“So regardless of the EU referendum, my view is this. If we want to reform human rights laws in this country, it isn’t the EU we should leave but the ECHR and the jurisdiction of its Court.”
While many MPs are aggrieved at the Government’s EU campaign, Osborne offered them some relief from unpopular financial scrutiny.
“For Britain, voting to leave will be a galvanising, liberating, empowering moment of patriotic renewal.”
There were 26 critical questions from Conservative backbenchers on the Government’s EU referendum leaflet yesterday and 5 supportive ones.
Using official Party events to make the case for Remain without a balancing voice is a breach of neutrality.
After Gauke did a valiant job defending the Treasury wicket, Cameron no doubt expected a rough ride. He didn’t get one.
Wollaston praises his “compelling case”, Brady calls for calm and Percy guns for ‘disgraceful’ Ros Altmann.
Crabb. A Remainer. A social justice Tory. And now, as he replaces Duncan Smith, a possible leadership contender
Alongside his ally Ruth Davidson, single-mum-and-council-house-raised Crabb is also part of a new generation of blue collar Tories.
“I am puzzled and disappointed that you have chosen to resign.”
I am unable to watch passively…fiscal self imposed restraints that I believe are more and more perceived as distinctly political rather than in the national economic interest.”
To her credit, the Small Business minister has conceded it was an absurd claim.
The full text of his Inaugural Lecture to the Bingham Constitutional Studies Programme at Balliol College, Oxford.
“Wales has the potential to be a powerhouse too.”
The most senior Conservative in Brussels backs Brexit because he wants an immigration system that is fairer to people from outside the EU.
Gisela Stuart’s Vote Leave appointment. A formidable opponent, a welcome ally, a move we called for.
Though it would doubtless have happened anyway, given the respect with which she’s regarded in the Commons.