Archive of 16 June 2008

David Davis will fight a single-issue by-election

Davis move 'good for democracy'

Former Conservative frontbencher David Davis' decision to fight a by-election on 42 days will help parliamentary democracy, Hansard Society chief executive Fiona Booth believes.

  • Barack Obama is more popular in Europe than America

    Obama might head to the UK

    Plans have been pencilled in for Democratic presidential candidate Barack Obama to visit the UK.

  • Mr Brown earned rave reviews for his first press conference with George Bush

    Bush-Brown press conference as it happened

    Welcome to's As-It-Happens page. Here you can keep up to date with major parliamentary debates, press conferences or news events in real time. Just hit refresh on your browser to see the latest development.

First | Previous | Showing 1 to 7 of 7 | Next | Last