Newton Emerson: Resigning would be the selfless thing for Paisley to do

DUP MP Ian Paisley told the House of Commons on Thursday that he was embarrassed for failing to declare luxury family holidays to Sri Lanka - but it is unlikely he will do the selfless thing and resign
WE are all familiar with the arguments for and against abstentionism but it can no longer be argued that avoiding the Commons makes no practical difference. Sinn Féin tried that argument again on Mon[...]

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