Malthus and Ricardo quite omit it; the Annual Register is silent; in the Conversations' Lexicon it is not set down; the President's Message, the Queen's Speech
, have not mentioned it; and yet it is never nothing.
Watching the Queen's speech
is as much a part of theChristmastradition as turkey and tinsel, and it will once again be shown on December 25.
The DUP claimed the "amendment to the Queen's speech
on public sector pay cap was not an appropriate time to divide the House of Commons on such a matter, as it would have breached our agreement and potentially resulted in defeat for the Queen's Speech
CT, Gateshead, states that I was wrong to say that Tories were laughing and cheering the vote in favour of retaining the pay cap for public sector workers and that they were in fact cheering the passing of the Queen's Speech
Her Majesty has launched many ships in her time, never such an empty vessel as the one today" - Outgoing Liberal Democrat leader Tim Farron on the Queen's Speech
The first race at half-past two" Quip from Labour MP Dennis Skinner on the monarch's plan to travel to Royal Ascot after delivering the Queen's Speech
The first race is at half-past two" - Quip from Labour MP Dennis Skinner (pictured left) on the monarch's plan to travel to Royal Ascot after delivering the Queen's Speech
But the Queen's Speech
simply says the Government "will consult on options" about how to pay for social care.
LABOUR has accused Theresa May of treating Wales with "disrespect and disregard" in the Queen's Speech
and regretted a lack of commitments for specific Welsh infrastructure commitments.
But First Secretary of State Damian Green acknowledged that it may not be possible to reach a deal in time for the Commons vote on the Queen's Speech
package on June 29.
But a decision in the Queen's Speech
to bring forward legislation for the extension of the next phase of the high speed rail line (HS2) was welcomed.
There is no mention of the so-called tax in the Queen's Speech