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Tories wrong to scupper vote

Published 12/02/2013

The House of Commons votes 400-175 in favour of gay marriage, but because more Tories voted against than for, and some of those in favour may have been voting with a heavy heart, they think they can derail it in the House of Lords.

Which part of 'this is a parliamentary democracy' do they not understand?


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