When Angela Eagle, Shadow First Secretary of State and Shadow Secretary of State for Business, Innovation, and Skills handed in her resignation letter to Jeremy Corbyn, she made her misgivings with his leadership clear.
In particular, she cited his performance in the Remain campaign as a reason why she had lost faith in him.
“I was devastated by the result of the EU referendum. Too many of our supporters were taken in by right-wing arguments and I believe this happened, in part, because under your leadership the case to remain in the EU was made with half-hearted ambivalence rather than full-throated clarity.”
Unfortunately for Eagle, just two weeks ago, she was singing a very different tune:
If Eagle does have designs on the party leadership, she may want to avoid publicly contradicting herself in future.
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