21 October 2019 20:32
John Bercow has only 10 days left as Speaker. But you can be sure he's going to make the absolute most of them. He's going to suck up every last drop of sweet, sweet drama, like a small boy slurping the dregs of a slushy. This afternoon Boris Johnson hoped to hold a vote on his Brexit deal. But to do so, he needed the permission of the Speaker.