“Competition doesn’t mean privatisation.” The full text of his speech to the Social Market Foundation and Joseph Rowntree Foundation.
If we do, we could reverse at least some of the six per cent hit to GDP it has caused so far. If we don’t, we could continue to lose productivity growth of 0.2 per cent a year.
We must turbo-charge the vehicle of British entrepreneurship as we drive across the Brexit bridge which should connect us with the rest of the world.
The Government must always stand up to businesses’ excesses, without losing sight of the huge benefits that partnerships have brought.
The price of being thought business-minded is that it reflects particularly badly on Tory ministers when the private sector gets it wrong.
The alarmism of Osborne and others has proved to be baseless – instead, our existing strengths in financial services position us to grow even stronger.
Too often it seems as though our perimeters are seen as a problem to be patched-up rather than an asset to be fully modernised.
Overall, our new report suggests that public attitudes towards immigration – and indeed leaving the EU – are not fuelled by racism or intolerance.
Thousands of businesses have suffered material harm as a result of sharp practice against which they have no recourse.
These practical recommendations outline how EU migration could be sharply reduced while preserving access for employers to the best and brightest from across the EU..
It’s naive to imagine lobbying will change his nature. If he ever gains power, there won’t be any cosy chats over tea and biscuits on offer.
Too many corporate communications executives have more in common with left-wing Twitter activists than with their own customers.
I understand the Government’s keenness to achieve a free trade agreement with the EU, but we need to be careful that the price is not too high.
Yet embracing change doesn’t mean blinkered acceptance. It is a core Conservative belief that robust rules are needed to ensure one person’s freedom doesn’t trample that of others.
Gone is the Conservative certainty of reducing taxes to promote businesses’ own investment and growth.