Voters habitually opt for parties of the Right when times are tough, only to ditch them for the Left once there’s money to spare. But now populists seek to break the cycle.
Posts Tagged: Canadian Conservatives
Sarah Ingham: Shame on Ministers for their nasty, braying – and counter-productive – bullying of Corbyn
Hilton is right: Labour’s leader may never be Prime Minister, but he’s re-engaging people in politics. Can the Conservatives really say the same?
He became Prime Minister in 2006, improved his position in 2008 and won a majority in 2011. A video series tribute to Conservative government in Canada for almost 10 years.
“As long as I am Prime Minister…Canada will take that stand.”
“What I see is people who are excited about the opportunities and possibilities of the new land they’re in.”
“Tonight’s result is not the one we had hoped for, but the people are never wrong.”
Priti Patel, Alok Sharma, Shailesh Vara – all have played a part in the big push among Indian-origin voters. It needs more money and support.
If we learn the correct lessons, the experience of Canadian Conservatives can guide us in how to heal the Right.
Canada’s 1980 No vote to independence wasn’t the end – it was the start of years of chaos and realignment. Study it closely.
The Conservative Party has a serious problem among ethnic minority voters – but the Baroness doesn’t have the right solutions.
Thanks to Jason Kenney, they started off with low-cost, emotive policies for each community – opening the door for the broader Conservative message.
We suffer today from the short-termist decisions of Tories decades ago. How will we leave a better political inheritance?
In nearly every constituency, if not all of them, the best way to keep Labour out is to vote Conservative.
By Matthew BarrettFollow Matthew on Twitter Several Anglosphere counties are in the process of implementing climate change policies that mean… Read more »
One man confronted a whole hemisphere for Britain and the Falkland Islanders. It wasn’t Barack Obama. It was Stephen Harper. Friend of Israel. Low tax conservative. Social conservative. All round good man.
By Tim MontgomerieFollow Tim on Twitter It is one year since Stephen Harper won his first majority as Prime Minister… Read more »