With suspended Labour MP Simon Danczuk now reported to police over expense claims, perhaps he has reflected — when not attending to his unfolding mid-life crisis — on the irony of sending fancy dress campaigners to target a former Lib Dem opponent who claimed for a 40p banana.
Well this is going well. After Theresa May’s top official starred in a car crash select committee hearing yesterday (VIDEO), the judge appointed to lead an investigation has been called on to quit. It turns out that Baroness Butler Sloss‘ brother was attorney general from 1979 to 1987 — and argued for 20 minutes with a […]
Comments from Labour MP Simon Danczuk comparing members of his own party to the BNP have seen him come under attack from across the blogosphere. But now attention has now turned to the veracity of his article for the Telegraph. The springboard used by Danczuk to launch his tirade was an ostensibly “loony left” tweet he claims to […]
An Asian politician whose family home was firebombed at the height of race riots in 2001 has slammed a Labour MP for comparing the left of the party to the BNP. Simon Danczuk wrote in the Telegraph that his opponents within Labour “should be viewed in the same way as we view the views of the […]
Labour MP Simon Danczuk has taken some time out from re-tweeting praise for himself to compare the left of his own party to Nick Griffin’s BNP. Writing in the Telegraph after he backed George Osborne’s extended delay for unemployment benefits, the Rochdale MP claims: “This is the politics of the madhouse and should be viewed […]
While his backbench Tory marksmanship and pursuit of paedophile MP Cyril Smith have impressed some, attempts by Labour’s Simon Danczuk to defend George Osborne’s harsh benefits reforms on TV yesterday were not his finest hour. In acrimonious exchanges — during which Danczuk launched repeated attempted ad hominem attacks on Owen Jones — the Rochdale MP backed changes which […]