Kwasi Kwarteng

12 Jokes MPs Made During Queen's Speech Debate

The Huffington Post | Owen Bennett | Posted 21.06.2017 | UK Politics

MPs tried their hands at comedy as they kicked off the Queen’s Speech Debate in Parliament…and it wasn’t all laugh-a-minute. It is a parliamenta...

Tory MP Says Jeremy Corbyn Could Win General Election

The Huffington Post | Sarah Harris1 | Posted 18.11.2016 | UK

A Tory MP has said that Jeremy Corbyn could well win a general election - and warned recent events show that he must be taken seriously. Speaking on B...

Watch Tory MP Kwasi Kwarteng Laughing His Head Off In Tax Credits Debate

The Huffington Post UK | Owen Bennett | Posted 20.10.2015 | UK Politics

A Tory MP caught laughing during today’s tax credit debate has been branded “obscene” and “disgusting” on Twitter. Kwasi Kwarteng, Conser...

Are Brits Lazy? Here Are Five People Who Think So

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 01.07.2014 | UK Politics

Conservative ex-deputy prime minister Lord Heseltine has risked causing controversy by blaming the productivity gap between the UK and other countries...

The Real Reason Politicians Look to India and China

Liam McLaughlin | Posted 21.12.2012 | UK Politics
Liam McLaughlin

It is time we saw the India and China examples for what they are - a cynical and ruthless attempt to cheat us of our fundamental rights in the name of economic growth.

David Starkey: Salmond Is A 'Caledonian Hitler'

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 19.04.2012 | UK Politics

Historian Dr David Starkey has compared Scottish first minister Alex Salmond to Nazi German leader Adolf Hitler. "If you think about it, Alex Salmo...

High Speed Rail's Hidden Costs Are Mounting, Say TaxPayers' Alliance

The Huffington Post UK | Felicity Morse | Posted 15.11.2011 | UK Politics

More than £28 billion of taxpayers’ money will be needed to cover the hidden costs of the High Speed Two (HS2) project, according to an investigati...

The Definitive Summer Reading List for MPs

Nik Darlington | Posted 21.09.2011 | UK Politics
Nik Darlington

The comprehensive guide to what MPs (and political enthusiasts) should be taking on holiday with them this summer.