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#Constitutional Crisis

# constitutional-crisis - Tuesday 24 September, 2019

Column: Britain doesn't have a written constitution. Today isn't the first time that that's led to major problems

Another constitutional crisis took place in Britain over 100 years ago.

# constitutional-crisis - Wednesday 28 August, 2019

Explainer: The British parliament is being prorogued - but could the queen have refused?

Rory Stewart said before that if parliament was prorogued, he would help organise an alternative parliament.

# constitutional-crisis - Tuesday 19 March, 2019

'The Brexit destroyer': British papers round on Speaker Bercow after step to block May's vote

The House of Commons speaker said the house couldn’t vote again and again on the same proposals.

# constitutional-crisis - Saturday 24 October, 2015

Anti-austerity parties won Portugal's election but they've been effectively banned from power Democracy At Work This post contains videos

Anti-austerity parties won Portugal's election but they've been effectively banned from power

The country’s president won’t invite them to form a government even though they’ve the most seats.

# constitutional-crisis - Monday 24 January, 2011

The Doomsday option: what happens if Cowen doesn't run?

The Cabinet is now at its constitutional minimum – so what happens if Cowen or a minister quits or loses their seat?