Politics 16 April 2012 Galloway returns Footage of the newly-elected Respect MP being sworn in at parliament. Sign up for our weekly email * Print HTML After his landslide victory in last month's Bradford West by-election, here's footage of George Galloway being sworn in as an MP earlier today. His supporters were the Father of the House, Conservative MP Peter Tapsell, and Labour MP Gerry Sutcliffe. At 0:58 seconds, Galloway is seen to apologise for almost treading on Michael Gove's toes. With typical politeness, the Education Secretary, a self-described neoconservative and no friend of Galloway's, simply replies: "congratulations". › Review: Crisis Commission, Somerset House George Galloway in front of the Houses of Parliament prior to being sworn in as an MP. Photograph: Getty Images. George Eaton is political editor of the New Statesman. Subscribe from just £1 per issue More Related articles Leader: Labour is failing. A hard Brexit is looming. But there is no need for fatalism Theresa May's Article 50 letter: what she said, and what she meant In Birmingham after the Westminster attack: "You can't paint everyone with one brush"