To lose the vote of one MP, Mr Blair, may be regarded as a misfortune; the loss of ninety five looks like carelessness. Fortunately one person can make sense of this misery: Supervoc.
“A majority of Labour backbenchers backed the government”
“This was decision of Parliament led by the Labour party.”
ETA (20:34) The Today programme podcast is the Blears interview: accessible here as an MP3.