And: the Conservatives hide their own manifesto away. The LibDems bungle theirs – which Prince Andrew wrecks anyway. Plus: election night line-ups.
Posts Tagged: Debates
WATCH: “If you want the top job you’ve got to turn up for the interviews.” Hunt throws down the gauntlet.
He wants to debate Johnson in the first two weeks of the contest. “Anytime, anywhere, on live TV.”
Nadhim Zahawi: Johnson and Raab showed their Brexit commitment by resigning. That’s why we need them both in the final.
If we are to win back voters flirting with the Brexit Party, the Party must use this contest to demonstrate its ironclad commitment to leaving in October.
We don’t expect them to be easy for any candidate. But since when was becoming Prime Minister meant to be easy?
Iain Dale: Why is May making her case to 35 million people won’t vote on her deal? And not to the 650 or so who will?
Plus: Keep the Brexit TV debate simple. Giving Allin-Khan and Duncan a piece of my mind. And: Carney – we’ve heard it all before.
It would be a good match. Former Remainer v the former Chair of Vote Leave. No gender war element, either. How about it, Downing Street?
If anything, it’s traditional to reject them.
Christopher Howarth’s Guide to Brexit: Haphazard amendments to the Article 50 Bill don’t help EU citizens in the UK
The issue must be addressed, and it will be. Opposition wrecking efforts are the wrong way to go about it.
The Republican challenger comes out swinging in a bid to put a terrible week behind him.
I would count it a no-score draw. But the setting, the personnel, much of the audience and the tone felt, to me, very London-flavoured.
“There is a contrast between this side of the argument, which is offering hope, and that side of the argument, which is offering nothing but fear.”
The ITV referendum debate. Cameron and Osborne’s deliberate, desperate blue-on-blue attempt to destroy Boris
Sure, a lot of mud is being thrown at them as well as by them. The difference is that it is beginning to look as though throwing it is all they have left in their locker.
He might not get the showdown with Cameron he wants, but the former Welfare Secretary can be a powerful TV performer.
WATCH: Davidson attacks Sturgeon on borrowing – “I’m not sure how £30 billion can be savage and £180 billion can be modest.”
The Scottish leaders’ debate: they clash on the economy.
The Labour leader’s deficiencies in no way reduce the need for the Conservatives to set out an ambitious and trustworthy programme.