As the song goes
Yes I didn't vote for Harriet, but she is now our Deputy and two things need to be borne in mind. 1) That her criticism of the Iraq War definetly helped her win votes and 2) She clearly struck a chord with the various strands of the Party and appeals to various strands of the electorate, which is why I think Gordon was wise to make her Party Chair and not give her a Departmental Job. This way she can be a conduit to the voice of Labour members and also use her talents to the full
Tonight, I shall once again be on 18 Doughty Street, so you can hear more of my views on this then.