Simon Heffer covers the coming Conservative backbench rebellion over the EU Bill in the Telegraph today. He seems to think it could be substantial. But will it be effective? It won’t decide the sovereignty issue in itself, but it will be important in setting the ground rules and keep open the path to exit, when the right moment comes.
Cameron’s expended all the hope he had created for the election in a few months. It’s now down to the backbenchers to rebuild it.