A pattern is beginning to form below the Defence Secretary, with Truss, Zahawi and Trevelyan coming in variously at second, third and fourth.
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The Home Secretary’s reticence in publicly backing the Prime Minister reflects concern from those enforcing the law about defending those seen to break it.
Murty recognises that her tax arrangements “offended” a “sense of fair play”, he says.
Chancellor “has been a remarkable force for good”, according to policing minister.
Meanwhile, Johnson is out of negative ratings for the first time in three months – and in comparative mid-table safety.
It will deliver the necessary tools to defend the public from a broad range of harms and deliver justice for victims.
Johnson is still in negative ratings, though less so, and Sunak’s score is at its lowest since he became Chancellor.
And Ministers associated with support for Covid restrictions suffer noticeable falls in their scores.
House price growth is driving many Londoners to move out. The Mayor is failing to respond to this – or to the other challenges we face.
Truss top, Wallace second, Sunak down, Gove up – and Johnson sixth from bottom in our post-shuffle Cabinet League Table
There is a willingness to give the new Cabinet a chance, but nervousness about the country’s economic prospects and the Party’s strategic direction.
Among them are: what does he do about economic policy? Who runs Downing Street? And: what about the Home and Foreign Offices?
Iain Dale: 400,000 police records have gone. In the Blair years, home secretaries were forced to resign over less.
Plus: Where have Allegra Stratton’s live press conferences got to? And why I hate Twitter.
Andrew Haldenby: Cameron was right to bury Labour’s targets regime. Johnson shouldn’t now seek to resurrect it.
If Ministers don’t trust the police to use the extra officers, why did they decide to recruit them in the first place?
Marc Jones: Sobriety tags on offenders who commit crimes while under the influence of alcohol can makes us safer
There is no doubt that innovation is needed to tackle a problem which is a blight on communities across the UK.
Javid is Chancellor. Tugendhat, Foreign Secretary. May, Home Secretary. Introducing the Alternative Cabinet.
The real one is widely and correctly dismissed as weak. So we’ve had a go at assembling a stronger team. Here is the result.