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Steve Melnikoff
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Volume of UK law originating in the House of Lords

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Can an Article 50 extension take effect pending approval from national states?

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Does the UK parliament need to pass secondary legislation to accept the Article 50 extension

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Can the Prime Minister prorogue Parliament?

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How could the PM prorogue Parliament without the Queen's consent?

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What is Article 50?

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Can Sinn Fein join a minority coalition in a no-confidence vote?

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Do the religious and hereditary members of the house of lords have real political power?

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What changes would be necessary in the UK to force a general election if the Prime Minister resigns?

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Why didn't anyone talk about 'supporting the democratically elected government' in Syrian uprising as they did in the coup in Turkey and save lives?

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Does the Speaker of the House of Commons have the power to prevent HM Government allowing the US President to speak in the Palace of Westminster?

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What are the advantages/disadvantages of fixed-term elections?

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Why are US laws written in such convoluted formats?

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Why doesn't the Shadow Chancellor give the UK budget response?

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Can MPs stay in a party even after they vote against their own Government?

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Can Cabinet Ministers initiate legislation, or does collective responsibility somehow preclude this?

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Why do many Parliamentary democracies require the formal consent of the Head of State for governmental appointments?

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Why did a UK judge place a reporting ban on Tommy Robinson's arrest?

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Where did the withdrawal agreement extension mechanism come from?

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How can the way the council tax amount is calculated be changed?

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How is the bill blocking the no-deal Brexit useful?

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What happens if a UK government loses a no confidence vote just before a parliamentary recess?

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Can the British PM formally be charged with treason?

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What were the postal vote figures in the 2023 Tamworth UK by-election?

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Does UK State funding for opposition parties move if MPs/Lords switch parties?

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Why did May's administration force unwell MPs to attend a Brexit debate?

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Could the UK Parliament defy the delay on the meaningful vote and simply vote on it?

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Can legal action prevent the PM proroguing Parliament?

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Is there any limit on how long a parliamentary session can be in the UK?

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Why would an anonymous vote have hurt John Bercow's chances of being re-elected?