How to be an MP : Learning the Commons Knowledge, Paperback

How to be an MP : Learning the Commons Knowledge Paperback



Not for everyone the title of Prime Minister, Foreign Secretary or other such hallowed callings; the vast majority of the House of Commons is made up of backbenchers - the power behind the constitutionally elected throne. Here is a guide for anyone and everyone fascinated by the quirks and foibles of Westminster Palace, covering all species of backbencher and providing every hardworking MP and political enthusiast with the know-how to survive life in Parliament. From how to address the crowd, weather marital troubles and socialise at party conference to the all-important Backbenchers' Commandments, How to be an MP is indispensable reading for anyone wishing to make a mark from the back bench and influence proceedings in the House. And in the process it provides the outsider with a riveting insight into life as a Member.


  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 208 pages
  • Publisher: Biteback Publishing
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  • Category: Central government
  • ISBN: 9781849542203



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