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All 5 results for boris speaker:Dennis Skinner

Oral Answers to Questions — Treasury: Topical Questions (21 Jul 2015)

Dennis Skinner: ...elections—[Interruption.] Take your time! The Chancellor is involved in an election himself. Every time he opens his mouth, it is directed towards the hon. Member for Uxbridge and South Ruislip (Boris Johnson) and the Home Secretary. Does he not realise that the Home Secretary has already knocked him out with the water cannon? Remember, some of us are watching that contest very...

Oral Answers to Questions — Transport: Transport Services (Yorkshire and London) (6 Feb 2014)

Dennis Skinner: Is it not a fact that it takes two sides to create industrial action? The problem with the Tory Front Bench is that they dare not attack Boris Johnson for not conducting talks, because half of the Tory MPs want Boris Johnson to be their next leader. That is the reason.

Oral Answers to Questions — Defence: European Council (22 Oct 2012)

Dennis Skinner: ...notice of what he has to say? Does he not realise that they work it out that this Prime Minister is being constantly undermined by the antics of his Chancellor of the Exchequer, the ex-Chief Whip, Boris Johnson—it goes on for ever? This heir to Blair has suddenly become like John Major all over again.

Oral Answers to Questions — Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs: Soviet Union (4 Mar 1992)

Dennis Skinner: Is the right hon. Gentleman aware that there is no case to be made for taxpayers' money being used to prop up Boris Yeltsin, who will turn out to be the David Owen of Russia?

Oral Answers to Questions — Home Department: Television Licences (7 Dec 1989)

Dennis Skinner: ...in the same position as those on the other side of the street who do not? Why should the Prime Minister have 13 television sets and not have to pay for a licence? She has one in every room. Even Boris has one free. Now that this place is televised, some pensioners are having to pay to watch the proceedings in the palace of varieties while some get it for nowt. Surely that is the utmost...


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