May 19 2013 Latest news:
When the laughter finally died down you could hear George Osborne’s heart hit the floor as he realised he might get the sort of spanking that leaves one unable to sit even on the bouncy green Commons benches.
I had my suspicions before yesterday, but now I’m sure of it. John Hayes is not real. He is an actor playing a minister from a Michael Dobbs novel.
In a quiet moment after his disaster budget last March George Osborne would have peeled off his blood-stained shirt and looked at the ugly scars on his back.
Earlier this week before Leveson was even published, I spoke to the Norfolk MPs about where they stood on statutory regulation.
It seems that faced with an incredibly difficult balancing act, Lord Leveson has done quite a decent job.
As David Cameron fights for less spending in Brussels, a veteran Conservative MP from Suffolk is urging him to invest more in infrastructure back in the UK...and to not be afraid of borrowing to do it.
The rising star of South West Norfolk MP Liz Truss was confirmed by political magazine The Spectator today, which named her “Minister to Watch”.
I was chatting to David Miliband on Monday about the forthcoming negotiations on the European Union’s budget.