The more centralised her decision-making became, the less control over events she actually had.
Posts Tagged: George Osborne
Johnson’s August 4) Who would run an election campaign? After yesterday’s Government defeat, the question is pressing.
If the campaign management were outsourced, as recently, who would take it on? And if it weren’t, could CCHQ really cope?
The Conservatives have achieved much in school reform, but there is still a lot more to do.
Mark Harper: If the Conservative Party is not the party of sound money, then what on earth are we for?
Between them, the two remaining candidates have already clocked up tax and spending promises of around £51 billion per year.
Interview. Johnson says that every member of his Cabinet must sign up to Britain leaving the EU on 31st October – deal or no deal
The front runner on extension, Scotland, that Islamophobia inquiry, wrestling naked with Hunt – and taking a Trollope to bed in Downing Street.
Britain Beyond Brexit, a New Conservative Vision for a New Generation, is published today by the CPS.
EU VAT harmonisation rules require tampons and other sanitary products to be taxed at a minimum of five per cent.
The anti-business, anti-private property trajectory is doing it just as much damage – as exemplified in the field of housing and rent.
Our new group, Conservatives in Communications, aims to help the Party rediscover the art of selling itself and its work.
Good luck to every Conservative standing for election today. Let us hope that in future much more power is devolved to the roles you are competing for.
The row over his sacking is a sign of a Party pulled in different directions by the way politics works – and by culture wars. Now a new competitor is knocking at the door.
Interview – Davies & McVey. They back May’s deal. “I don’t try to persuade Esther that she shouldn’t do something, and she doesn’t persuade me that I should do something.”
“We’ve both been on a very different journey…our views have aligned.”
“We’re having to be engaged in this because our duty is governance – our duty is the medium and longer term.”
William Keegan’s memoir describes with ebullient good humour how he covered half a century of bad news.
There is a strong case for altering the balance of welfare spending between working people and those retired.