Quotes about Boris Johnson

We would have disapproved of any other Western democratic leader behaving like that 

I have sat with Owen in Cabinet, and, while he is a lot more right wing than I am, he is a nice, sensible guy. How he thought he could lobby ministers on behalf of people paying him is, however, beyond me. You don’t need a rule book to tell you that’s not acceptable.

Had he apologised, I think he would have got away with 30 days’ suspension. That is not what he did, then Boris attempted to shut down the standards committee – all in defiance of liberal democratic principles. 
We would have disapproved of any other Western democratic leader behaving like that.

17 November 2021 – Ken Clarke, Conservative MP from 1970 to 2019, former Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster, Health Secretary, Education Secretary, Home Secretary, Chancellor of the Exchequer, and Justice Secretary