If I had been offered this before the referendum in 2016, I would have seen it as a much better alternative to the status quo inside the EU.
The older Bush was a man of free markets, small government, global engagement…and good manners.
This article was originally published on the anniversary of the former President’s election. We re-issue it today as news comes of his death.
By refusing to consider the option of leaving without a deal, Conservative Ministers are essentially admitting defeat. And we deserve better than a defeatist political class.
It was an election that had something for everyone. And one that therefore leaves the future uncertain.
Plus: Crouch’s revenge. Islam’s departure. Brexit, May’s prospective deal and Labour’s internal agonies. And: Trumpety-Trump as the President claims victory.
The Republicans made gains in the Senate, the Democrats won back the House – but that’s not enough to give them the stranglehold on Trump that they wanted.
Trump is mostly a factor for his strongest supporters and opponents.
We should not be tied to rules that often apply extreme versions of the precautionary principle that throttle new developments.
Voters seem more divided than ever.
It will also boost our economy and allow businesses to create new, modern jobs in an exciting growth sector.
At present, with the public support of their UK allies, there are few consequences for the Saudi-Emirati-led Coalition when they bomb children.
At a ConHome conference interview yesterday, Williamson suggested we should do so if it will save or improve lives without disproportionate cost.
It is hard to see how blowing up the Special Counsel’s investigation now would deliver any kind of political benefit for the president.
I suspect his opponents will make little progress as they continue to talk about conduct while his electoral coalition is more interested in delivery.