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When the broadcasters first published their proposals for TV leaders’ debates last October we were critical of their failure to publish the criteria on whichRead more
A House Rebuilt? Progress, governance and an agenda towards 2020 A lecture to the Hansard Society by the Speaker of the House of Commons, The Rt Hon. John BercowRead more
Former BBC Parliamentary Correspondent Robert Orchard reports from the 2015 Speaker's Lecture delivered to the Hansard Society by the Speaker of the House of Commons,Read more
In a speech to the Hansard Society the Speaker of the House of Commons, the Rt Hon John Bercow MP, explored further modernisation of the Parliament and BritishRead more
Acts of Parliament regularly grant power to ministers and other bodies to make new law (known as delegated or secondary legislation) using processes that involveRead more
Hansard Society Director Ruth Fox gave evidence to the House of Lords Constitution Committee today on the implications of coalition government. The Committee discussedRead more
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