Without sufficient staff and resources, governors will find it impossible to deliver the programmes prisoners need to avoid recidivism.
Posts Tagged: Elizabeth Truss MP
But her decision and other recent ones also raise the question of whether Ministers really hold sway in their own departments.
The Ministry of Justice is hers now, not Gove’s, so she must make her own plan.
The drop is best explained by the Chancellor’s well-reported stress on a Brexit settlement as close to single market membership as can be found.
Our Party member readers give the new top team an emphatic vote of confidence.
Iain Dale: Cecil showed it to a Norwich North lady. And she exclaimed: “Just look at the purple head on that!”
Plus: May’s first PMQs. Splash! Olive trees in view. Plosh! Ministers reshuffled. Splurge! Cameroons fired. Whoosh! P.S: Time for another dip in my Spanish pool…
Plus: I tip him as Brexit Secretary, and just look what happens next.
How Cameron can bind up the Party’s wounds post-election.
Our Cabinet league table. Cameron’s ratings go negative. Boris’s are the lowest on record. Feelings are running high in the Tory family.
Leave supporters mark Remain Ministers down. Remain supporters mark Leave Ministers down. Gove heads the table on our lowest top score ever.
Plus: Sir Simon Bowie, Soames on a diet, the Trussette on manoeuvres, tiger nannies, and Proud to be Out. And: Time for Liders to get his British Empire Medal.
From Reggie to Dessie: It’s Mike Penning as Father Christmas – and carols led by Dr Coffey on a karaoke machine
Plus: Boris’s party is raided by the Vice and Drugs Squads. The Home Secretary says it was “a police operational decision”
The Prime Minister and the Chancellor will undoubtedly now be brooding about means of getting the Home Secretary out of the Home Office.
Plus: Tracey Crouch gets a women’s rugby team to bar the Chancellor. And: a new Tory One-Night-Stand dating app called Blue on Blue…
Nicky Morgan’s leadership ambitions and next week’s Conservative Conference give us the chance to hold a snap review.
The SNP are trying to provoke noisy confrontations to deepen divisions they can exploit. Patience and politeness should be our weapons.