The former Prime Minister also failed to grasp that Merkel was not going to do anything very much for him.
Posts Tagged: David Cameron MP
Bowman and Westlake’s policy ideas are perfectly compatible with this end, but pitching them as a city and town agenda risks creating a false impression.
He cannot quite bring himself to say that he regrets the referendum that brought him down.
Johnson’s first biographer confesses to feelings of bemusement, even incredulity, at the recent turn of events.
He reproached the advocates of no deal for telling a fairy tale.
Three meetings with the ’22 each year, with no questions allowed, are simply not sufficient. Even Corbyn engages more than this.
The noise that he picks up, with an almost clairvoyant sense, is not that of a queue waiting to vote but of a mob pitching the mighty from their seats.
The task of choosing the final two runners must remain with MPs, who know them better than the members do.
Ministers like Amber Rudd have great difficulty finding able SpAds because the Conservative Research Department, which used to train them, has been destroyed.
Lower interest rates and monetary manipulation have been presented as the solution to our economic woes. But increasingly they create them.
ConservativeHome’s Executive Editor and Barack Obama’s former digital guru discuss the ethics and practicalities of targeted campaigning, on the Week in Westminster.
Profile: Esther McVey, who scares and infuriates Labour by reaching the northerners it has neglected
The Work and Pensions Secretary has a genuine belief in social mobility and is magnificently unabashed under fire.
Peter Franklin: Ruling political tribes 2) The Conservatives. Gove is now in a position to emerge as kingmaker – or, just maybe, as King.
But unless his fully-developed vision of the future can capture heart-and-minds, I’d expect control of the party to stay with the mainstream.
Now that he has made the leap from Chief Whip to Defence Secretary, we republish our Profile from shortly after he transitioned from Team Cameron to Team May.
May encourages Corbyn to take up primeministerial posturing.