Our series continues with a look at another key region, which offers a decent clutch of targets to either Labour or the Conservatives on a good night.
Posts Tagged: Esther McVey
Continuing our ConservativeHome series on the key contests in each region or nation.
The selections in the two Tory-held seats to date have both been won by women; and there is at least one woman on the shortlist of every such seat yet to select.
Shortlists for Westmorland & Lonsdale, and Birmingham Edgbaston. Plus selections including Barrow & Furness, Ealing Central & Acton, Clwyd South and more.
She defeated Katherine Fletcher and Cllr Alex Williams outright on the first round of voting.
The former Wirral West MP and Minister for Employment completes the shortlist, alongside Katherine Fletcher and Cllr Alex Williams.
Clark Vasey: Eagle now calls out the Hard Left for thuggery. But she said nothing when the target was Esther McVey.
Wirral West saw probably the nastiest, most personalised campaign of last year’s General Election.
The challenge to a Party that holds not a single seat in Merseyside.
She knows about work, and is unembarrassed to talk about it, because her family arrived from Uganda with nothing.
In the aftermath of the election, we revisit our regional profiles to see how the parties fared compared to expectations.
The long-term effects of Osborne’s slash-and-burn approach to welfare are less certain than IDS’s more considered approach.
By Paul Goodman Oral questions in the Commons is changing its tone and nature, at least as far as Communities… Read more »