Jessica Elgot and her guests react to the prime minister’s suspension of parliament for five weeks from mid-September, an act the Commons Speaker, John Bercow, called a ‘constitutional outrage’, and Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn said was a ‘threat to our democracy’.Jessica is joined by the Guardian journalists Rafael Behr, Owen Jones and Sonia Sodha to analyse Boris Johnson’s motives and what steps are available for MPs returning to the Commons next week. Continue reading…
Source link : https://www.theguardian.com/politics/audio/2019/aug/29/boris-johnson-goes-prorogue
Author : Presented by Jessica Elgot with guests Rafael Behr, Owen Jones and Sonia Sodha, and produced by Katherine Godfrey
Publish date : 2019-08-29 17:01:15
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