And: Gove says MPs can sit at weekends to get a deal through. Plus: Brisk business at the bookstall – and the menace of the “offence archaeologists”.
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Sajid Javid: We will make UK the first major economy in the world to end low pay. His speech today: full text
Chancellor Sajid Javid promised an ‘infrastructure revolution’ and an increase in the National Living Wage, in his speech to the Conservative Party conference.
Chancellor Sajid Javid announces an increase in the National Living Wage and a lower age threshold of 21, in his speech to the Conservative Party conference.
You might blame Parliament for the fact that the Prime Minister will have broken his promise but Parliament didn’t force him to make that promise.
Lord Ashcroft’s Conference Diary: Could Tory MPs be whipped to vote that they don’t have confidence…in their own Government?
And: Gigabit broadband will soon be “sprouting like vermicelli”, says Johnson. Plus: Mordaunt’s warnings and Hoey’s heroine’s welcome.
Raab trod gingerly in Heseltine’s footsteps, while the Leader of the House presented the Shakespearean drama of politics.
“It feeds into the narrative that anyone who doesn’t agree with No 10’s position is unpatriotic or an enemy or want the country to surrender.”
“I am not going to discuss a hypothetical situation that may arise if and when the Benn Act were to come into effect.”
Raab, Hancock, Gauke – and a special live edition of the Moggcast. Welcome to ConHome’s Party Conference programme.
CCHQ is insistent that despite today’s vote in the Commons, the event will go ahead next week as planned.
It sets the scene as the Conservative Conference opens by showing what the voters themselves make of the unfolding drama.
Plus: The far left really has captured Labour’s conference; too many Conservatives misunderstand the Supreme Court; and my conference agenda.
Despite the Supreme Court ruling, he still has a fighting chance of gaining an election – and then winning it.
An English Devolution Bill is needed to reignite the process of devolving widespread powers and funding to local areas across the whole country.
Unity of purpose requires debate, compromise and ultimately putting collective interest above self- interest.
Plus: Snubbed by a Remainer. Delighted for Beth Rigby. Tusk japes, May spooks, Francois almost self-combusts. And: is Brexit Brecksit or Breggsit?