Plus: Economics is not enough, two lots of protesters (one in first class travel), and keeping fit at Party Conference.
Posts Tagged: Graham Brady MP
Iain Dale’s 100 most influential people on the Right 2017. May tops it. Davis is second. And Davidson third.
Who would have predicted that Gavin Barwell, having lost his seat and ministerial position, would climb 63 places to number seven?
I want our Party to come out of the process stronger and more adept at campaigning – ready to win.
We pick out five items from it which may be of special interest to our readers and others who will attend.
ConservativeHome’s proposals for Party reform, to avoid a repeat of the miserable snap election result.
There is no case, however, for drift – for the partnership with the firm to carry on as though nothing much has changed since last June’s disappointment.
We now have eleven runners and riders in our Next Tory Leader section…with another 15 candidates standing by. Watch this space.
With the Government’s position more secure, the Conservatives are finally turning to the task of finding out what went so horribly wrong in June – and you can take part.
Two incumbents were re-elected by Tory MPs, and Jenrick joins the Board for the first time.
Iain Dale: Shame on the doctors and lobbies that support the extinction of young human lives. (And, yes: I’m anti-abortion.)
Plus: I was a bit hard on Javid. I have a bit of time for Cable. On May’s modesty and decency. And: ttthhhwwwaaaccckkk!…there goes the ball, straight down the fairway.
He says it’s also her duty “to try to offer a government as resilient as it can be in quite difficult times”.
Adapt to survive. How May must share power with her Cabinet, Tory MPs, Party members and the Commons.
Davidson should have a standing invite to attend Political Cabinet, and be encouraged to speak her mind – on Brexit, the DUP and anything else.
The reality is that most of it will be concentrated on pupils older than 16 – whatever the best age may be at which to select.
Almost six months on from the EU referendum, we present a mini-series on five people who helped to shape the result.
Tim Farron: A plea to Conservative MPs. It’s neither in Britain’s interest nor yours to back May’s grammar school plan
It wasn’t in your manifesto. And as a Liberal Democrat, I speak from experience when I say that letting people down on education can be very, very damaging.