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Commons Speaker Bercow to stand down - BBC News

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Media playback is unsupported on your device Media caption John Bercow stands down: "We degrade this parliament at our peril" John Bercow says he will stand down as Commons Speaker and MP at the next election or on 31 October, whichever comes first. Speaking in Parliament, Mr Bercow said his 10-year "tenure" was nearing its end and it had been the "greatest honour and privilege" to serve. If there was no early election, he said 31 October would be the "least disruptive and most democratic" date. The ex-Tory MP succeeded the late Michael Martin as Speaker in 2009. He has faced fierce criticism from Brexiteers, who have questioned his impartiality on the issue of Europe and claim he has facili...

Amber Rudd: Work and pensions secretary resigns and quits Tories as Boris Johnson’s government plunged into further chaos | The Independent

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Amber Rudd has sensationally quit the cabinet – and the Conservative Party – accusing Boris Johnson of misleading the country over wanting to avoid a crash-out Brexit. From extras....

Amber Rudd: Work and pensions secretary resigns and quits Tories as Boris Johnson’s government plunged into further chaos

independent.co.uk

Amber Rudd has sensationally quit the cabinet – and the Conservative Party – accusing Boris Johnson of misleading the country over wanting to avoid a crash-out Brexit. From extras....