The Association told CCHQ they wanted him, but the central party declined to put him on the shortlist. Ping-pong could ensue.
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He has at every stage seized the initiative and outplayed – then persecuted – his opponents.
Fourteen of the 25 Labour MPs with the smallest majorities either voted against or didn’t vote at all.
The Labour leader delivers his pitch, but Mark Francois asks: “Is that it?”
In the Commons, the Prime Minister challenges her opponents to lay out their plans for Brexit and the future of the country.
Britain has a tradition of democracy, and Britons shunning elections are not, typically, making a stance against that.
It is incumbent on all of us who have participated in the EU debate, on both sides, to confess to some sins and omissions.
The EU’s draft document suggests broad agreement on most of what we want. And the three bones of contention are surmountable.
Garvan Walshe: Why Britain must speak out against Orban’s assault on the Central European University
Dissidents in Eastern Europe could look to Thatcher’s Britain to stand up for their liberty. Are we still the sort of people to whom democrats turn?
It’s a day to think of the people who dreamed of it and the people who dreaded it alike. And to embrace the renewal of our democracy.
She delivered her statement in Downing Street.
It was this very same attitude on the part of the EU that caused us to vote Leave in the first place.
Lib Dems: One referendum is Hitler. A second referendum wouldn’t be Hitler. Unless we lose, in which case: Hitler.
Maybe Ken Livingstone can explain.
WATCH: Ici Londres – May is getting it right on post-Brexit immigration policy, argues Daniel Hannan
She is giving people what they want, and heading off a populist revolt with a moderate, balance system.
Their final attempt to prevent Brexit is undemocratic and destined to fail.