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  • And these affect not just rank and file Labor supporters or even ordinary backbenchers but an important wing of the shadow cabinet.
  • Afterward, despite been offered various minor unpaid posts in the Government, he preferred to remain a backbencher.
  • A subdued Mr Straw experienced the anger of his own backbenchers.
  • A senior backbencher said, " I dread to think of some of the scenes they will capture.
  • As soon as Brown openly encourages a backbencher to come forward, Blair's supporters will come out and strike.

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