Bernard Jenkin increases criticism of John Bercow amid Brexit uncertainty

Sir Bernard Jenkin has stepped up his criticism of John Bercow after the Brexit process appeared to stall on Tuesday and the Commons Speaker prepared to step down.

Mr Bercow on Monday rejected a Government bid to hold a meaningful vote on Boris Johnson’s Brexit deal on the basis it would be “repetitive and disorderly” to do so.

On Tuesday he said the European Union (Withdrawal Agreement Bill) was “in limbo”.

Mr Bercow had come under fire...
source: Wimbledon Guardian

2019-10-23 08:17
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