Crossword No. 42

Richard Puller, Going Postal
© Richard Puller 2018
ACROSSDOWN
1 There’s not a lot here in Angela Rayner’s house (8)1,2,15 Washington DC is the capital for ‘unseated’ tits with the mafia at the core (6,6,2,7)
5 Cash-back offers are fundamentally covered up (6)2 ..see 1d
9 Reagan: it was Oliver North’s downfall (8)3 Toga-clad Republican speaks my language! (5)
10 A “Sambo” couple in the White House? (6)4 Slows down for Liberals? (7)
12&16 Voting at University? It will decide Trump’s fate in 2020 (9,7)6 Dembélé gets ‘top’ marks for twisting (9)
13 Send a final letter to sore losers (5)7 Kate’s rump is high class! (2-6)
14&21 Beat upon legless ‘sausage’? (4,4)8 Astride Soubry’s head would be a terrible experience (8)
16 ..see 1211&21 Definitely not Trump’s favourite actor (4,7)
19 Jo (trans) used American condoms (7)15 ..see 1d
21 ..see 14 17 Pee tests make it more difficult to get up (8)
24 Glee at a ‘hole in one’… (5)18 US Government scorns initial General Election result (8)
25 … will sling folk off the course (4,5)20 May’s support falls away (4)
27 Putting extreme ‘ticklers’ inside will make you feel sick (6)21 ..see 11
28 Overcoming swan wearing gimp (8)22 Not again – it's a real pain (6)
29 Put tassel on electric cars… (6)23 Churchill’s message to the Germans – “fuck off!”(1-5)
30 … so they make a scary din when racing (4,4)26 In Bedlam, my head is devoid of sense (5)

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Solution to Crossword No. 41

Across
7 Democrats 8 Drain 10 Safe seat 11 Archer 12 Et al 13 Trade war 15 Mid-term 17 Swinger 20 Blue wave 22 Lick 25 Stewed 26 Apple pie 27 Enemy 28 Political

Down
1 Feral 2 Covert 3 Crueller 4 Statute 5 Dry clean 6 Liberated 9 Maga 14 Violating 16 The swamp 18 Well paid 19 Senator 21 Aids 23 Cherie 24 Cigar
 

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