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Posts Tagged: Chuka Umunna MP
They will want to ask themselves if they really want to spurn last year’s referendum result and the Party’s manifesto commitment.
Christopher Howarth: Osborne, Umunna and the CBI are offering a bridge to nowhere, not a bridging agreement
Having attacked EEA membership as a bad deal during the referendum, they now pretend it is a good idea in the hope of preventing Brexit.
Sometimes a politician becomes a beloved public figure – it’s happening to one Conservative MP right now.
Interview: The double-hatted Suella Fernandes – both a member of the Government and a pro-Leave group leader
She points to the opportunities to imitate New Zealand agriculture, and to crack down on big businesses which evade tax.
Plus: An idea for May. A quote from YouGov. A cancelled lunch. A headline from the Economist. Could Gove return? And: could Bercow be ousted?
Our guide to the crop of pro-EU organisations that have formed from the ashes of the Stronger In campaign.
“The forecasts have all been proved wrong so far. The IMF, the Bank of England, and the official statistics have all gone back on those forecasts.”
If you interview a Trotskyite, say so. Do not pretend he is simply an academic.
And he quotes ConservativeHome.
The group wants a Hard Brexit. Either way, the Government should move Article 50 before next spring is over.
Plus: Stingy Liberal Democrats. Stupid Owen Smith. And: at the Edinburgh Festival – and why those right-on comedians don’t get life beyond the M25.
Plus: August, the best political month. Thatcher, the best post-war Prime Minister. Off to Any Questions. Off to Edinburgh. And: will I poison an MP?
At the launch of the Lambeth branch of the Corbynite faction, activists, audience members and the Shadow Chancellor made their intentions very clear.
The decision represented a decisive endorsement of a particular plan – not a return to Tony Blair-style liberal internationalism.