The hard truth is that for the country’s politicians what European governments think is of secondary importance. What counts is Congress and Trump.
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Theresa May thought aloud about low interest rates. Mark Carney hit back and no more was heard from her. Time for others to do so?
Here are five priorities. Sort out the extremism mess. Get an immigration policy move-on. Beef up your Windrush review. Don’t mess with ID cards. Or identity politics. Oh, and P.S…
Speculation about pressure on Williamson, or calculation about Cabinet numbers, misses a key point: May must keep Davis and Fox onside.
The best way forward might be a statute of limitations on past conduct that covers the United Kingdom as a whole.
A lesson of the claims made against the Speaker is that there is no adequate means of holding him to account when Commons’ conventions break down.
The consequences of Customs Union indecision. How Britain could end up with EEA-lite – formally or informally.
The longer the delay in making a decision, the longer it will take for an alternative to be ready.
“I think we can burn off a few of ours plus get a few Labour votes and, equally important, absentions”, this site is told.
The proportion saying that she should go either now or before the next election hasn’t dropped below 55 per cent since last June.
Those representing working class seats in the Midlands and North will be nervous of any suggestion that they’re betraying the referendum result.
Two in five are for an elected element. And a quarter want the old Lord Hailsham “elective dictatorship” option – abolition.
The survey went out as Javid replaced Rudd, and he has bounced up to become the only other person polled who gets into double figures.
Voters who backed Leave and what it stood for – surburban provincial discontent with the status quo – are now May’s natural base. She must keep faith with them.
For many voters, local elections boil down to which party will provide the best possible services at the lowest possible cost.
The Home Office is poorly placed to manage the post-Brexit systems of the future. Which means an independent inquiry into the past. Which means making necessary evidence available to it.