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MPs workloads

Baroness Quin

Several articles and comments have appeared recently about how much time MPs are spending away from Westminster and the importance of ensuring a full Parliamentary timetable to deal properly with government legislation.  It has also been claimed that the current government, because of disagreements within the coalition, is finding it difficult to agree new legislation…

Podcast: Beyond the Chamber

Lord Norton

Parliament has started producing podcasts as part of its programme of utilising new media to explain what it does.  It has produced one on how MPs and peers go about their work away from their respective chambers.   Though the media focus is on the chamber, most time of parliamentarians is taken up with committees, correspondence, meeting with…