It is official… the United Kingdom now has the highest death toll from coronavirus in Europe… higher than Italy… higher than Spain… and higher than France. It has been a complete scandal that so many people have died needlessly due to the failings of parliament.
Failings over the lack of protective equpiment for NHS health, care home staff and other key workers, people facing financial ruin and developing mental health issues, the lax enforcement of the already light social distancing rules, continued misleading information at press conferences, the media’s (except in a few cases) and parliament’s reluctance to hold the actions of the present government to account.
Andrea Leadsom – Continue insisting that the best way to conduct a complex diplomatic negotiation is to threaten to shoot yourself in the head on a specific date if you don’t get exactly what you want.
Esther McVey & Dominic Raab – Launch a political coup against parliamentary sovereignty to force through a ruinous “no deal” Brexit designed to enrich their wealthy mates who are busy speculating against Britain & British assets in anticipation of this Tory-engineered crash.
Both the governing and the main opposition parties were kicked in the ballots in yesterday’s local elections in England. Conservative and Labour have at the time of writing, lost over 1100 seats combined. The big winners were the Liberal Democrats, who have gained over 580 seats, the Greens over 150 and independents and others over 540.