John Mann

Mehdi Hasan

The 'Scale Of The Nightmare For Labour Is Extraordinary'

HuffingtonPost.com | Mehdi Hasan | Posted 23.05.2014 | UK Politics

Labour insiders have warned Ed Miliband that the "scale of the nightmare for Labour is extraordinary", in the wake of Thursday's local and European el...

Britain 'Could Get Left Behind' In Ukraine Crisis

PA | Posted 14.05.2014 | UK Politics

MPs will leave the Commons for almost three weeks on Wednesday despite the looming international crisis in Ukraine, provoking warnings Parliament coul...

Labour MP Slams Osborne's 'Hand-Picked' BoE Governor Carney

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Politics

Mark Carney has been accused of political bias with a senior Labour MP describing him as "hand-picked" by George Osborne, after the Bank of England go...

Asa Bennett

Should Osborne Know The Price Of Filling Up A Vauxhall Astra?

HuffingtonPost.com | Asa Bennett | Posted 12.12.2013 | UK Politics

When George Osborne appeared before the Treasury Select Committee this morning, he was left flummoxed by Labour MP John Mann, who asked him if he knew...

Jessica Elgot

Labour MP Makes Extraordinary Blunder

HuffingtonPost.com | Jessica Elgot | Posted 28.11.2013 | UK

UPDATE: John Mann's office has responded, but not retracted his call for Andor to resign. Issuing a 'correction', Mann said said that "his country'...

Was The Daily Mail's Diatribe Anti-Semitic?

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 03.10.2013 | UK

Senior Jewish figures have accused the Mail of anti-semitic insinuations in the paper's attack on Ed Miliband's father - a Jewish refugee from Nazism....

'Give Them The Boot'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 11.08.2013 | UK Politics

A Labour politician has criticised "whinging" MPs and urged Ed Miliband to "give them the boot". John Mann tweeted in response to a number of front...

Labour Would Be Hammered By Constitutional Change

The Huffington Post UK | Tom Moseley | Posted 10.07.2013 | UK Politics

Revolutionary changes to the way MPs vote on laws would cause chaos in Parliament and be a huge blow for the Labour Party, critics warn. Proposals ...

'Hounded' Dorries Complains Over 'I'm A Celebrity...' Investigation

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 08.06.2013 | UK Politics

Tory backbencher Nadine Dorries has complained of being the most "hounded" MP in Westminster after it emerged she faces a probe into whether she shoul...

Mann Is No Homo Economicus

Daniel M. Swain | Posted 25.06.2013 | UK Universities & Education
Daniel M. Swain

John Mann MP's comments in response to Thursday's UK GDP figures, for the first quarter of 2013, display a sort of unhelpful ignorance that is not conducive to any meaningful discussion on economic policy, or constructing a worthwhile criticism of the government's economic policy.

'A Worrying Disregard For Freedom Of Expression'

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 28.03.2013 | UK

An academic has lost his case against the Universities and Colleges Union, which he alleged is anti-Semitic, with the furious tribunal slamming those ...

Roman Abramovich Has NOT Been Arrested, Reports Of Russian Oligarch Detained By FBI Are 'Completely Untrue'

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 25.03.2013 | UK

Rumours that Chelsea Football Club boss Roman Abramovich has been detained by the FBI are “completely untrue”, a spokesman has said. Abramovic...

All-Party Electoral Conduct Inquiry: The Rationale

John Mann | Posted 31.03.2013 | UK Politics
John Mann

Part of the problem in investigating electoral conduct is that it is broadly unquantifiable.

Culture Sec Maria Miller To Be Investigated Over Expenses Claim

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 13.12.2012 | UK Politics

Culture secretary Maria Miller will be investigated by the Parliamentary Commissioner for Standards, for allegedly misusing £90,000 of expenses. M...

Maria Miller's Expenses Under Scrutiny

The Huffington Post UK | Christopher York | Posted 11.12.2012 | UK Politics

A formal complaint has been made about £90,000 of expenses claimed by the Conservative culture secretary, Maria Miller. Labour MP John Mann has co...

More No Dash For Gas Activists Arrested At West Burton Power Station

PA | Posted 04.11.2012 | UK

Two more people have been arrested as a steady stream of protesters descends chimneys at one of the UK's new gas-fired power stations. Nottinghamsh...

Go Back Down South!

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 29.10.2012 | UK

Protesters arrested for climbing water towers at a power station have been told to "clear off back down south" by the local Labour MP, who questioned ...

Hillsborough Police Probe Powers Call

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 22.10.2012 | UK

Labour will today call for powers to compel police officers to give evidence to an inquiry into the alleged Hillsborough cover-up. It comes amid cl...

Sir Irvine Patnick Should Lose Knighthood, Says MP

Posted 13.09.2012 | UK Politics

The former Conservative MP who helped perpetuate untrue rumours about the cause of the Hillsborough disaster should be stripped of his knighthood, acc...

Who Stole John Mann's Nuts?

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 23.08.2012 | UK Politics

Has someone got it in for the Labour MP for Bassetlaw? After the trauma of his wife receiving a rotting dead bird in the post, John Mann had now h...

'Highly Selective': MPs Slam Bob Diamond's Libor Evidence

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 18.08.2012 | UK Politics

Former Barclays boss Bob Diamond was "highly selective" in his evidence to MPs, a powerful Parliamentary committee concluded on Saturday. The Treas...

Fancy Seeing You Here: Rupert Murdoch Bumps Into Jeremy Hunt At The Olympics

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 05.08.2012 | UK Politics

Culture Secretary Jeremy Hunt has been criticised by Labour MPs for meeting News Corporation boss Rupert Murdoch on the fringes of the Olympic Games. ...

Banking Inquiry A 'Total Joke', Says MP

Posted 13.07.2012 | UK

The parliamentary committee set up to investigate the Barclays Libor rate-fixing scandal has been described as a "total joke" by a Labour MP who has u...

Ned Simons

Banking Inquiry A 'Total Joke', Says MP Excluded From Committee

HuffingtonPost.com | Ned Simons | Posted 13.07.2012 | UK Politics

The parliamentary committee set up to investigate the Barclays Libor rate-fixing scandal has been described as a "total joke" by a Labour MP who has u...

Diamond To 'Make Sure Scandal Cannot Happen Again'

Posted 02.07.2012 | UK

Bob Diamond has made clear he is staying on as Barclays CEO, writing in an email to staff it is his "responsibility to make sure" another scandal cann...