Mensch slaps down husband's claims over why she quit

Tamara Cohen
October 2012
Daily Mail;10/29/2012, p21
LOUISE Mensch has dismissed claims by her husband that she decided to quit politics because she feared an overwhelming defeat at the next election.


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