Lucas to DECC?
Sep 14, 2015
Bishop Hill in Climate: Parliament, Greens, Labour

Guido has just tweeted a rumour that Corbyn is to appoint Green Party MP Caroline Lucas to the DECC portfolio. If true, that should go down like a lead balloon with ambitious Labour party backbenchers.

I assume it's not true though.

Update on Sep 14, 2015 by Registered CommenterBishop Hill

Indeed, it was a bit unlikely wasn't it? The dear leader has filled the DECC shadow role with Lisa Nandy, an MP with little or no previous interest in the subjects of energy or climate.

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