View Single Post
Old 24th Mar 2019, 15:28
  #33 (permalink)  
Pontius Navigator
I don't own this space under my name. I should have leased it while I still could
Join Date: Dec 2002
Location: Lincolnshire
Age: 77
Posts: 16,742
Originally Posted by Stan Woolley View Post

And the Iraq war?
They ignored the people and went ahead anyway!
And on our behalf they said Yes.

That is the example of democracy. There is no requirement for an MP to seek an opinion from his constituents. They were trust to represent and thus elected. At a subsequent election the constituents have the option of changing their minds.
Pontius Navigator is offline