These elections offer us an opportunity to strengthen the connection between the national leadership and the voluntary party.
John Jenkins: Too many excuses are made for Iran – especially by the EU. We must get real, stand with America, and take decisive action.
I’m glad to see we’ve now had the guts to stop a tanker we believe is smuggling Iranian oil in defiance of sanctions on Syria.
Colin Blackwell: A wise Govenment would harness the potential of expatriates, the original ‘global Britons’
Conservatives Abroad has several suggestions for how the next Prime Minister can better engage with this large and increasingly important constituency.
Who will get Brexit done? Who is best placed to defeat Corbyn at the next election? And who would do the best job of leading a government?
It troubles me that Jeremy Hunt called for a second referendum – a message which gives aid and succour to the SNP.
Dinah Glover: I’m standing for Vice President of the National Convention to give Party members a voice
Our Party could only benefit from become more democratic and accountable to its dedicated and talented grassroots.
He is the only candidate who can further the work of the project to which Esther McVey and I are so committed.
Here is Conservative Voice’s eight-point programme for a reformed Party Board, Conference and constitutional structure.
The government has delayed changes to the laws restricting charity lotteries, even though some legislation dates back to 1976.
It is now more than two years since the last Queen’s Speech. This simply is not good enough.
John Lamont: Contrary to the SNP’s expectations, the closer we get to Brexit, the more popular the Union becomes
In her haste to hijack the EU referendum result to serve her cause, Sturgeon badly misjudged it.
Northern Ireland Bill 2) Richard Ekins and Stephen Laws: Grieve’s plan to prevent prorogation is too clever by half
If MPs want to disrupt the constitution and limit prerogative powers, they should say so in terms, not indirectly with a nudge and a wink.
Northern Ireland Bill 1) Maria Caulfield: Damaging, opportunistic, anti-democratic. The Commons should reject these abortion amendments
There has been no consultation with those who live in the part of the UK that these changes would affect.
It shows in detail what people make of the two candidates vying to be their next Prime Minister – particularly their appeal to voters who are not already Tories.
Mark Harper: If the Conservative Party is not the party of sound money, then what on earth are we for?
Between them, the two remaining candidates have already clocked up tax and spending promises of around £51 billion per year.