In the first of a series of debates on the Connect blog, Isabella Hunter-Fajardo makes the case for the House of Lords.
House of Laws: in defence of the Second Chamber
The wealth of experience in the Second Chamber is an asset to the UK’s legislative process. At Connect, we often track Bills, or even specific amendments and clauses for clients as they progress through Parliament. Seeing the depth and quality of debate during the respective stages of legislation in the Commons and Lords has given me an appreciation of the role the Upper House plays. Read more