GRATEFUL thanks to LabourMatters who sent me a link to this very entertaining story.
Davd Cameron declared his support for John McCain, against convention and, presumably, at a point when he thought McCain could beat the presumptive Democrat nominee, Hillary Clinton.
And yet today, ‘Dave’ spent the whole of Prime Minister’s Questions frantically – and belatedly – climbing back on to the Obama bandwagon.
His party’s got form on this kind of thing, of course. In 1992 Major’s government did a trawling exercise as a favour for George Bush Snr in an attempt to dig up some dirt to use against Bill Clinton.