Alan Duncan Quotes

Sir Alan James Carter Duncan, KCMG (born 31 March 1957) is a British Conservative Party politician. He is the Member of Parliament (MP) for Rutland and Melton, and between 2010 and 2014 served as a Minister of State in the Department for International Development

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Alan Duncan


“[Tory MPs breezed into the meeting as if it was their birthday party.] We love it! ... rah, rah, rah from the back row!”

Alan Duncan


“the Government may have won in court, but the questions in Parliament are only just beginning. Having escaped the judgement today, Parliament will now have the opportunity to judge them.”

Alan Duncan


“Brown is desperately scrabbling around for purpose and identity and facing a struggle.”

Alan Duncan


“This problem is entirely of the Chancellor's making and, with the deteriorating public finances, he has left himself no elbow room.”

Alan Duncan


“Despite suspicions that do exist, it is working. Realignment and recognition are coming together - voters know who David Cameron is and they are impressed by what they have seen.”

Alan Duncan


“I'm absolutely astonished at the 'no wrongdoing' judgment. This was an essentially deceitful plan. [The decision] was kept away from parliament. This is no way to conduct the government of this country.”

Alan Duncan


“I think when he next stands up in the House of Commons whenever he dares he is going to be absolutely ridiculed.”

Alan Duncan


“The government may have won in court, but the questions in Parliament are only just beginning. The proceedings in court have flushed out a catalogue of contemptible conduct which displays corruption and deceit at the heart of this government.”

Alan Duncan