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Posts Tagged: John McDonnell MP
How will Corbynomics work in practice? And how much will it really cost?
George Freeman: We need a new Chairman and team at CCHQ to lead a radical programme of Conservative renewal
Let’s have Policy Board outside of the constraints of the Government machine – and a commission on what Britain should look like post-Brexit.
My new project takes inspiration from Teddy Roosevelt, who saved American capitalism from itself.
WATCH: Wallace – Capitalism saves lives, that’s why the failure to make the popular case for it is so dangerous
ConservativeHome’s Executive Editor on the damage done when businesses let down customers and politicians abandon important principles.
Not only would many borrowers feel pain, but the Opposition might well be tempted to seize the chance to pile on the pressure.
Provision for No Deal is in the Conservative manifesto. A vote against it would thus be one of confidence.
It follows that any Tory MP voting with Corbyn would thus be deprived of the whip, and ineligible to stand as a Party candidate in any election that followed.
The Shadow Chancellor believes that the House of Commons will force the Government to secure a deal.
No experiments! That is the reassuring message out of Manchester.
The Chancellor took aim at Corbyn’s 1970s Marxism.
Iain Dale: Pull yourselves together, Johnson, Hammond – the whole squabbling lot of you. Or we’ll have Corbyn in Downing Street.
Plus: The Labour leader’s other Brighton speech: “It was a full-blown Marxist rant. Put up taxes. Employers are evil. You know the sort of thing. They lapped it up.”
Andrew Gimson’s conference sketch: the Moses of Finsbury Park is ready to lead his people into the promised land
Corbyn thinks he is about to carry all before him, and conveys a kind of hubris.
There were no Momentum mugs left. “Everything we had has gone ‘just like that’. Do keep checking the website, though”.
His reforms will cripple his MPs and are a posthumous triumph for Tony Benn’s belief in extra-Parliamentary action.
The new PFI policy is a classic example.