LONDON — The MP behind the plot to oust House of Commons Speaker John Bercow claims to have received a large amount of support from MPs across the house. James Duddridge, the Conservative MP for Rochford and Southend East, says thatShow More Summary
Some contributors have asked me why I did not write about the Speaker of the House of Commons, John Bercow, on Sunday. I had sort of meant to, but in the end I wrote so much on other things that...
LONDON — The MP plotting to oust House of Commons speaker John Bercow from his post called on Monday for Bercow's removal "this week" — despite the fact that parliament is in recess and therefore unable to vote on the issue. James Duddridge,...Show More Summary
LONDON — The government is not going to step in and stop politicians from trying to remove House of Commons Speaker John Bercow after he was branded a "hypocrite" for blocking US President Donald Trump from addressing Parliament when...Show More Summary
The BBC again. A profile of the speaker, John Bercow, for Radio Four. His pet cat is called ‘Order’ –… See the full story of Why do liberal lefties cling to these unlikely heroes such as Bercow? on Coffee House.
Citing President Trump’s immigration ban, Bercow took a strong public stand against allowing him to speak to the British chamber.
(John Hinderaker) John Bercow, Speaker of the House of Commons, has proposed to bar President Trump from speaking to Parliament when he visits the U.K., on account of his supposed “racism and sexism.” That is an extreme case, but it is fair to say that Trump is deeply unpopular with Europe’s elites. Show More Summary
BLOWBACK: Top UK Politician Who Branded Donald Trump ‘Racist and Sexist’ May Be Forced To Quit. “John Bercow, the Speaker of the House of Commons, has generated so much anger among some British politicians that he is in effect facing calls to quit after a Conservative MP, James Duddridge, tabled a parliamentary motion of no […]
The British government pulled the plug Friday on a planned address by President Trump to the joint Houses of Parliament during a state visit – a decision that followed a kerfuffle between two house speakers. Commons Speaker John Bercow this week said Trump should not be allowed to address Parliament because of his immigration ban […]
The Guardian reports: The government has abandoned the idea of Donald Trump addressing the joint Houses of Parliament when he comes to Britain for a state visit later this year after objections by MPs led by the Commons Speaker John Bercow. Show More Summary
House of Commons Speaker John Bercow is facing pushback from some of his colleagues for trying to bar President Trump from addressing Parliament...
The Freedom Caucus is a rowdy band of GOP US House members most famous for triggering government shutdowns, pushing to repeal the Affordable Care Act, and driving former GOP Speaker John Boehner from his post on the theory he wasn't conservative enough. Show More Summary
LONDON — US President Donald Trump may still make a speech in Parliament even if House Speaker John Bercow acts on his pledge to ban him from addressing Westminster Hall, the Lord Speaker has said. A spokesperson for the Lord Speaker,...Show More Summary
The speaker of the House of Commons, John Bercow, said Mr. Trump should not address Parliament, but other Conservative lawmakers disagreed.
House of Commons Speaker John Bercow has announced that he intends to block U.S. President Donald Trump from addressing Parliament when Trump visits the U.K. later this year. It is customary for visiting presidents to address MPs and members of the House of Lords in Westminster Hall when making state visits to Britain. Show More Summary
When Donald Trump visits the UK, House of Commons Speaker John Bercow has said that he would be “strongly opposed” to Trump speaking in Parliament and has also stated that speaking before Parliament is not necessarily “an automatic right.” The...Show More Summary
John Bercow — the speaker of the House of Commons — made the comments Monday.
LONDON — House of Commons Speaker John Bercow has been accused of hypocrisy for his plan to ban US President Donald Trump from addressing Parliament when he visits Britain later this year. Bercow grabbed international headlines on Monday...Show More Summary
House of Commons Speaker John Bercow has announced that he intends to block US President Donald Trump from addressing Parliament when Trump visits the UK later this year. The speaker said that addressing Parliament was an "earned honour" and not an invitation that came automatically with a state visit. Produced by Claudia Romeo Join the conversation about this story »
The Speaker of Britain's House of Commons came under fire Tuesday for saying he was "strongly opposed" to Donald Trump addressing parliament during the US president's state visit later this year. John Bercow said such a speech was "not...Show More Summary