Daily Archives: October 6, 2008

Jim Pickard

10 Downing Street played the prospect of a climbdown over 42 days with a straight bat this morning.

The prime minister is clear that pushing ahead with the 42 days legislation is the right thing to do, given that the House of Commons has expressed its will,” said a spokesman. “The government’s view is that this is the right thing to do and we will continue to make our case in the House of Lords.’’ Read more