Birthday celebration in melancholy, senior MP says, as Labour attracts stage in wake of examination chaos and Covid U-turns
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Boris Johnson is going through a showdown with livid Conservative MPs over his executive’s chaotic dealing with of Covid-19, as a brand new ballot displays the Tories have surrendered an enormous lead over Labour in simply 5 months.
As MPs get ready to go back to Westminster on Tuesday, Charles Walker, who’s vice-chair of the 1922 committee of Conservative backbenchers, advised the Observer that a fresh string of U-turns had left many colleagues in melancholy, with some suffering to beef up and protect their executive to constituents. Governing through U-turn on this method, he stated, used to be unsustainable.