It’s always tempting for politicians to outsource important decisions. But it doesn’t work.
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Employers will have to adjust pay and conditions, but they will have time to do so.
Democrats, meanwhile, are still searching for a response.
Sunder Katwala: There are big choices ahead on immigration – we need a national conversation about what to do
To restore trust on the issue requires both sides to balance the pressures and gains of immigration.
The Prime Minister’s priorities entail a hard Brexit, and are more important to her than economic stability.
New evidence suggests the official figure for the number of overstaying international students is wildly exaggerated.
To tackle sexual violence, people trafficking and modern slavery requires properly policed border controls.
No-one expects the former Prime Minister to be happy about what has happened. But trying to dodge responsibility is deeply unattractive.
My new bill is an opportunity for Labour MPs to accept that the people want us to take back control of our borders and our money.
If this happened once at Heathrow there would be uproar. But repeated problems at the Channel Ports are simply met with dithering.
Unfortunately for him, the not inconsiderable facts of the law, the French Government and the English Channel undermined the claim.
The Home Secretary’s intervention today doesn’t clear up very much at all.
Today’s speech had some decent content – but all the fundamental problems with reducing net migration remain intact.
So much for direct democracy.
Interview: Jacob Rees-Mogg – “I think the love-bombing of UKIP voters would be an intelligent strategy”
He contends that we have become “a classless society” – and will set out in his election address his demands for our EU renegotiation.