Jo Johnson is third. Then Greg Hands and Matt Hancock. But those who lead the results may be no less likely to go up than those who trail them.
Posts Tagged: Ben Wallace MP
The Mercers, Tugendhats and Cleverlys get a lot of media coverage. However, most promotions come from the ranks of the toiling Ministers of State.
Anyone that is focusing on themselves, who seeks to divide Cabinet or who tries to distract attention from this key task is not worthy of a seat in government.
Plus: Why haven’t Kensington and Chelsea’s leaders resigned too? Labour double standards on the Prime Minister. And: how Jake Berry became a cockney.
A summary of the news from the junior ranks to date. Announcements of appointments yet to conclude.
As is Ben Wallace, the Security Minister.
A tale of fatal misunderstandings, tensions and deep differences – and of a potential cycle of grievance which all the leadership candidates must stop before it starts.
Iain Dale: TTIP. Why should unelected transnational corporations dictate the policies of democratically-elected governments?
Plus: Why Michael and Sarah Gove’s pillow talk should be taped. And why I have under-estimated Donald Trump.
Conservative MPs launch the European Mainstream group. “The torch is being passed to the next generation.”
By Paul GoodmanFollow Paul on Twitter. Eighteen months or so ago, I asked on this site why pro-EU Conservatives are… Read more »
By Matthew BarrettFollow Matthew on Twitter. The Daily Mail this morning reports on the 118 Conservative MPs who have written to… Read more »
By Matthew BarrettFollow Matthew on Twitter. Philip Hammond's statement to the House this afternoon announcing cuts to the Army was… Read more »
By Matthew BarrettFollow Matthew on Twitter I have been passed a section from last week's humble Address to Her Majesty The Queen… Read more »
By Paul GoodmanFollow Paul on Twitter Last year, the Prime Minister flew to Brussels amidst rumour of a leadership challenge… Read more »
Highlights, not verbatim. In an emergency statement to the House, and in her first statement to the Commons in her… Read more »
It was Scottish questions yesterday. Shadow Secretary of State for Scotland David Mundell asked about the block grant: "Largely as… Read more »