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Posts Tagged: Caroline Johnson MP
Caroline Johnson: Tiers are a tough but necessary step for the country. We must hold our nerve over winter.
With the Government securing 350 million doses of vaccines, and community testing in development, we are starting to win the war against Covid-19.
WATCH: Cummings 4) Caroline Johnson, Party Vice-Chair, says he thinks he’s followed the letter of the law
“He’s of the belief that he’s stuck within the guidance…it does allow for people who have worries about family members”.
The Covid-19 pandemic is one of the greatest crises to face any Government in living memory – but it cannot be fought on the home front alone.
WATCH: Luke Evans, NHS doctor and Tory MP, on self-distancing and self-isolation – what’s the difference?
Conservative MPs who have returned to the NHS front line to help tackle the virus include Maria Caulfield and Caroline Johnson.
The Leader of the Opposition took the chance to do a bit of electioneering by praising Tony Blair’s achievements.
WATCH: PMQs. Caroline Johnson, a supporter of the Prime Minister’s deal, turns on her over the Corbyn talks
She was joined in attacking May’s new position by Julian Lewis, David Jones and Lee Rowley – who, unlike her, have opposed the deal to date.
Yesterday in the Commons. More opponents than supporters of the Prime Minister’s deal on the Conservative backbenchers.
That said, there was more backing for her from her party than some of today’s headlines suggest.
The by-election is a huge opportunity for our party. We should select someone equipped to pick up crucial votes from Labour and UKIP.