ref date:23 Oct 1997 (WBA)
Blair attacks Scottish MEP
The Government is facing a head-on collision with Labour Euro-MPs after
four left-winger MEPs were suspended yesterday.
Mr Alex Falconer, veteran left-wing Euro-MP for Mid Scotland and Fife was
one of the four. He was suspended for defying the code of practice which
demands party loyalty. Mr Falconer has protested his innocence and said he
Party loyalty, what the hell is this? Mr Falconer is responsible to the electorate
NOT to some Blairist right wing quango in London.
MORE OPEN GOVERNMENT - LABOUR STYLE - JUST LIKE THE TORIES
Open government in Labours manifesto