Tabled by Doug Carswell, Paul Flynn, Gordon Prentice & Ben Wallace.
“That this House has no confidence in Mr Speaker and calls for him to step down; notes that Mr Speaker has failed to provide leadership in matters relating to hon. Members’ expenses; believes that a new Speaker urgently needs to be elected by secret ballot, free from manipulation by party Whips, under Standing Order No. 1B; and believes that a new Speaker should proceed to reform the House in such a way as to make it an effective legislature once again.”
Hopefully Mr Martin will resign tomorrow, if not it will got to a vote.
Despite a potential swoop for Ming a few months back, so as to prevent a Tory being appointed, that may well be out of the question after tonight's story on his expense claims.
I did make my suggestion here in February, I suggested... Doug Carswell.