Brake Backs Bercow for Speaker

May 18, 2010 4:03 PM

In Parliament today recently re-elected Tom Brake, MP for Carshalton and Wallington backed the re-election of John Bercow MP as the Speaker of the House of Commons,

Tom Brake said, "I have worked with John over a number of years on human rights issues. I know he will stand up for the rights of backbenchers and will help to restore trust in our Parliament."

Speaker Bercow was re-elected without a vote although some objections were heard in the Chamber.

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