Commentary: Harsh words

The arrival of BBC Question Time in the Senedd last night was rather symbolic. With the programme dominated by events in Parliament and the Supreme Court, it seemed natural that the Question Time should be too. After all, from the moment that the Assembly plenary session began this week an urgent question was allowed to enable the First Minister to be questioned on the outcome of the Supreme Court judgement. Not that the response to the outcome was anything really to do with him, but that sort of logical dividing line between governments and legislatures doesn’t really seem to matter anymore. This was also the week in which the issue… Read More

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