“What she was saying was we’re going to have an investment-led economy,” the Labour leader tells Peston, in an interesting redefinition of Rayner’s phrase.
People will not accept any arrangement that isn’t funded through the tax system and free at the point of use. So we have to find a way of making the current model work.
Even the hard Left now admit that the claim that people are happy to pay more is hollow. Their answer? Harness the politics of envy and division.
Constituency parties can be so much more than cogs in the national machine – let’s empower them to play their part tackling local problems and poverty.
“We need to give it its own clear funding stream that is then permanently separate. For all its flaws, is almost the only bit of the British state that is genuinely loved.”
Since I last surveyed the political landscape in 2013 and 2014, some ruling tribes have been cast down, and some formerly lost tribes have risen to rule.
There is no other Party for people who believe in our country, welcome freedom, value meritocracy, and want to live in a society where hard work is rewarded.
The Conservatives need to support genuine allies – such as savers, home owners, small businesses, and the armed forces.
Iran’s demonstrators are asking for reform, and all democrats should openly support their goals.
Despite having fewer MPs, and despite all the talk of fighting back online, the Opposition is still much more active on the social platform.
His opponents have not been lax about emphasising his previous support for the regime immiserating Venezuela, but it hasn’t cut through with British voters.
The full force of policy and how it is communicated will need to be wrapped in an overarching theme of securing a bright future for the country after Brexit.
He has now declared there will be an election soon and he “will probably win”. Might he be getting too cocky?
I joined the Conservatives six months after this year’s general election, with a vision to help us progress in the area of social equality.
To date she has steered clear of the phrase, but it should be core to the work of any government which wants all Britons to fulfil their potential.