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(Untitled), 02 Apr 1910

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 12/15/47-50

Scope and Contents

Letter from WSC (Home Office) to King Edward VII describing events in the House of Commons including: the debate on the motion that the resolutions on the veto of the House of Lords should go to committee; a speech by Sir Robert Finlay on the legal aspects of the reform of the House of Lords; the financial implications of general elections on Members of Parliament; WSC's speech on the necessity of intervention by the King (for which he takes full responsibility); and the Government's intentions regarding the Budget and resolutions on the veto of the House of Lords.


  • Creation: 02 Apr 1910

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Copyright: Crown


4 folio(s)

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External Documents


Published: Winston S Churchill : Companion Volume II, Part 2, pp 1000-2


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