voters is Scotland’s IndyRef – how unusual

Gordon Brown

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Dear Mr Speaker,

I am writing to you, the Leader of the House, the Shadow Leader of the House and the Chair of the Backbench Business Committee, concerning the debate secured by the Right Honourable Member for Kirkcaldy and Cowdenbeath on the 16th of October on the subject of the UK Government’s relationship with Scotland.

The Right Honourable Member for Kirkcaldy and Cowdenbeath revealed to the press that he secured this debate with your kind permission and he has since described this debate as a substantial debate on the ‘vow’ made concerning the timetable on ‘more powers’ for Scotland. As you are aware, this debate is nothing other than an end of day adjournment debate, meaning that it will only last only half hour, is un-amendable and can not be voted on. These debates usually involve only the member who has secured the debate and the relevant Minister responding. In…

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One comment on “Dear Mr Speaker, concerning that Gordon Brown ‘Debate’

  1. Rosie says:

    Many thanks for this. As the days pass I value information to improve what would otherwise become a rant! I have a piece of paper on the fridge as a reminder of Desmond Tutu’s father’s wisdom: Don’t raise your voice; improve your argument. Every bit of clarity helps as more deceit and deceptions are exposed – actually, I recognised them as they happened, but a part of me simply couldn’t believe politicians could be that transparently duplicitous. But then, the media were swallowing it all like sweeties and then handing them on! Rant over…

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