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Daily Mirror Political Editor Scotland/London Parliamentary Press Gallery chair pippa.crerar@mirror.co.uk

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One rule for them... https://t.co/ptJRzt1gWOLest we forget https://t.co/5SPciUBkSL
7/2
2020
Very insensitive. Lives lost, livelihoods lost, not sure there’s much to raise a glass to. https://t.co/AVar7k87XD @Geordie_Gavs @MattHancock It was @GuardianHeather! She claims it was just a coincidence but I'm not so sure...So brilliant - well done the LSE's Dr Clare Wenham and also the BBC's Christian Fraser for handling it with a heart https://t.co/aEs3S8mWktMy kids took to putting stuff (cuddly toys etc) in the background so they could tell their friends they were "famou… https://t.co/iKlSQaQOoKWhat a pro @haynesdeborah. This has been my constant fear during lockdown - especially during those No 10 pressers.… https://t.co/WoAUQPWY0CEvery year, we lose £1.3bn in corporation tax to just five US tech firms. The government’s Digital Services Tax w… https://t.co/oxQ3QP2Ebd
Retweeted by Pippa CrerarWe should have had this data right from the start. Council’s up and down the land are the ones at the front line,… https://t.co/lohcTWn6X5
Retweeted by Pippa CrerarGrim indeed - and just the start. Around 12,500 jobs gone in retail and aviation over 48 hours - more redundancies… https://t.co/9iptZiDVEBthe missing word here is “slow”!The right thing to do 👇🏼 https://t.co/W21uvcw2kNAlso this: https://t.co/SCPcZVkVTv https://t.co/AMXlr4y5TZSo Pillar 2 testing figures are apparently only shared with local authority officials if they have signed the Data… https://t.co/cJI6DlZzGWBoris Johnson hits back at Starmer’s criticism of his economic response. “We’re the builders, they’re the blocker… https://t.co/KS01N6PUKVKeir Starmer quotes PM y’day: “We know the jobs that many people had in January are not coming back”. Says remini… https://t.co/CCHwWEF7KgLabour leader Keir Starmer confirms he supports the easing of the lockdown. But adds: “But unlike the Prime Minist… https://t.co/fozB3C2lS6Boris Johnson says that all local authorities *do* have access to pillar 2 testing data - but Leicester mayor told… https://t.co/IFgr7LDMIIThe indefatigable @HarrietHarman deserves huge praise for her campaign to outlaw the rough sex defence -… https://t.co/PUql0riDOZLondon Mayor @SadiqKhan warns "serious threat" remains of second wave in capital. Biggest increases in Hounslow, We… https://t.co/ourVCalHyVSo depressing that this is still a thing. I was employed as a child labourer in a garment factory in the Midlands i… https://t.co/BNjNZUtIHg
Retweeted by Pippa Crerar @GuyOpperman I'm so sorry to hear of your loss. The hardest thing. All our thoughts are with you both. @tracey_crouch Scott and Charlene! I bought the Angry Anderson single and played it on loop.This is worrying: 90% of new coronavirus cases missing from the data. https://t.co/cVT2W4TEFq
7/1
2020
@mattzarb You’re naughty!Latest in changing of the Labour guard news: understand Seumas Milne, JC’s right-hand man, is off. No love lost bet… https://t.co/k66WfPaF0O
Retweeted by Pippa Crerar @elliotttimes Oh god who was that?! Did it hit anybody? Worst I've ever dropped is a pen... and it missed.Govt publish new clause for Domestic Abuse Bill to end rough sex defence. Milestone moment in battle to challenge m… https://t.co/a1zHY0WnbQ
Retweeted by Pippa Crerar @soniasodha @BrewDog Save some for me 😘Keir Starmer’s verdict on Boris Johnson’s speech: “The Prime Minister promised a 'New Deal'. But there's not much t… https://t.co/3CVbSH3qTqReminder. Boris Johnson is taking the Tory parliamentary party for granted. This is no problem for Dominic Cummings… https://t.co/yKGHNnWYOg
Retweeted by Pippa Crerar💥 “Why is the new National Security Adviser a political appointee with absolutely no national security experience?”… https://t.co/YLAkuW2213 @montie First part of my question was about support for jobs and businesses - agree that’s where the big unemployme… https://t.co/7Ec1W88rSYThe right have troubles of their own... https://t.co/8UjldY4zCWBoris Johnson appears to have dropped any references to Roosevelt from his speech. Not so much a new deal after all? https://t.co/XtrTguMknIIt’s worth noting that what stopped 1,500 homes being built in Westferry, Canary Wharf, was not the number of newts… https://t.co/7V92ulwzd1
Retweeted by Pippa CrerarPM repeats line we’ve heard many times - and which helped win the election: "We have a mission to unite and level u… https://t.co/724rX4jeNKBoris Johnson says the Government “will not be responding with what people call austerity” - adding that the world… https://t.co/yMgGC0xBu0PM says the economy is “between the lightning flash and the thunderclap” and now is the time to act to fix issues l… https://t.co/3lIYoOCi0uPM admits “there are plenty of things that people will say we got wrong” about coronavirus crisis and Government ow… https://t.co/5537LR2klIBoris Johnson admits it “might seem strange” to be talking about infrastructure when coronavirus is still spreading… https://t.co/a29ilfgIABHealth Secretary warns that if people in Leicester break the guidance to, for example, pop over to Nottingham, they… https://t.co/wTRoGXmUc3Matt Hancock confirms other towns and regions will face lock-downs if community transmission spikes. “Of course we… https://t.co/UiyF2DxTWU
6/30
2020
This FDR-style “spending blitz” is: - equivalent of 0.2% of GDP - isn’t actually new money - comes after Tories an… https://t.co/PsFhAKoigkThe Government wants us to start a new chapter in the battle against coronavirus - moving onto addressing the econo… https://t.co/wvP4Y88CfqThis is utterly horrendous. https://t.co/3wMI2oQELXSurely this is premature, when apart from anything else, a lot of parents are still having to look after their scho… https://t.co/0Th61hImJp
Retweeted by Pippa CrerarIt's also David Evans' first day as new general secretary... https://t.co/UdtUUnCPDrNot a massive fan of this macho willy-waving tbh - either the PM’s crumpled effort on the floor of Downing Street o… https://t.co/6eNpauCzpuNo 10 remain intent on using this “opportunity” for radical political reform. (This was their plan with Brexit to… https://t.co/RwdPWBxxh7PM says “now is not the right time” for inquiry into Govt’s handling of crisis. While he admits “some things did f… https://t.co/jEBnvMgRgWBoris Johnson asked about Dominic Cummings: “What about him can you not live without?” “I have many excellent advi… https://t.co/QS1l8FHMuEPM concedes coronavirus infection rate and death rate are coming down “very slowly” but suggests looking at hospita… https://t.co/vbjDRkv8uBBoris Johnson claims Government will take “Rooseveltian” approach to emerging from crisis. Worth digging a little… https://t.co/slSq7Ide1RPM confirms there will be no return to austerity - sort of. “What you can’t do is go back to what people called a… https://t.co/ODw9N4hkJNBoris Johnson tells new @timesradio the UK will come through the economic impact of the coronavirus crisis “very, v… https://t.co/Unt8XHybJJ
6/29
2020
Yet worth noting @DavidGHFrost was a career diplomat before current political role as Brexit negotiator. Also, th… https://t.co/az0NivJAtMSome concern in intelligence circles over new Nat Security Adviser @DavidGHFrost’s lack of security experience. I… https://t.co/vHNnLcDlq7Not least because of the speculation that No 10 will try to land civil service/ scientists with the blame in any in… https://t.co/ias7Yg63OkI know this isn’t the main point of letter, but the bit where Boris Johnson states that Sir Mark Sedwill was “instr… https://t.co/PokCpPVTlm“We have agreed that I will stand down”. 🧐 https://t.co/89c16hWdbFA bit of humility in politics goes a long way 👏 https://t.co/rzPFETFCTjOne Whitehall figure said the shake-up seemed as much about Michael Gove and Dominic Cummings ensuring their “peopl… https://t.co/PsYwZj8qa3 @hogwood Happy Birthday Chris x
6/28
2020
Downing Street’s rule of thumb seems to be that if a story goes on for more than a week, they’re in trouble. *che… https://t.co/X0hqnd8FUALabour leader Keir Starmer appoints Kate Green as new shadow education secretary https://t.co/mbMY9Lo71a https://t.co/BfwL3nOjU6
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6/27
2020
Great to chat with the Mirror in Stevenage yesterday, during my first visit as Shadow Chancellor. My focus over th… https://t.co/Cvr0I1J17I
Retweeted by Pippa Crerar @EuanPhilipps @Keir_Starmer Perhaps read my whole thread? I think it’s journalistically significant to show what RL… https://t.co/bX282rs0D7
6/26
2020
@GuidoFawkes Some in No 10 think it’s a “bubble issue”. You’ll be relieved to see we don’t agree, as per tomorrow’s… https://t.co/BFrxCsSi9JWhen @peterkyle said he was worried about people flocking to beaches in constituencies like his, Boris Johnson told… https://t.co/pTX7oamNOhShadow chancellor @AnnelieseDodds tells me those with the “broadest shoulders” should help Britain recover from the… https://t.co/gx4pRhgWOmBut whatever her supporters do next @RLong_Bailey is clear she will remain loyal to Starmer despite feeling “incre… https://t.co/vtUF3pHwcnWhile @RLong_Bailey tells me: “There is a valid concern about police practices across the world and I don’t think t… https://t.co/oj5pKUGHUsMaxine Peak clarifies this particular claim was wrong https://t.co/g6qAiIvfu6 https://t.co/xaI2qjkQhXThis is why Keir Starmer’s move - while applauded by many - is high risk 👇🏼 https://t.co/ykpQiCt5kPUnclear from this tweet, but I’m told Keir Starmer *did* in fact speak to Becky Long-Bailey to inform her of his de… https://t.co/K6AkL73lYyProof that @Keir_Starmer, step by step is de-Corbynising the Labour Party - showing that he is a force to be recko… https://t.co/8nIqblRTM9
Retweeted by Pippa CrerarFair to say, the decision has gone down badly on the Labour left. https://t.co/pM0BQDHLL7Keir Starmer has shown he knows how to do politics too. Meanwhile, Boris Johnson stands by Robert Jenrick and Dom… https://t.co/hVw8lTiVBJThis was the offending paragraph in Maxine Peak article: “Systemic racism is a global issue. The tactics used by th… https://t.co/UrHh0f3aO7BREAKING: Keir Starmer sacks Rebecca Long-Bailey. He said zero tolerance for anti-Semitism. He meant it. https://t.co/wfwrtw2JM4Keir Starmer tells @bbclaurak that Robert Jenrick’s position is now a question of PM’s judgement - but doesn’t say… https://t.co/a70NXT3sdb @NicolaRBartlett @Keir_Starmer @AnnelieseDodds Only the memories, Nic 😊Actress Maxine Peak on Keir Starmer: “He’s a more acceptable face of the Labour Party for a lot of people who are n… https://t.co/8LtTTiLvq6Out with ⁦@Keir_Starmer⁩ and ⁦@AnnelieseDodds⁩ as they are given bath bombs at indoor market in Stevenage. 🛁🛁🛁 Lab… https://t.co/b6QsA6tYg4Worrying overtones of cash for access here... https://t.co/Plt2zthF8Y
6/25
2020
@IanAustin1965 Doubt it, but we could maybe lock him up for 14 days on his return? @StewartMcDonald I'm hoping I'll be able to visit Strathbungo long before November! Missing it, and the people in it.Likelihood of my trip to the US to cover the Presidential elections this autumn not great 😢🇺🇸 https://t.co/J7wpyW5E83Not sure he ever considered it open https://t.co/2ND5Qz5zcG https://t.co/UPT1JFARn3 @tracey_crouch Best of luck for a speedy recovery, Tracey. Studs up indeed! X @danielmgmoylan Fair question, but as you know perceptions really matter. And this looks bad.Doesn’t look great. https://t.co/b626tNHC3Z @BBCTomEdwards What was it about the crowded, overheated, windowless storage cupboard in the basement that you didn't like, Tom?Labour’s Steve Reed tells Robert Jenrick : “It’s time to come clean, publish the documents, let’s see what you were… https://t.co/vzxt5lTzlGOf course, much of this has already been acknowledged by Labour review of party's election performance - but once a… https://t.co/YpX2TwgXnjMuch for @Keir_Starmer's Labour to reflect on in this report from @jrf_uk and @GoodwinMJ: “The Conservatives are no… https://t.co/IjybeiIj71Boris Johnson will get a haircut, have a nice meal out and partake in some village cricket after July 4. Keir Sta… https://t.co/SQoOhNGPi0This is crucial for NHS test and trace too. There were discussions on it before launch and those running the scheme… https://t.co/1UlVChNxZd
Retweeted by Pippa CrerarPM asked about economic support for people self-isolating in event of local/ national lockdowns in future. "Nobody… https://t.co/A1LaNTUFQN
6/24
2020

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