Rees-Mogg on his row with the Huffington Post, why the hybrid Commons should end – and how the quality of speeches “has been reduced”.
The first in a mini-series of pieces on ConHome this week about schools after Covid.
Arrested by the KGB for bringing in leaflets supporting multilateral disarmament, I was “banned for life” from returning.
It accounts for a larger share of output and a much larger share of productivity growth in poorer regions of the UK
It is not a substitute for justice, but it would be a welcome addition to how the UK responds to the most serious violations.
Its rage crowds out the clear thinking and coherent strategising required to get rid of him.
It’s always done so, and Covid-19 has offered further cover – despite encouraging figures.
Parliamentary ‘debates’ often devolve into collections of short, unconnected speeches that are basically being read into Hansard. That must change.
The review was described as ‘the most comprehensive Review since the Cold War’. For those with memories of previous reviews, this probably caused hearts to sink a tad.
The civil service in Scotland is accountable to Parliament, which means that Ministers can be held accountable for its conduct in the Commons.
On Friday 26th and Saturday 27th March, join Javid, Jenrick, Scully and other special guests in our free fringe programme.
Here’s her take on Universal Credit, science, Liverpool, same-sex marriage – and her department. “Big thanks to the Jabs Army, we are the Jobs Army.”
The British government has been commendably muted on the behaviour of von der Leyen and other politicians.
The truth is that all nations are becoming digital nations, and their digital citizens will require access to digital services.
Like Ridley in the 1980s, the Secretary of State can brute-force his way past the NIMBY’s blocking tactics by granting appeals.