University of Chicago Professor Peter Buisseret: British House of Commons behavior is a performance

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In this grab taken from video, Speaker John Bercow gestures during Prime Minister’s Questions in the House of Commons, London, Wednesday April 3, 2019. With Britain racing toward a chaotic exit from the European Union within days, Theresa May veered away from the cliff-edge Tuesday, saying she would seek another Brexit delay and hold talks with the opposition to seek a compromise. (House of Commons/PA via AP)

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University of Chicago Professor Peter Buisseret joins John Williams to describe how business is handled in the British House of Commons. That’s after a series of Brexit meetings during which House Speaker John Bercow was heard using questionable language.

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