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Posts Tagged: Conservative Party
LISTEN: “There are pressing problems within the Conservative grassroots” – Wallace on the Week in Westminster
Our Executive Editor discusses disillusioned members, internal democracy, and allegations of UKIP infiltration on BBC Radio Four.
The Party’s Chief Executive has briefed the Cabinet that there are insufficient funds to fight a snap General Election. How bare is the cupboard?
Jon Davis and John Rentoul’s new book contains valuable material, but cannot efface Iraq, or the former Prime Minister’s self-righteousness.
Andrew Gimson’s Commons sketch: Tory MPs decide this is not the right evening to defenestrate the PM
But there was also a sense, outside the meeting of the 1922 Committee, that the revolution has only been postponed.
He argues that the country needs a clear majority in order to avoid “constitutional chaos” during the next phase of the negotiations, and an election may not provide one.
Andrew Gimson’s Commons sketch: How the news of the Prime Minister’s departure reached the waiting press
Where Thatcher’s leadership once hung in the balance, May promised to go.
The Prime Minister finds herself threatened, like Lord North, with the role of scapegoat for a failed policy.
…and contrast it with their achievements in office.
The Party has sent out restrictive advice on the rules to all local officers – “strange” advice which some Associations, at least, are ignoring.
Ashfield, Bolsover, Colne Valley, Leeds North West, Portsmouth South, Sefton Central, and Wrexham are seeking would-be MPs.
Our goal is to build links between our Party and the Afghan diaspora, as well as stronger international connections.
Andrew Gimson’s Commons sketch: May threatens to drive everyone over a cliff, then offers a concession
The Prime Minister lives to fight another day, and with a bit of help from Labour she could still get her deal through.
“Ignore the naysayers, ignore the doom-mongers. Ignore those who keep talking us down.” – Tugendhat’s Spring Forum speech
“Yes, there are challenges…but this is a moment for imaginative thinking.” Read his full foreign policy analysis.
“Everything really depends on whether either of the two major parties, the Conservatives or the Labour Party, can put themselves back together.