For everyone interested in the work of Britain's Parliament; the US Congress; the European Parliament and the French Parlement.
Discuss Practice, Procedure, History and current issues.
Thursday, 27 October 2011
An update on the written questions unanswered by Departments (House of Lords) - the four worst are (with the DfT deserving a special award for being outstandlingly bad compared to every other Department. The Government Spokesman in the House of Lords is Earl Attlee - and the Government whip covering that Department is Lord Shutt of Greetland. Perhaps a word from both of them might encourage the DfT to get its act together. The Secretary of State, who has ultimate responsibility is Justine Greening [pictured])
Department for Transport 19
Dept for International Development 6
Welsh Office 3
Home Office 3
An experienced lecturer, tutor & researcher with practical experience of working in the UK and European Parliaments.
I have a keen academic and practical interest in the workings of both the UK Parliament and the US Congress.
Over the years I have broadcast on both UK & US Politics for BBC local radio stations.