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Denis MacShane

By-Election Special: Rotherham

November 14, 2012

The resignation of Denis MacShane hs prompted yet another by-election, this time in Rotherham. The result in 2010 was not very close: The cause of the election has pushed the Labour Party to unusual haste – MacShane resigned on 2 November and the by-election will be held less than four weeks later on 29 November, […]

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Week 44: Villain – Denis MacShane

November 4, 2012

This week, our panel’s award for the biggest villain of the last seven days goes to the disgraced MP, Denis MacShane On Friday, the House of Commons standards and privileges committee suspended Denis MacShane for an unprecedented 12 month period for submitting false invoices.  MacShane later bowed to the inevitable and resigned.  The committee called […]

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