Despite early talk, the Prime Minister’s foes have not adopted a common policy, strategy, or branding and are thus fighting forlorn individual battles.
Selections. How activists find themselves crushed by the attritional, grinding juggernaut of the Party machine.
CCHQ itself is also a victim of what it has helped to create. Here’s a way forward that should be acceptable to all.
Farage’s decision to stand down some Brexit Party candidates seems to have been the most impactful development of this election week.
The ‘tens of thousands’ pledge has been ditched, replaced by something more vague.
He didn’t dissent from Javid’s call for one. But we can’t find any evidence that he gave a specific commitment.
A fisherman from the Ajax, and other Leavers, want to know that Johnson will not let them down.
We ask you to follow the logic of your leader’s position – and stand down in order both to deliver Brexit and avoid a Corbyn Government.
His shift on candidates now acknowledges that a hung Parliament would be a bad thing. It follows that pro-Brexit voters in tight contests should back the Tories.
Lord Caine has projected a plan that would allow proceedings into suspected Troubles-related offences only if certificates are issued by senior legal figures.
Our answer is: a steady lead and a late wobble – to help get the vote out. He begins the second week on course.
In terms of the actual situation in hospitals, probably not, but that does not insulate it from the political danger of such a narrative should it take hold.
Bad campaigns usually don’t matter, but the Party can’t risk one. Johnson needs Javid to help persuade voters that Corbyn would plunder their wallets.
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Watson quits. Will Labour’s moderates follow his example – or endorse an extremist as Prime Minister?
Only yesterday, Andrew Gimson reported for this site that the party’s Deputy Leader was in deep trouble in his West Bromwich constituency.
The Editor of this site has sometimes been afflicted by the same condition, which has clearly driven the former Chancellor nuts.