It is worth noting what Guido had to say about Paul Burstow’s involvement in dealing with the Rennard allegtions back in May 2009:
“Paul Burstow, Chief Whip in the House of Commons, phoned a number of female LibDem PPCs personally to assure them that Chris Rennard would no longer be in charge of their careers. A number of Cowley Street staffers are rejoicing at the departure of of the Chief Executive. Mostly female staff…”
Burstow has just had a nightmare under pressure from LBC’s Julia Hartley-Brewer:
Just spoken @lbc973 to Paul Burstow MP, ex LibDem chief whip, abt Lord Rennard complaints. He spectacularly failed to answer ANY questions.
— Julia Hartley-Brewer (@JuliaHB1) February 28, 2013
No answers in a textbook car crash interview. Guido is working on getting the audio…
UPDATE: You can listen to the interview here:
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