Sunday, August 29, 2004

Mother-in-Law Mike's achievement

The news that Michael Howard is banned from the White House, or even meeting President Bush rather makes him remind one of that comedian's stereotype of the 'Mother-in-Law'.

Aside from the above news, Mother-in-Law Mike has not had a good week. He was elected over IDS basically because serious Conservatives took a look at IDS and realised the man was never going to become PM. What about Mother-in-Law Mike?

Let's look at the record over the past year or so.

YouGov July 2003

Con 37
Lab 34
Lib Dem 22
Other 7

YouGov August 2004

Con 33
Lab 34
Lib Dem 23
Other 11