After Gauke did a valiant job defending the Treasury wicket, Cameron no doubt expected a rough ride. He didn’t get one.
Posts Tagged: Liz Kendall MP
Relatively moderate members of the Opposition know that they disagree with the Hard Left, but they have no idea what to do in response.
The decision represented a decisive endorsement of a particular plan – not a return to Tony Blair-style liberal internationalism.
It is the Conservative Party which produced the first ever female MP, the first lesbian leader in Ruth Davidson and the first female Prime Minister in Margaret Thatcher.
CCHQ want to exploit this red dawn to inflict deep damage on the Labour brand that will long outlast the current leadership.
Nick Gibb MP: While we improve key GCSEs, Labour’s leadership candidates have nothing to say about standards
This week, hundreds of thousands of Year 10 pupils will start being taught the new and more rigorous English and maths qualification.
The nearer a Corbyn win gets, the more seriously Tories take it – and the less they like the look of it.
Also: Kendall and Kinnock turn fire on Corbyn; Burnham confirms support for contesting Ulster elections; and former Tory MEP passes on.
“It’s a quite incredible result that we’re facing here, with untold consequences for the Labour Party… this is potentially one of the transformative moments in British politics.”
Either Corbyn wins, and pursues niche crusades, or one of the others wins and is trapped in a party with furious Corbynites.
The other candidates, capitalist lackies, counter-revolutionaries and secret Tories all, are struggling in our poll.
Inside the party or out, the union barons’ tame MPs will be a plague on any leader who attempts to move the party towards the centre.
“The real way we can be an anti-austerity party is having a strong economy, having sound public finances, backing great businesses…”
Yes, it really is spelt like that. Plus: I bet four candidates go through to the London Conservative Mayoral primary, and that Yvette Cooper is Labour’s next leader.
Why and how the Conservatives should work with the Lib Dems in this Parliament.