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Downing Street has defended David Cameron's decision to employ a foreign-born nanny, after the Prime Minister was accused of "hypocrisy" over the Government's immigration policy. Mr Cameron is facing questions over his role in obtaining ... Continue to article
John Mann said it was wrong for MPs to be given a pay rise and said being an MP should not be seen as a job. "We voted through the pay restraint in the public sector, we need to impose that on Ipsa, i.e. on ourselves. "It's the height... Continue to article
John Mann said Lloyds £28m fine marked a “bad day” for the bank, and also raised questions about the Government’s oversight. “That’s what the top brass at Lloyds have been telling the Treasury Select Committee over the last three years. ... Continue to article
A dead bird was posted to the wife of John Mann, the MP has revealed.
Jo Mann, a newly elected councillor, arrived home from her first council meeting yesterday to find the package. It made her feel “really sick”, she said.
Mr Mann said the couple would not be intimidated, and that he hoped the perpetrator would be found swiftly and “given the maximum punishment possible”.
A number of Labour MPs, including Kate Hoey and John Mann, have called for Gordon Brown to step aside as Labour party leader in the wake of Thursday's election. Other MPs have said the party was defeated on Thursday and does not have a mandate to govern.
David Miliband's bid to be leader of the Labour party was boosted today as nominations by constituency Labour parties closed with him 17 ahead of his brother. David also won a 'primary' vote conducted by one MP through a postal ballot of local members.
The new expenses watchdog is facing a backlash from MPs, who claim the new rules will force them to lay off staff and compromise services to constituents. Labour MP John Mann has said the Independent Parliamentary Standards Authority "have no idea what a modern MP does."
Former minister Kate Hoey has called on Gordon Brown to resign as leader of the Labour party, saying it would be impossible for the party to acheive "renewal" without a new leader. Her comments come after Labour MP John Mann called on Mr Brown to step down.
Labour MP John Mann has increased the pressure on Gordon Brown after calling for him to resign in the wake of Thursday's election. Ben Bradshaw said Mr Mann showed a "lack of understanding of the constitution", adding "PMs resign when another government is formed".
09/01/2014 on Daily Politics, BBC2
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11/12/2013 on Sky News
11/07/2013 on Daybreak, ITV1
06/07/2013 on Week In Westminster, BBC Radio 4
01/07/2013 on Boulton & Co, Sky News
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10/03/2014 on Newsnight, BBC Two
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