Was there a motive at work under this strange reluctance of Arthur's which had a sort of backstairs influence
, not admitted to himself?
He underrates (for instance) the Immigration Reform Group, which exercised so powerful a backstairs influence
as Menzies' reign drew to a close.
it can be assumed in the light of the editors' exhaustive research that virtually all of the identifiable ties have now been tracked down; and as a result it should be possible to say much more than has been possible in the past about the operation of backstairs influence
But the British bishops have had backstairs influence
, he claimed.
They also added Irfan and his other family members have illegally encroached on the houses of Mission Hospital and also using police backstairs influences