Fridays Mirror claimed Gordon Brown was going to abandon first past the post.(Cornstock on CH today 17th September 2006)
This (if true) could be the key as why the EU is backing Gordon Brown and Murdoch too. I’ve been writing that Gordon Brown must have offered something to the EU to be getting such solid support and backing. If we lose FPTP and have PR, a coalition government could ignore popular opinion and introduce the Euro and other eurocompliant measures. Gordon Brown must be stopped.
Alan Milburn is the only potential Labour leadership candidate making the right noises. Blair should hang on as long as he can despite the W stress lines on his furrowed brow.