Clearly the Government’s model is flawed. But there is no perfect formula for solving this crisis.
Posts Tagged: Marcus Rashford
Lewis becomes the first Conservative MP to lose the whip during this Parliament. But he may not be the last.
For the Party to take it off him is one thing; for the Government to recast the committee, or try to, would be quite another.
“Dom is a decentraliser,” we were told. “But he’s resistant to decentralising to people who he thinks aren’t up to the job.”
As with Brexit, the fundamentals of the Tory position are much stronger than they may seem to be.
The blue share in the poll of polls hit 43 per cent on June 2 and hasn’t moved the best part of a month later.
Iain Dale: “Winston Churchill gave voice to the nation’s courage and Vera Lynn gave voice to its heart”
Plus: If only the Remainers had behaved like Rashford. And: the lesson I draw from Twitter – “Immer mit der Ruhe”
An election that saw them returned to say yes to Brexit and boosterism leaves Johnson vulnerable to events and reality.
Robert Halfon: The Government was wise to give way to Rashford. Now let him head up the Social Mobility Commission.
Plus: vision from the top for left-behind pupils, a National Education Broadcasting Service, and Alan Turing summer schools.