Lets hope this is only their worst week… so far.. and that worse is yet to come.
BIG defeat in the Lords for IDS on cutting support for people in the ESA WRAG –http://www.theguardian.com/society/2016/jan/27/lords-defeat-tories-esa
Another BIG defeat in the Lords for IDS on “redefining” Child Poverty –http://www.independent.co.uk/news/uk/politics/government-loses-vote-to-keep-child-poverty-numbers-secret-a6833156.html
A third defeat in court on the Bedroom Tax – http://www.mirror.co.uk/news/uk-news/calls-iain-duncan-smith-quit-7258854
Cameron getting slagged for saying bunch of migrants on Holocaust Memorial day – shocking even his own backbenchers – http://www.independent.co.uk/news/uk/politics/watch-the-moment-david-cameron-silences-his-own-mps-with-bunch-of-migrants-comment-a6837291.html. Showing disrespect to Holocaust Memorial Day is about one of the biggest blunders a politician can make. Most politicians that is, don’t forget that this is the man who is reported to have had sexual relations with a dead pig.
Artist Taxi Driver’s View of this https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=C4pJpf10rNc&feature=share
Trade Union Bill got defeated in Wales- http://www.pcs.org.uk/en/news_and_events/pcs_comment/pcs_comment.cfm/blow-for-tory-tu-bill-as-welsh-assembly-votes-to-block-it
Government climbdown on Housing Benefit cuts – http://www.insidehousing.co.uk/policy/welfare-reform/supported-housing-wins-one-year-rent-cut-exemption/7013708.article
Osborne’s Google Tax Deal may be illegal EU claims – http://www.theguardian.com/business/2016/jan/28/google-tax-deal-eu-commissioner-investigation
Minister says he’s not received UN report on Saudi Arabia despite holding copy of UN report on Saudi Arabia http://www.independent.co.uk/news/uk/politics/minister-says-hes-not-received-un-report-on-saudi-arabia-despite-holding-copy-of-un-report-on-saudi-a6838991.html
Jeremy Hunt commits contempt of court – although let off and allowed to get away with it. But it shows how stupid he seems to be http://www.independent.co.uk/news/uk/crime/jeremy-hunt-ordered-to-delete-highly-inappropriate-tweet-over-manslaughter-trial-of-frances-a6838816.html