It only took him fifteen months since Channel 4’s original report and four months since refusing point blank to say sorry to women who alleged harassment. Rennard’s damning wording confirms that serious allegations of sexual impropriety are of secondary concern to elections:
“I would be most grateful if the English Party could transmit this immediately, now that we are past polling day, and confirm to me when this has been done”
The private prosecution of Mike Hancock MP on sex assault allegations is next month.
Are they clearing the decks?