Welcome to European Tribune. It's gone a bit quiet around here these days, but it's still going.
there are rumours running round media circles, that Darling was offered the Home Office, and said that the choice was leave him at Chancellor, or Sack him.  Things are very unstable, Brown would Ideally have left the reshuffle till Monday. after both sets of results. Now, having made changes, which would normally knock other news out of the papers, instead the last news in the open is going to be the disasterous upcoming Euro results.

Caroline Flints resignation, saying that Brown was just using her as Female window dressing  is I think particularly damaging, making it very hard for other Female MPs to take up posts, and disrupting Browns inclusiveness PR.

Any idiot can face a crisis - it's day to day living that wears you out.
by ceebs (ceebs (at) eurotrib (dot) com) on Fri Jun 5th, 2009 at 02:01:19 PM EST

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