Belfast Telegraph

Peer presses the questions matter

By Tom Moseley

House of Lords reform is back on the agenda aNd our friend Lord Laird, the upper house's record questioner, is not happy about changes that have already been made.

A limit has now been placed on the number of written questions peers can table each week, to the anger of the Ulster Unionist, who has posed around 12,000 questions to date.

He recently asked whether similar restrictions were to be imposed on questions the Press. No, came the answer.


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