The PM was unable to play his natural game of ridiculing the prigs, but did point out that his policies show every sign of succeeding.
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The former Brexit Secretary quotes Leo Amery’s call to Chamberlain “You have sat there too long for all the good you have done, in the name of God go.”
Profile: Steve Baker, Christian Conservative, ERG organiser, small stater – and thorn in Johnson’s side
Baker has infuriated some Tories, but others regard him as the rising hope of the stern unbending Austrian economists.
The province’s immediate future risks becoming enmeshed in her leadership ambitions – and Conservative reactions to them.
The Chancellor and Home Secretary need to ensure our overseas aid and asylum policies are generous and humane.
Andrew Gimson’s conference sketch. Davis says the Conservative Party is going to have to have a big argument about economic policy.
He says “our history is the history of freedom”, which includes the freedom to rebel when you think the Government is getting it wrong.
The former Brexit Secretary, civil libertarian and vocal campaigner discusses international development in turbulent times and modern Conservatism.
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Interview with Kwasi Kwarteng: “My job is to make us not lose sight of the fact that we are Conservatives”
He says that road haulage interests are trying to revive the pre-Brexit economy – but that the Government will stand firm for higher wages.
WATCH: The Online Safety Bill – ‘It’s a good example of the best intentions leading to the worst outcomes’
David Davis says “the way the Government has done it will go spectacularly wrong.”
Most of the action has been over Covid-related divisions. And most of the dissenters are from older intakes.
Davis: Conservative Party loans and donations to the Party leader should require approval in advance
We’re told that such approval from the Finance Committee is sought only for donations, not loans – “which don’t count as expenditure”.
The Government won the division during yesterday’s consideration of the Trade Bill by 18 votes.
Henry Hill: As the election looms, the tide seems finally to be turning against the Scottish Nationalists
A string of polls have found both the SNP falling short of an overall majority and the Union outpolling independence.
It’s clearer than ever that the Scottish Government is covering things up. But that is likely not enough to bring down Sturgeon before May’s elections.