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Part of the debate – in the House of Commons at 12:00 am on 13th May 1965.

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Photo of Mr John Mendelson Mr John Mendelson , Penistone 12:00 am, 13th May 1965

I wonder whether the right hon. and learned Gentleman's analogy of our position vis-á-vis the electorate holds water. We accept the verdict of the electorate as a body of political wisdom, but we do not approve of those who make the lowest possible appeal to the electorate.