Addressing this persistent under-representation is not political correctness, it is political common sense. Our Party would be the better for it.
Posts Tagged: Anne Jenkin
Adapt to survive. How May must share power with her Cabinet, Tory MPs, Party members and the Commons.
Davidson should have a standing invite to attend Political Cabinet, and be encouraged to speak her mind – on Brexit, the DUP and anything else.
Only one per cent of Tory MPs were once manual workers. For a party that considers itself to be the champion of the Just About Managing, this is not good enough.
Iain Dale: A succession of Party Chairmen should hang their heads in shame for the secrecy over candidate selection
Plus: Diversity sweeps Essex. Forget the Conservative Party – this is May’s campaign. And: Give Anne Jenkin a peerage. But of course: she already has one.
The instinct of our readers is that the justification of development spending is not that it will have benefits for Britain, but that it is good in itself.
Not so long ago, if your utterances were littered with red-mist adjectives, you’d have been dismissed as a Green Ink letter-writer. But now fulmination is vogue.
“27 per cent selected poor household budgeting as a significant cause of food poverty, and 14 per cent selected a lack of understanding of good nutrition.”
Baroness Jenkin: The Government should allow Boris Johnson to introduce a compulsory sobriety scheme in London
Baroness Jenkin of Kennington sits as a Conservative peer in the House of Lords. In the deluge of proposed amendments… Read more »
Conservative Friends of International Development: We can be proud of Britain’s role in leading the international fight against extreme poverty
Baroness Jenkin of Kennington is Chair of Conservative Friends of International Development (CFID), Mark Simmonds is MP for Boston and… Read more »