Prime minister will be hoping she can defuse MPs’ anger over lack of consultation
Conservative whips were contacting backbenchers this weekend, warning them to be ready to lend their support to the prime minister as she makes the case for last weekend’s Syrian airstrikes.
Theresa May’s tendency to reserve judgment until she has studied all the evidence are sometimes a political handicap, serving her badly in the wake of the Grenfell Tower fire, for example, whose enormity she appeared slow to grasp.
Source link : https://www.theguardian.com/politics/2018/apr/15/theresa-may-will-have-to-convince-mps-of-case-for-syrian-airstrikes
Author : Heather Stewart Political editor
Publish date : 15 April 2018 | 5:12 pm
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