Other than the Prime Minister, the Speaker of the House of Commons is arguably the most important MP. Responsible for keeping order, ensuring that everyone gets a chance to speak and Parliamentary procedure is followed, the post has been filled by John Bercow since 2009. 633 more words
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When the Republican senate leaders realised they could actually be in trouble over the confirmation of gazillionaire party donor Betsy Devos as education secretary, they decided to hold her hearing before the confirmation hearing for Jefferson Beauregard Sessions III as attorney general. 653 more words
The Speaker of the House of Commons is embroiled in a row over political bias after publicly admitting he voted Remain.
John Bercow told a group of students at Reading University he thought it was ‘better to stay in the EU referendum’. 471 more words