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Queen's Speech — Debate (3rd Day)

Part of the debate – in the House of Lords at 5:58 pm on 27th May 2010.

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Photo of The Earl of Onslow The Earl of Onslow Conservative 5:58 pm, 27th May 2010

If the party had more than 55 per cent of the MPs and the Prime Minister wished to call an early election after three and a half years, all the party has to do is to get 55 per cent in the election and, lo and behold, it gets an election and the fixed-term Parliament is quashed.