He never resolved his conflict between being brought up to repress his emotions and as a politician having to express them.
Posts Tagged: Ed Balls
Richard Graham: We failed to make the case for business in June. We must do so once again at Party Conference – and after.
Conservative values underpin what it can achieve – whether in apprenticeships, manufacturing exports, jobs or contributions to good causes.
The Chancellor sounded as if he was auditioning for a role in the Christmas panto.
The cranky Labour leader only got his chance because the Conservatives first beat Miliband and Balls.
To appease furious Labour voters, Balls urges a Remain vote AND free movement curbs. Good luck with that one!
As the referendum vote looms, Corbyn’s party is caught on immigration in a trap of its own devising.
Plus: Thank you for the three bottles of vintage wine…but you forgot to enclose a note with your name. Christmas, eh?
The heart of the heart of Osbornomics is reducing past excess in order to invest in our future.
The Tories ousted Ed Balls and the Liberal Democrats managed to return two seats, but otherwise this region was a low-scoring draw for the main parties.
Mrs Clooney stole the show by saying nothing, while Osborne looked solemn at the thought of budgeting for the whole country.
The Tory general election campaign was far too cautious. We need to become an irreverent, confident and bullish force.
The Prime Minister repeatedly condemned the official Opposition for being “enemies of aspiration”.
The former apprentice and Conservative candidate for Pontefract says that Labour’s caricature of the Party is a ploy to keep the North and people down.
It was Balls who assisted in devising the Five Tests – and all the rest of the shamanistic show that was devised to keep Britain well and truly out.
So we are back at the Palace of Varieties with far more MPs than expected – and relatively few casualties.
Miliband and Balls have an alliance of shared weakness