Politics latest: New parliament sitting for first time - with Sunak spotted on opposition front bench

Politics latest: New parliament sitting for first time - with Sunak spotted on opposition front bench

New 1922 Committee chair expected to be confirmed tonight - but who is in the running? With parliament being back in action, a new chairman of the Tories' backbench 1922 Committee will likely be in place by the end of today. The committee, previously led by Sir Graham Brady, will play a significant role in organising the process to elect the new leader of the Conservative Party. Rishi Sunak confirmed last week that he will resign as Tory leader as …