It is dawning on them that they may have underestimated him. Hence the newly hysterical note in their denunciations.
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So we’ve had NHS, policing and immigration plans from Johnson. Stand ready for a schools spending pledge.
He committed during the leadership election contest to raise it to £5000 per pupil – and level up outside London.
We concede that this is a question to which the Prime Minister himself may not yet have an answer.
Povide fair police funding, back Crossrail 2 but reject a third runway at Heathrow. Also guarantee the rights of the one million EU nationals living in the capital.
Lessons endure from my polling study of our new Prime Minister, carried out six years ago when he was London’s Mayor.
The new Prime Minister will inherit the worst political legacy in living memory – with the very barest of working majorities.
James Frayne: The new Prime Minister won’t triumph on Leave votes alone. Here’s how he can win some Remain supporters over.
The NHS, the environment, childcare: the creative energies of Team Johnson must be poured into new policies for these.
Patrick Spencer: Some advice for the new Conservative leader. Stick to these three ideas to boost productivity.
The new Chancellor should stick to the basics of cutting taxes, spending more on education and rebalancing growth outside of London.
Driving landlords out of business would not help tenants. We need more choice and competition by increasing supply.
New tower blocks being proposed in the capital seem designed to be as assertive and architecturally antisocial as possible.
His passion for social justice was reinforced by a visit to Michaela Community School – of which I was Chairman of Governors.
Raising national insurance, fewer “sin taxes”, public sector pay rises, more schools spending – all are part of his programme.
Confessions of use in their youth by politicians raises the case for controlled legalisation – at least of ‘soft’ substances, if not yet of hard ones.
There is a threat of London-wide pay as you drive road charge, to fix the damage the Mayor’s done to Transport for London’s finances.
Chloe Westley: Khan poses, tweets and postures – while London is ravaged by four murders in four days
As the Mayor tours TV studios to express his disapproval of Trump and Brexit, our capital city suffers.