Party member opinion on the negotiations is clearly at the harder end of the spectrum on independence and economics – though not invariably on immigration.
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Though if May moves Philip Hammond, or seeks to, she is also likely to move Boris Johnson, or try to.
Alex Morton: Cycling is over-hyped, motorists are under-supported. This Government should be on their side.
May should have cut fuel duty pre-election – and longer term, we will need to switch to taxing congestion.
Interview: The double-hatted Suella Fernandes – both a member of the Government and a pro-Leave group leader
She points to the opportunities to imitate New Zealand agriculture, and to crack down on big businesses which evade tax.
He warns the House of Lords that amending the Article 50 Bill would exceed their constitutional remit.
The group wants a Hard Brexit. Either way, the Government should move Article 50 before next spring is over.
Howard Flight: The City can flourish after Brexit – and the EEA option is the safest means of ensuring this happens
Continental Europe needs the financial services of London just as much, if not more, than London needs its financial exports to Continental Europe.
The people want a respectful, decent and honest referendum on the EU. Some in Government are failing to live up to that standard.
It felt more like a pre-election than a post-election one – and was shot through by a sense of the Chancellor’s political mortality.
The Chancellor was a commanding figure, Jeremy Corbyn could do nothing to spoil things for him, and Andrew Tyrie will now check whether the figures add up.
Rather than futile attempts to make Google pay it stop punishing other firms with this outdated tax.
The campaign to quit the EU lacks charismatic faces to put up against the Prime Minister, three former premiers and well-known business figures.
And I’m having none of that nonsense about Dry January.
Geoffrey Howe is dead. The man who helped to bring Thatcher down, but who helped to make Thatcherism possible
The fervent believer in the European project was also an early advocate of market economics. We send our commiserations to his widow and family.
He has set out stringent red lines as the bare minimum to even consider staying in the EU. It’s hard to see the renegotiation securing them.