The internal and external threats to the integrity of our elections have intensified, but the regulator responsible does not appear to have upped its game in response.
The Opposition is still pursuing its strategy of deliberate ambiguity – while committing to a policy it knows to be “bollocks”.
The referendum transferred from MPs themselves the decision as to whether to remain in or leave the EU and – with it, to regain our freedom to make our own laws.
Votes would come flooding back into UKIP and, perhaps more importantly, to independent candidates that campaign on the “You Lied” platform.
It looks to be the least bad medium-term means of settling the future of abortion laws in Northern Ireland.
The time has come for her to show leadership and follow through on the clear instruction of the British people to leave the EU.
The attempt by some Remainers to frame the negotiation as ‘how can we achieve the closest possible relationship with the EU?’ is disingenuous, and should be strongly rebutted.
And most EU member states haven’t spent nearly enough time really thinking what the future relationship between the UK and EU should look like, either.
The DUP’s Westminster Leader says the Irish border issue is being exploited by people who want “to thwart leaving the EU if they can”.
The one-time Transport Secretary is accused of turning into “the crazier, shoutier end of Twitter” and going “a bit Paul Mason”.
Wishful thinking is a risky thing to indulge – it can lead people not to ask sufficiently tough questions to test the things that they are told.
A response to Paul Goodman’s recent article arguing that opponents of Leave should accept that spending didn’t swing the referendum – since Remain spent more.
The evidence points to a thriving City, and so I will continue to talk up our financial sector as the best game in town.
“It is not about Remain or Leave,” the Observer journalist replies – while notably failing to say “yes”.
“We do have to work collectively…Owen [Smith] has made it clear he’s not prepared to abide by the collective responsibility principle,” notes the Shadow Transport Secretary.