The Rt Hon John Bercow discusses the Parliament and the public.
The Speaker of the House of Commons, the elected parliament of Great Britain,
asks how the House of Commons can engage more effectively with the public which
it serves? Can modern technology assist this enterprise?
Speaker of the House of Commons, The Rt Hon John Bercow MP,
graduated from the University
of Essex in 1985 and was
the last National Chairman of the Federation of Conservative Students from
1986 to 1987. He was elected to the House of Commons as the Conservative
Member of Parliament for Buckingham in 1997 after unsuccessful campaigns
in 1987 and 1992 in Motherwell and Bristol South. He served in the Shadow
Cabinets of Iain Duncan-Smith and Michael Howard and was made a Patron of
the Tory Reform Group in 2006. He was elected Speaker of the House of
Commons in 2009 replacing Michael Martin and defended his seat in Buckingham
comfortably in 2010 despite a high-profile challenge from