The PM clearly feels the tide of battle has changed, and that she can wear down her adversaries.
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But in his new book, he does not quite explain why she has remained Prime Minister.
Sending up the Left is not enough. But it’s certainly a start – and Tom Harwood is doing it effectively
His satire on the NUS is highly enjoyable, but as he himself recognises, the Conservatives are a long way from finding messages to reach younger voters.
She is the respectable tenant of Downing Street, a public-sector property to which Jeremy Corbyn has yet to establish his claim.
The Universities Minister takes on Lord Adonis, and insists the new regulator will control pay by insisting on transparency and the right benchmarks.
But Rees-Mogg, Jenkin and Bone indicated that her problem is not just with the DUP. It is with her own party.
The former minister upholds tuition fees, points out that these are good for the poor, and attacks academic resistance to competition.
Can it be that Prince Harry and Meghan Markle have spread their beneficent influence even into the Commons chamber?
The DUP leader has not yet shown she knows how to make the strange machinery set up in Stormont work.
The Chancellor pretended to be bold when he was actually being cautious.
The German consensus which placed no significant party to the right of the CDU, thus bolstering it as a governing force, is breaking down.
He never resolved his conflict between being brought up to repress his emotions and as a politician having to express them.
May sounded perkier than she has for months.
Reshuffles, reorganisations, investigations – the Director General of the Propriety and Ethics Team in the Cabinet Office is always in on the action.
We republish Andrew Gimson’s profile of the new International Development Secretary, who backs Brexit “and knows how to make a splash”.