All the attention so far, has centred on the fact that if the Conservatives win a majority, 40% of their MPs will be parliamentary virgins.
But perhaps of even more significance is the fact that in the same scenario, more than 50% of Labour MPs will also be first timers. Who are these people? Anecdotally, nearly half of them will be
I have never understood why we allow MPs to be "sponsored" by trade unions. Imagine if I stood as a Conservative candidate and was "sponsored" by Tesco. Now there's a thought.