As a subject, Perpetual Political Idiocy is becoming as annoying as that of Payment Protection Insurance. Unfortunately whilst we can, to a certain extent, ignore the latter the former is becoming more and more of a problem.
On 27th June following the result of the referendum, David Cameron, speaking in the House of Commons, said:
…. But it is right that when we consider questions of this magnitude, we don’t just leave it to politicians but rather listen directly to the people. And that is why Members from across this House voted for a referendum by a margin of almost 6 to 1…..