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Out of Order, Order.

Michael Martin has had his peerage quietly confirmed. See God Helps Those that Help Themselves below.

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God Helps Those that Help Themselves

What have Heinrich Postl and and the former Speaker in common? Heinrich Postl, in case his name doesn’t immediately strike a cord, was a coal miner from the Austrian village of Puchberg. He like Michael Martin, a sheet metal worker, came from … Continue reading

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