"People are sensible enough to know if Cummings jumped over a cliff they wouldn’t follow him... some might push him," Paul Howell jokes.
Shadow education minister Emma Hardy tells HuffPost UK ministers need to think about recruiting more assessors now if it wants to push back exams.
Foreign affairs committee chair Tom Tugendhat tells HuffPost UK's Commons People podcast there are "serious questions" for spy agencies.
Senior Tory Robert Halfon tells HuffPost UK No.10 must "dramatically transform" No.10's links with backbenchers after slew of U-turns.
"Cultish mob of silencers" who "piled on" Smith make it harder to scrutinise Nicola Sturgeon's government, Labour's Ian Murray suggests.
Wes Streeting told HuffPost UK Miliband could reinvent himself as a successful shadow business secretary despite his mixed fortunes as Labour leader.
Commons science committee chair Greg Clark backs calls for a Dunkirk-style effort to get small labs to help ramp up testing.
Jon Ashworth also rejects calls to let Labour figures sit on Cobra or a cross-party committee to tackle the pandemic.
Ex-special advisor James Starkie, who worked with Cummings for Vote Leave, said he would be "shocked" if the aide leaves No.10 in the next few months.
Salma Shah tells HuffPost UK's Commons People podcast that Downing Street would have made it "impossible" for Javid to do his job.