The professor, who has made a career out of evidence-based scientific analysis, has himself fallen into the trap of political hyperbole and generalisations.
Posts Tagged: Jeremy Hunt MP
Bruce Newsome: The key problem with the NHS. Not resources, not culture – but a lack of accountability
The Department of Health must establish its own complaints office, which in turn must be accountable to the Secretary of State and thence to Parliament.
Rudd falls with him, May is almost out of negative territory…and Davidson continues to soar up, up and away.
If more Cabinet members had won their seats from Labour, perhaps it would leak just a little bit less
Maybe it was ever thus, at least in modern times, but Tory-held suburban seats outside the South-East are under-represented at the top table.
Some Ministers and Conservative MPs are so spooked by Corbyn that they are in danger of losing their heads.
Seema Kennedy becomes the Prime Minister’s second PPS. Brexiteer Kwasi Kwarteng is PPS to Philip Hammond. And much, much more.
The campaign has exposed weaknesses in the CCHQ machine. A new broom is required. But May has sent for the old one.
CABINET RESHUFFLE: LIVE BLOG. Green is First Secretary of State – in effect, Deputy Prime Minister. And Gove is back at the top.
Gauke is uncorked as Work and Pensions Secretary. Truss replaces him as Treasury Chief Secretary. Leadsom is the new Leader of the House.
Iain Dale: Rudd to the Treasury, a Gove comeback, McLoughlin to quit. What may happen in the reshuffle.
Oh, and Timothy and Hill should be moved on from being co-Chiefs of Staff – the former to head up policy, the latter press.
After “the biggest ransomeware offensive in history”, how safe is our personal data – which the state requires others to keep?
We should be asking ourselves whether the law is putting our data more at risk than the balance between collective and personal security requires.
This is our final survey before the election – so our next update could contain some new faces.
The former fear that it will revive what they believe are business-unfriendly ideas about foreign takeovers and workers on boards.
May and Davis top the Cabinet again; Davidson’s back in first place; and Truss slumps to a serious negative score.
The Prime Minister records her second-best ever result in our table, whilst the Communities Secretary becomes the first to record a negative score.
And May’s reputation for straightforwardness risks damage from the Budget’s proposals for NICs.