Quotes on Corbyn Reaction yesterday
LUCY POWELL, EX SHADOW CABINET
It is increasingly clear your position is untenable. You are unable to command the support of the shadow cabinet, the Labour Party and most importantly the country.
HEIDI ALEXANDER, EX SHADOW CABINET
If the Labour party is to form the next government, then a change of leadership is essential. It’s about the future of the Labour party and its about the future of our country.
ANDY BURNHAM, SHADOW CABINET
I have never taken part in a coup against any leader of the Labour Party and I am not going to start now.
CHUKA UMUNNA, LABOUR MP
Either you look your flaws in the face and address them or you stick your head in the sand, destroy the Labour Party and the country suffers.
PAUL FLYNN, LABOUR MP
Orchestrated treachery. Resignations on the hour by the future BLAIR TRIBUTE PARTY. Self-indulgent party games as steel jobs are in new peril.
STEPHEN KINNOCK, LABOUR MP
I don’t think that Jeremy has the skills or the experience as a negotiator to take us through this very, very challenging time.