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Politics and Catholic thought: is the reformed Commons working?

Houses of Parliament - pic ICN

Houses of Parliament - pic ICN

What has been the impact so far of the reforms that came into effect in the House of Commons last year as a result of the recommendations of the Reform Committee?

Joe Egerton argues that a current debate in Parliament regarding pensions and investments is testing whether Robert Parsons was correct to believe that a reformed Commons, in charge of its own agenda, would be a witness for justice and truth. 

To read his essay on Thinking Faith see: www.thinkingfaith.org/articles/20110119_1.htm