Whilst his ministerial reshuffle has been making the headlines, the Prime Minister’s back-office appointments may be just as important to the fate of his government.
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His campaign was slow to start, and sometimes misfired. But he found his voice, is part of a Johnson future – and is back on the up.
It would increase our power to control freedom of movement, plus our laws and finances – and deliver on the referendum result.
Daniel Hannan: That Brexit film works as drama. But it doesn’t as history. I should know. I was there.
The real flaw in Graham’s film was the implication that Vote Leave won by turning the European question into something else.
And here’s the thing: Banks knew it. Farage knew it. But they didn’t care. Their primary objective was to be seen to lead the campaign, not to win it.
The Times tips him to be put in charge of reforming the campaign machine, but he’d be perfectly suited to implement ConservativeHome’s proposed outreach programme.
42 per cent and no majority 3) May should send for winners, having not won herself – and call in the Vote Leave team.
On the anniversary of the EU referendum, the party leadership needs an audit of what went wrong this month, and a plan for the Tory future in this Parliament.
Tina Stowell: The question that voters are asking in this election is – who’s with us, and who’s against us?
Last June’s Brexit vote had less to do with EU membership than a wider discontent with how Britain is governed.
WATCH: “I mean…mmm…er…but, I think…you know…” Blair’s response when challenged to accept the EU referendum result.
The question is put to him by Matthew Elliott of the Legatum Institute, formerly the CEO of Vote Leave.
The most ominous portent for a second poll is that the No campaign has collapsed. It needs rebooting urgently.
The then Prime Minister’s deal was scarely mentioned by either campaign during the referendum – but had a decisive effect on the result none the less.
Almost six months on from the EU referendum, we present a mini-series on five people who helped to shape the result.
The group wants a Hard Brexit. Either way, the Government should move Article 50 before next spring is over.
A new project to hold the Government to account in honouring its pledge that “Brexit means Brexit”.
A committed movement, armed with a strong message and moulded into an effective ground machine won out.