Also: latest Life and Times survey finds no surge in support for separation in Northern Ireland; and Ian Duncan joins the Government amidst controversy.
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It sounds as if either the newspapers or some MPs aren’t entirely sure in their grasp of the Party’s procedures.
The two parties have proven that they can work effectively together in normal circumstances. These are not normal circumstances.
An under-informed London media is allowing the province to be cruelly misrepresented. Ulster voices are the only antidote.
Divisions between London and Edinburgh are being overplayed – the Scottish leadership will not want an early election.
Victory poses his internal opponents with a painful dilemma, and a lot may hinge on how they resolve it.
Those who are left of party centre are breaking cover to attack ‘Mayism’, whilst Brexiteers seem to be rallying around the Prime Minister.
As the SNP have a terrible night, the Tories post their best seat total north of the border since 1983.
Concluding our ConservativeHome series on the key contests in each region or nation.
The Opposition want to raise it to double the level of our nearest neighbour whilst simultaneously making our labour market much more restrictive and expensive. During Brexit.
Corbyn has called for May’s resignation in the aftermath of Saturday’s attacks, but his own plans spell out no additional funding for counter-terrorism.
Continuing our ConservativeHome series on the key contests in each region or nation.
Theresa May’s philosophy has no cadre of committed supporters amongst the membership, MPs, or think tanks. It may thus prove short-lived.
Remember when Tory strategists fretted about getting the public to believe Labour were a real risk? Problem solved.
Abolishing higher education fees and writing off existing debt is not only less than fully costed in monetary terms, it’s regressive and would have negative human consequences too.