The only worse scores we can find were awarded to Vince Cable and Chris Huhne at their lowest points in the Coalition.
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It’s the classic small party dilemma – do you accept recruits and defectors, even when they come with baggage?
The evidence suggests it would be a damaging mistake, but Labour is pressing on regardless.
The current incumbent tops the list, and is joined by five others, including two councillors.
Mass petitions, proposed constitutional changes, emergency and alternative No Confidence ballots…but will anything work?
One association, in a safe Home Counties constituency, has found the answer is almost half.
Despite a three-line whip, only 133 Tory MPs actually voted with the Government. Several members of the Cabinet did not vote.
The practicalities of fighting a Euro election look no more appealing than the principle of holding one
Who will stand? Will Tory incumbents run again? Is there capacity to fight a proper campaign? What would the message be?
Exclusive: “We will be contesting the European Elections on 23rd May 2019”, CCHQ writes to Tory candidates
Will many candidates want to stand, given the popular anger about such an election even happening?
The Chairman of Clwyd South has announced an Emergency General Meeting – at which he will vote for the motion of no confidence.
Fleet Street, normally a justified sceptic of men from the ministry controlling what people publish, is an enthusiast of regulating social media giants.
The Party’s Chief Executive has briefed the Cabinet that there are insufficient funds to fight a snap General Election. How bare is the cupboard?
Was it really worth handing the Opposition leader a boost to his legitimacy in this way?
She hopes for agreement before the European elections, but the Government will “make responsible preparations to hold the elections should this not prove possible.”