The Constitution Unit


Monitor 86: Pre-election politics and the constitution

13 March 2024

The latest edition of Monitor is now avaliable!

Rishi Sunak, Keir Starmer and other politicians walk through the Palace of Westminster.

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The latest edition of the Constitution Unit’s regular constitutional review, Monitor, is now available. Published three times a year, Monitor provides a unique round-up and analysis of constitutional developments over the preceding four months.

Monitor 86 is available both online and as a downloadable PDF . You can use the online version to find and share the stories that interest you the most or, if you would prefer, you can read and print the PDF version.

Among much else, this edition of Monitor covers:

  • The constitutional ramifications of the Rwanda plan
  • Parliament’s role in the UK’s air strikes in Yemen
  • Lindsay Hoyle in hot water
  • David Cameron becomes Lord Cameron
  • Implementing the controversial Elections Act 2022
  • More recall petitions
  • The return of Simon Case and start of access talks
  • The King’s cancer diagnosis
  • The Jo Cox Civility Commission
  • Developments in English devolution
  • Devolution returns to Northern Ireland
  • Judicial reform in Israel
  • A round up of our publications and events since the last issue

You can also find Monitor’s lead story by Meg Russell and Alan Renwick on the Constitution Unit blog.

Featured image: Rishi Sunak and Keir Starmer in parliament (CC BY-NC-ND 2.0) by UK Parliament.