Red on red:
Caroline Flint, you quoted me saying re recent elections "we are looking to hang on."I never said this.
Could you now publicly correct this
— John McDonnell MP (@johnmcdonnellMP) May 8, 2016
Lots of people tweet me with their views inc one today wishing me dead. He had manners though he used my Twitter handle to let me know.
— Caroline Flint (@CarolineFlintMP) May 8, 2016
The actual McDonnell quote was “hold on to as much as we possibly can”, rather than “hang“:
Couldn’t they do this by text?