He wouldn't be known if he had remained a constituency MP so he uses his position to make a name for himself. When you think of previous speakers like Betty Boothroyd you can see how he has degraded the role with his absurd behaviour.
I've not been following this, but while I agree with his reasons for not wanting Trump to set foot into Westminster, he's clearly gone over and above his station in announcing this. In his position he's required to stay neutral.
However I did find this which proves he is indeed a lying deceitful prick of the first order and should be removed from his post at once...
John Bercow, Corbyn’s former deputy Tom Watson and his one-time chief of staff Karie Murphy are all likely to see their route to the House of Lords barred this week when their nominations are formally rejected.
Over the past 230 years, every Speaker has been nominated for a peerage... Until now (MailOnline)