Pmqs

Jeremy Corbyn: Tories Are 'Smearing' Sadiq Khan

The Huffington Post | Graeme Demianyk | Posted 04.05.2016 | UK Politics

A bad-tempered Prime Minister's Questions has seen Jeremy Corbyn accuse the Conservative Party of "smearing" Labour's London Mayoral candidate Sadiq K...

PMQs: Watch Jeremy Corbyn Troll David Cameron Over His Football Knowledge

The Huffington Post | Owen Bennett | Posted 04.05.2016 | UK Politics

Jeremy Corbyn expertly trolled David Cameron today after the Prime Minister praised Leicester City for winning the Premier League. Speaking at the beg...

PMQs: Lineker Wearing Pants On Match Of the Day Debated

The Huffington Post | Graeme Demianyk | Posted 04.05.2016 | UK Politics

Gary Lineker's promise to present Match of the Day in his pants if Leicester City won the title has reached the floor of the House of Commons during P...

PMQs Today, Without All The Shouting

The Huffington Post | Ryan Barrell | Posted 04.05.2016 | UK Comedy

We've had another storming week in British politics, with Labour's anti-semitism row continuing and 5 May's local elections just around the corner. It...

PMQs: Watch David Cameron Say Nigel Farage Has A 'Poncey' Name

The Huffington Post | Owen Bennett | Posted 27.04.2016 | UK Politics

David Cameron today branded Nigel Farage as “poncey” for the way he pronounces his surname. During Prime Minister’s Questions this afternoon, Ca...

PMQs Today As It Happened (Without The Shouting)

The Huffington Post | Ryan Barrell | Posted 27.04.2016 | UK Comedy

It's been a very busy week in British politics - Labour MP Naz Shah was at the centre of an anti-Semitism row, the Brexit campaign has continued, we'v...

PMQs: David Cameron Accused Of Being 'Racist' By Labour MPs

The Huffington Post | Owen Bennett | Posted 20.04.2016 | UK Politics

Labour MPs accused David Cameron of being “racist” today after he attacked the party’s mayoral candidate for sharing a platform with a so-called...

PMQs: Jeremy Corbyn Attacks David Cameron Over Forcing Schools To Become Academies

The Huffington Post | Graeme Demianyk | Posted 20.04.2016 | UK Politics

The Government has offered the first sign of movement over forcing schools to become academies as Jeremy Corbyn launched a fierce attack on David Came...

'What Do MPs Really Do?' - In Defence of Politicians

Sir Paul Beresford | Posted 15.04.2016 | UK Politics
Sir Paul Beresford

Our report, published today, paints a rather vivid picture of what being an MP entails and the implications for MPs' lives beyond the job. What shines through is that across the party spectrum MPs are unified in their desire to serve the public they represent in the best way they can. So, what exactly do MPs do?

PMQs: David Cameron Accused Of Employing More Staff For Benefits Crackdown Than Collecting Tax

The Huffington Post | Graeme Demianyk | Posted 13.04.2016 | UK Politics

David Cameron has been accused of employing ten times as many civil servants to crackdown on benefit fraud than chasing tax avoidance. But the Prime M...

PMQS: Jeremy Corbyn Tells David Cameron: 'I Paid More Tax Than People You Know Quite Well'

The Huffington Post | Owen Bennett | Posted 13.04.2016 | UK Politics

Jeremy Corbyn joked about his own over-paying of tax today as he trolled David Cameron in Prime Minister’s Questions. The Labour leader quipped tha...

BBC Broadcast Shut Down As Parliament Is Occupied By Disability Cuts Protesters

The Huffington Post | Owen Bennett | Posted 23.03.2016 | UK Politics

Protestors against disability benefit cuts this afternoon staged a noisy demonstration in the heart of Parliament, just yards from where David Cameron...

David Cameron Wants Us All To Get S**tfaced For The Queen's Birthday

The Huffington Post | Louise Ridley | Posted 23.03.2016 | UK

Pub opening hours will be extended for two days in June to celebrate The Queen's 90th birthday, David Cameron has announced. Pubs will open longer on ...

Pictures Reveal What Corbyn Didn’t Want The Cameras To See At PMQs

The Huffington Post | Aubrey Allegretti | Posted 16.03.2016 | UK

Jeremy Corbyn seemingly smartened-up for his showdown with George Osborne today, appearing in the Chamber in a suit that got everybody talking. After ...

PMQs: Watch Labour's Rachel Reeves Throw Serious Shade At Corbynite Richard Burgon After Brexit Question

The Huffington Post UK | Owen Bennett and Ned Simons | Posted 09.03.2016 | UK Politics

Labour MP Richard Burgon provoked a withering look from colleague Rachel Reeves today with a bizarre intervention at Prime Minister’s Questions. ...

PMQs Today, Without All The Shouting

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 09.03.2016 | UK Comedy

Another week, another mid-week dose of Prime Minister's Questions. As usual, it was a ridiculous farce full of school playground-style jeering and chi...

PMQs: 'Where Is The Fella?' Tory MP Bernard Jenkin 'Embarrassed' For Forgetting To Turn Up To Ask Question

The Huffington Post UK | Owen Bennett | Posted 02.03.2016 | UK Politics

Tory MP Bernard Jenkin admits he is “embarrassed” at failing to show up for Prime Minster’s Questions today despite being down to quiz David Cam...

This Might Be The Worst Joke At PMQs Ever

The Huffington Post UK | Ned Simons | Posted 02.03.2016 | UK Politics

Jokes during prime minister's questions are never really that good. But David Cameron managed to lower the bar significantly on Wednesday. Taking a...

All The Important Bits Of PMQs Today, Without All The Shouting

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 02.03.2016 | UK Comedy

Fresh from last week's childish jibes about Jeremy Corbyn's clothing choices, it's time for yet another instalment of PMQs - so let's see what's going...

Double Commons People Special! One All About The EU, One Where We Don't Mention It At All

The Huffington Post UK | Owen Bennett | Posted 25.02.2016 | UK Politics

The EU referendum dominated politics this week, and we realise you might already be sick of it. Which is why we at Commons People have produced TWO...

David Cameron Quips About His 'Your Mum' PMQs Joke At Launch Of Pro-EU Tory Campaign

The Huffington Post UK | Owen Bennett | Posted 24.02.2016 | UK Politics

David Cameron joked he had “ignored my mother’s advice” this evening as he appeared tieless and jacketless at the launch of the pro-EU Conservat...

9 Times David Cameron's Mum Would Have Told Him Off For Not Wearing A Tie

The Huffington Post | Aubrey Allegretti | Posted 24.02.2016 | UK

David Cameron gave out some flack at PMQs on Wednesday - hurling insults at Jeremy Corbyn across the Despatch Box for not wearing a tie properly. ...

5 More Times MPs Slagged Each Other Off Using 'Your Mum' Jokes

The Huffington Post | Aubrey Allegretti | Posted 24.02.2016 | UK

Jokes about someone else's mother are traditionally the preserve of the playground. But on Wednesday, they entered the Palace of Westminster during PM...

PMQS: Tom Watson Furious After David Cameron Mocks Return Of Ex-Labour Attack Dog

The Huffington Post UK | Owen Bennett | Posted 24.02.2016 | UK Politics

David Cameron mocked Jeremy Corbyn’s promise of a “kinder” politics today as he tore into Labour for re-hiring ex-Gordon Brown spinner Damian Mc...

Everything That Happened At PMQs Today, Without All The Shouting

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 24.02.2016 | UK Comedy

It's time for another Prime Minister's Questions! No doubt it'll be another half hour of political point scoring and schoolboy-esque jeering, so here'...