Let’s have Policy Board outside of the constraints of the Government machine – and a commission on what Britain should look like post-Brexit.
Its poll rating is 40 per cent or so, the economy is growing, and an election isn’t due until 2022. A sense of perspective is essential – for all the Government’s weaknesses.
“But if something does go wrong, there aren’t any clear procedures of where someone would go to.”
Perhaps we will never be able to return it to political control, but decisions like this must be made more accountable to ministers, businesses, and consumers.
I would propose that we pay a total of €12 billion as our “divorce bill” – even if there’s no FTA. But subject to three conditions.
Failing to help them transition to civilian life is not only a betrayal of those who serve, but a huge waste of their skills and expertise.
Some employers have been doing very nicely out of labour which puts up with low pay, poor conditions and little flexibility in their hours.
The Prime Minister must explain today how reforming the system will deliver more gains for workers and familes than tearing it up.
Employment, taxation, and three environment are three areas where we can show the Tory agenda is bigger than Brexit.
Nearly everything believed to exercise Labour more than the Tories was also named more often as a priority for “me and my family” than for Britain as a whole.
The Government must highlight its achievements and spell out how it will build on them, or the public will stop listening.
They include both the working class vote being up for grabs…and the Party adapting to the changing nature of modern Britain.
Voters aren’t focusing on the constitution, but on the SNP’s record in Government. We must be ready to capitalise on this by telling then the truth.
The Government must do much more to promote universities, apprenticeships and FE colleagues equally to ensure that young people get the skills they need.
This Government must be about more than Brexit, and there are a range of practical steps we can and should take straight away.