While the responsibilities of government must be shouldered, there’s no doubting the need for a time of renewal – one as profound as in any period of opposition.
But he says the way the Chancellor presented the OBR’s growth figures was “interesting”.
May’s damaged authority is having a beneficial side-effect – namely, freeing Tory MPs to think aloud about the Party’s future.
Plus: investment increasing, Heseltine declining. Listen to Farage – especially if you disagree with him. And: Activate sounds like dermatological face cream.
The campaign has exposed weaknesses in the CCHQ machine. A new broom is required. But May has sent for the old one.
Far from trying to re-fight the battles of 2016 and perpetuate Leave-Remain divisions, most voters are now keen to embrace Britain’s post-EU future.
Well, it’s been quite a week, hasn’t it?
It’s still winnable, but there are warning signs for the wider Party and its leadership.
Extending the window from five years to ten would preserve the benefits whilst removing the threat of a legislative “cliff edge”.
Housing, roads and networks are three priorities for the Autumn Statement.
The number of new members has surged since the EU referendum – and our columnist Andrew Kennedy has the low-down on who they are.
Corbyn is hopeless in many ways, but he has boosted Labour’s membership to half a million. We need to be ready to counter that.
By delaying the result until September, the Party Board believes it is a good idea for the United Kingdom to drift, rudderless, for another two months. Crisis, what crisis, eh?
The former is better qualified to be Prime Minister. The latter is the candidate that members want in the final.
“On some days I have felt closer to Leave.”