31. Mar, 2018

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“Green MP Caroline Lucas asked an important question about the state of our democracy at prime minister’s questions (PMQs) on 28 March. But the response she received from Conservative MPs was such a disgrace that the speaker had to step in.

The question

Lucas wanted to know whether Theresa May would engage in cross-party talks in response to allegations surrounding Cambridge Analytica and election fraud. As Lucas began speaking, Conservative MPs started jeering. The noise was so intense that the speaker, John Bercow, had to intervene”