TITLE

Clichés that put the grassroots in their place

AUTHOR(S)
Sam Leith
PUB. DATE
May 2013
SOURCE
Evening Standard;5/20/2013, p15
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
THE fine old saying that a gaffe is "when a politician accidentally tells the truth" has seldom been better exemplified than in the "senior Tory figure ... with strong connections to the Prime Minister" quoted moaning that MPs were making trouble over the Queen's Speech only because "the associations tell them to, and the associations are all mad, swivel-eyed loons".
ACCESSION #
87653754

 

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