Could more spending bring the economy back quicker? Wouldn’t it be more cost-effective to ensure public finances are on a sustainable footing?
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Phoebe Griffith: To end austerity finally, Johnson needs more than a quick splash of populist spending
The third piece in our series this week about what the Conservative Manifesto should look like.
His TUC account of the harm that some businesses can do should be balanced by one of the good that more do – and by projecting a personal theology of wealth creation.
My constituents would accept an appropriate level of tax but they resent being lectured by those for whom taxation can never be high enough.
Lesley Rankin: Conservatives cannot afford to ignore the call, by Welby and others, for fundamental economic reform
It is little wonder that young people are turning away from the Right when they find it so difficult to make their way in the world.
Transport for the North can now set its own priorities and make its own plans – but Westminster must devolve more powers to allow it to reach its full potential.
This will mean that the Party must enter uncomfortable territory and embrace taxes on wealth and inheritance.
Gove’s proposals are a welcome first step, but a truly radical programme must have a much broader scope than jails alone.
This agenda has never been put to the electoral test, whilst the traditionalist strategy can be seen to have had limitations.
The nub of his case is that the long-term future of the Union is more important than this election campaign – which is, by its nature, short-term.
It’s not only lower than it used to be, but it’s declined faster than turnout among other age groups. Which prompts a question: whose politics is this?