The International Development Secretary’s response to the Oxfam scandal appears to have impressed Party members.
Posts Tagged: Elizabeth Truss MP
A bright start in our Cabinet League Table for McVey, Lewis, Hancock & Hinds. Hammond’s rating heads west.
And the Prime Minister, tenth in the table last time round, is back in negative territory and second from bottom.
It is hard to appoint more women to Cabinet when there are few senior women to promote. We count only four at Minister of State level.
Davidson and Mordaunt also score highly, whilst the Chancellor and Chief Whip both languish with negative scores.
And after hitting a personal low last month, the Budget seems to have got the Chancellor (just) back into the membership’s good books.
It’s personal low in the run-up to the Budget. Meanwhile, Gove gets within a single point of beating Davidson for the top spot.
All credit to her. She’s the first prime minister since Tony Blair to do one phone-in outside an election period. They always carry a slight risk for a politician.
Johnson leads our Next Tory Leader category…but makes no progress in our Cabinet League Table. The reason? He divides opinion.
Davis, Gove, and Fallon make up the top three again, but satisfaction levels overall are low. And Davidson is out-polling every Cabinet member.
Members seem to agree that the Prime Minister has staged a mild recovery over the summer.
Rudd falls with him, May is almost out of negative territory…and Davidson continues to soar up, up and away.
The campaign has exposed weaknesses in the CCHQ machine. A new broom is required. But May has sent for the old one.
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.