What about the impact on domestic violence, with everyone stuck in their own homes? And on those with serious but non-life threatening health problems?
The implications of the crisis are such that Johnson and Sunak need not so much to think outside the box as to trample it to tatters altogether.
The Enterprise Investment Scheme has a crucial role to play in helping British SMEs reach their full potential in the global market.
A series of mini-deal, plus unilateral preparations by the UK, mean that most of the building blocks for a managed No Deal are already in place.
Parents could choose to stretch childcare payments over time whilst they continue earning the salary they deserve.
Plus: Cox, another possible. Plus 15 names in total. Women for May. And: I will make sure the Treasury backtracks on the loan charge scandal.
Troublingly, such concerns are the basis for the most unpopular provisions in the Withdrawal Agreement.
The myth has it that there never was such a plan – in fact, DexEU had a proposal to fulfil its promise of no ‘hard border’ while still overseeing a proper customs regime.
When I asked freight experts at a Treasury Select Committee hearing if we still had enough time, they said: “You would have to get a hell of a wiggle on.”
These steps will improve the efficiency and competitiveness of the UK’s international trade, whatever the outcome of the Article 50 negotiations.
Those continuing the Remain campaign represent a minority. The Prime Minister understands that the people have spoken, and that now there is no turning back.
Unless we change how we think, speak and apply lower taxes, the Labour cry of ‘tax cuts for the rich’ will remain a powerful slogan.
Too often it seems as though our perimeters are seen as a problem to be patched-up rather than an asset to be fully modernised.
Why wouldn’t we want to have world class customs systems, cutting edge digital border controls and resilient road infrastructure?
The difference between us and the Labour is that we deal with the world and reality as it is – not as some utopia we would like it to be.