The Tory backbencher Nadine Dorries has warned that Sir George Young is too loyal to David Cameron and the party to carry out his job of listening to the concerns of backbenchers effectively.
I love George Young, he is the nicest man but totally 100% loyal to Cameron and the Government a party first no matter what at all costs man
David Cameron admits it 'became apparent' to the former Chief Whip that he could no longer do his job. So why was it not apparent to the PM?
Government Chief Whip Andrew Mitchell has resigned after swearing at police guarding Downing Street.
Losing one's temper with a police officer would be excusable in most people, but for the Tory chief whip to do means so much more.