The campaign has exposed weaknesses in the CCHQ machine. A new broom is required. But May has sent for the old one.
Posts Tagged: Elizabeth Truss MP
This is our final survey before the election – so our next update could contain some new faces.
May and Davis top the Cabinet again; Davidson’s back in first place; and Truss slumps to a serious negative score.
Alex Morton: Pro-immigration. Anti-Small Business. Pro-EU. And anti-Tory. The irresistible rise of the New Professional Class
The core of their beliefs is that elite expertise is preferred and believed superior to messier concepts such as the market or democracy.
The Lord Chancellor has enraged the judiciary by not speaking up for it in what it saw as an hour of need.
The Lord Chief Justice’s recent attack on the Lord Chancellor is unprecedented. Is she right for the job? Or is the job itself flawed?
The Prime Minister records her second-best ever result in our table, whilst the Communities Secretary becomes the first to record a negative score.
Exports are up more than 70 per cent.
The majority of those who leave prison will be convicted of new crimes within a year – that is a shameful failure.
Theresa May and David Davis hold their ground whilst their colleagues nearly all suffer falling scores, and the Chancellor knocks Ruth Davidson out of the top three!
The Justice Secretary discusses her goal of reducing reoffending.
Danny Kruger: Prison drugs policy is itself like an addict. Always chasing a higher high – with diminishing returns.
We won’t tackle the problem until prisoners have something better to do with their time than smoke themselves into another world.
Whether Truss’s inspiration is May on policing or Gove on schools, the only way ahead is a challenging radicalism.
Meanwhile, Amber Rudd has fallen right to the bottom after trouble with the Child Sex Abuse scandal and her retreat on counting foreign workers.
The campaign against the paper is not so much about a headline last week, but about shifting the balance of media power to the left.